Lago Pehoe

Mountain Peaks ofTorres del Paine National Park

Located at the southern end of Chile, at the edge of the Andes Mountains, Lago Pehoe is a spectacular sight. The scenic lake is visited by thousands every year-most of them visitors to the larger Torres del Paine National Park.…

Lake Llanquihuech

Viewing Osorno Volcano from Pier

One of the largest lakes in South Chile, Lake Llanquihue (Lago Llanquihue in Spanish) covers over 200,000 acres. This picturesque lake, second only in size to General Carrera Lake, lies in the shadow of magnificent conical Osorno Volcano. Surrounded by…

Lake Todos los Santos

Osorno Volcano from Petrohue River

One of the crown jewels in Chile’s glittering Lake District is Lake Todos los Santos. This huge, nearly 43,000-acre lake, although off the beaten path, is one of the primary destinations for tourists in Chilean Patagonia. Part of an old…

Lago General Carrera

Marble Caves of Lago General Carrera

Indisputably one of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders, the Marble Cathedral of Lago General Carrera is one that most people will never see. This large turquoise lake is in the Patagonia region of Chile and crosses the border into…

Lago O’Higginsch

Lago O'Higgins Panoramic

Reaching Lago O’Higgins on the Chile/Argentina border takes some effort. Lago O’Higgins is known as Lago San Martin on the Argentina side. Located in the Patagonian Aisen (or Aysen) Region, Lago O’Higgins is the deepest lake in the Americas. With…

Lake Villarrica

Sunset at Lake Villarrica

Lake Villarrica in Chile shares its name with one of Chile’s most active volcanoes on its southern shore and a city on its western shore. All three combine to make the area one of the top tourist destinations in Chile…