Bariloche Argentina: Itinerary, Shopping, Hotels, Breweries and Map

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Bariloche Argentina: Itinerary, Shopping, Hotels, Breweries and Map

Bariloche is located in the province of Río Negro in the Argentine Patagonia region. It is a destination with the lush natural beauty of mountains and lakes and offers excellent accommodation options and delicious cuisine.

If you are planning your trip, check out our suggested itinerary, tour tips, places to shop, hotels, breweries, chocolate boutiques, and more.

Bariloche 4-Day Itinerary

Day 1 in Bariloche

Day 1 in BarilochePhoto Credit: Hector Ramon Perez

Start your first day in Bariloche by visiting the points of the famous “chico circuit”.

The Cerro Campanario is the first stop, from where you can get spectacular 360° views of the lakes and mountains. The second stop is Punto Panorámico, which offers beautiful views of the lake and the luxurious Llao Llao Hotel. The last stop on the circuit is San Eduardo Parish, located in front of Puerto Pañuelo, from where the boats depart for trips and excursions to the surrounding islands and lakes.

In the afternoon explore the civic center, the central area of the city that houses many stores, restaurants, cafes, and chocolate boutiques.

End the day by visiting the Museo del Chocolate Havanna (open every day from 10:00 AM to 7:30 PM).

Day 1 – What to Visit in Bariloche – Summary

Day 2 in Bariloche

Day 2 in BarilochePhoto Credit: Manuel Cortina

On the second day in Bariloche start by visiting Cerro Catedral, an icon of the city that combines sports and nature. The site has 1,200 hectares for winter sports with more than 60 runs for all levels.

Even if you visit Bariloche outside of the winter season, the place is worth a visit as it offers panoramic views, trekking possibilities, and mountain cuisine.

In the afternoon, go to the Cerveza Patagonia – Microcervecería Bariloche brewery.

Day 2 – What to Visit in Bariloche – Summary

Day 3 in Bariloche – 7 Lakes Route Tour

Day 3 in Bariloche - 7 Lakes Route TourPhoto Credit: Miguel Tejerina

On the third day, take a trip along the 7 Lakes Route to charming San Martín de los Andes. It is a must-do tour at any time of the year.

The tour goes along Route 40 and includes stops at lakes Correntoso, Espejo, Escondido, Villarino and Falkner, Machónico, and Lácar.

The tour lasts approximately 10 hours from Bariloche.

Day 3 – What to Visit – Summary

Day 4 in Bariloche

Day 4 in BarilochePhoto Credit: Agustin Gorordo Coggiola

Start the fourth day in Bariloche by taking a sailing trip on Lake Nahuel Huapi.

After the lake tour, head to the Cerro Otto cable car tourist complex for awe-inspiring panoramic views. The place has a revolving confectionery, a panoramic deck, and handicraft stores. There are trekking and hiking possibilities with specialized guides, and during the winter, it is possible to hike with snowshoes and ski bunda.

Day 4 – What to Visit in Bariloche – Summary

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Shopping in Bariloche

  • Galería del SolMitre 340, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
  • Chocolates Rapa NuiMitre 202, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 1:00 AM, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 AM. Website: rapanui.com.ar.
  • El Reino de los ChocolatesMitre 301, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Website: elreinodeloschocolates.com.
  • MamuschkaMitre 298, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 8:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Website: www.mamuschka.com.
  • Almacén de Vinos Ángel Gallardo 652, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, and Saturday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
  • Nativo CuerosMitre 281, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday from 10:00 AM to 9:30 PM.
  • Summit = The North Face & Patagonia & BurtonQuaglia 274, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 9:30 AM to 9:30 PM.
  • MontagneMitre 60, R8400AHB San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Website: www.montagne.com.ar.

Breweries in Bariloche

  • Cerveza Patagonia – Microcervecería Bariloche Chico, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM. Website: www.cervezapatagonia.com.ar.
  • Cervecería La CruzNilpi 789, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday from 5:30 PM until 2:00 AM, Saturday and Sunday from 5:30 PM until 3:00 AM.
  • Cervecería Pueblo Exequiel Bustillo Km 5177 8400, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Thursday from 12:30 pm to midnight, Friday from 1 pm to midnight, Saturday and Sunday from 12:30 pm to midnight.
  • Antares – Ada María Elflein 47, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 6:00 PM to 2:00 AM.
  • Cervecería BachmannVice Adm. O’Connor 1348, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday from noon to midnight, Friday and Saturday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 AM, and Sunday from 6:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Website: bachmann.com.ar.
  • Cervecería Artesanal LowtherMitre 1160, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Thursday from 6:00 PM to 1:00 AM, Friday and Saturday from 6:00 PM to 2:00 AM, and Sunday from 6:00 PM to 1:00 AM.

