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Puerto Varas travel guide

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You're Going to Love Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas is a picturesque town on the shores of Lago Llanquihue in south central Chile. Overlooked by the snow-capped volcanoes of Calbuco and Osorno, it is a favorite destination for independent travelers and lovers of adventure sports.

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Puerto Varas has an oceanic climate with mild summers and cold, wet winters. Most visitors arrive in summer and the town is very quiet in winter.

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Where to Stay in Puerto Varas

Hostel Margouya Patagonia on Purisima is a good hostel in a traditional, centrally located building. Gran Hotel Colonos del Sur on Del Salvador offers luxury rooms in a lakeside location with views of the volcano.

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Shopping Streets

Del Salvador is the main shopping street, with stores selling outdoor clothing, sports goods, fashion, and local crafts.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Puerto Varas is priced at CLP$675 and a dozen eggs are CLP$1.540.

Where to Eat in Puerto Varas

La Gringa on Imperial serves good American-style food, with mains from CLP3,500. Casavaldes on Santa Rosa serves Chilean seafood with mains from CLP$5,300.