Where to Eat in Bariloche

  • Alberto’s BowlingVillegas 347, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM and from 8 PM to 12:00 AM. Website: www.elbolichedealberto.com.ar.
  • Weiss FamilyVice Adm. O’Connor 401, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM. Website: www.weiss.com.ar.
  • La Fonda del TíoMitre 1130, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday from 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM and from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM.
  • La Alpina RestaurantFrancisco Pascasio Moreno 98, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 12:30 to 23:30.
  • La MarmiteBartolome Mitre 329, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday from noon to midnight, and Sunday from 8:00 am to midnight. Website: lamarmite.com.ar.
  • La Casa de la Hamburguesa Bariloche Belgrano24 de Septiembre 210, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM and from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM.
  • La Casita Restaurant BarilocheQuaglia 342 R8400, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM and from 8:00 PM to 11:30 PM.
  • Girula Pizza & PastaSan Martín 496, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM and from 7:30 PM to midnight.
  • Del TuristaMitre 239, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 8:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Website: www.chocolatesdelturista.com.
  • Frantom Mitre 201, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Hours of Operation: Every day from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Website: frantom.com.ar.

Where to Stay in Bariloche – Luxury Options

Where to Stay in Bariloche - Luxury OptionsLlao Llao Resort, Golf-Spa

  • Llao Llao Resort, Golf-SpaBariloche‘s most famous luxury hotel. The rooms are cozy and feature classic decor. The hotel has an outdoor pool and an indoor pool. Ezequiel Bustillo Km. 25, R8401 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Alma Del Lago Suites & Spa – hotel with an indoor pool with panoramic lake views. Rooms have TV and minibar. Bustillo Km 1.151 (Camino R8400AEE, Cto Chico, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • El Casco Art Hotel – a hotel that houses several works of art by Argentine painters and sculptors. The rooms are equipped with a TV and minibar. Some rooms have a balcony overlooking the lake. The hotel features an outdoor pool and an indoor pool. Exequiel Bustillo Km 11,5, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Arelauquen Lodge, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel – a luxury hotel with modern facilities and offers great value for money. The rooms are equipped with a TV, coffee machine, and compact kitchen. The hotel has 2 swimming pools. Ruta 82 Lago Gutierrez, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.

Where to Stay in Bariloche – Options Middle Category

Where to Stay in Bariloche - Options Middle CategoryNH Bariloche Edelweiss

  • NH Bariloche Edelweiss – a cost-effective hotel located right in the center of Bariloche. The rooms have a TV, a work desk, and a minibar. The hotel has an indoor swimming pool. San Martín 202, R8500ALP San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Águila Mora Suites & Spa – hotel with modern facilities and accommodations equipped with a compact kitchen. Some rooms offer a view of the lake. The hotel has an indoor swimming pool. Exequiel Bustillo 4790, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Design Suites Bariloche – charming hotel with swimming pools that offer views of the lake. The rooms are equipped with a TV, electric kettle, and minibar. Exequiel Bustillo 2500, R8402AAX San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Nido del Cóndor Hotel & Spa – hotel with cozy accommodations equipped with TV, electric kettle, and minibar. The hotel has 2 swimming pools. Exequiel Bustillo 6922, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.

Where to Stay in Bariloche – Budget Options

Where to Stay in Bariloche - Budget OptionsHotel Eco Ski by bund

  • Hotel Eco Ski by Bund – a 3-star hotel located in the center of Bariloche. The rooms have a TV and minibar. Quaglia 281, R8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.
  • Selina Bariloche – a budget hotel option that offers shared rooms with shared bathrooms. The hotel also offers a room option with a private bathroom (for a higher price). de los Pioneros 200, San Carlos de Bariloche, Río Negro, Argentina. Book here.

Transfer from Bariloche Airport to the Hotel

Bariloche is served by the Aeropuerto Internacional Teniente Luis Candelaria(Bariloche Airport).

The airport is located approximately 14 km from the center of Bariloche. The transfer from the airport to the hotel (vice-versa) costs $15 (shared vehicle) and $32 (private vehicle for 4 people).

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Map of Bariloche

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