Enjoy the Villarrica National Park with its unique landscapes, flora, and fauna, all only 130 km from Temuco. The Nevados de Sollipulli Lodge has been designed for visitor comfort and tranquility, all decorated with elements that reflect the Pehuenche people, of the Mapuche ethnic group. From here, you will experience the best place for trekking for nature lovers.

 

 

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at the lodge

We begin our adventure in the Temuco airport, from where we will go in a comfortable shuttle van to the Nevados de Sollipulli Lodge. After arriving we will settle in in the exclusive domes and take a short hike through a pristine forest of Araucaria and Nothofagus, while bird songs accompany us on our hike. Then, we will relax in the hot tub before dinner. We will end the day lounging in our domes.

Day 2: Ascent of Nevados de Sollipulli

We will eat breakfast and then prepare our team to start the hike to the summit of the Sollipulli Volcano. Along the way we will pass by ancient Araucaria forests and native species. After walking for an hour, we will leave these beautiful forests and find ourselves face-to-face with black and red volcanic sand. We will reach its peak after three hours of climbing, where the flying condors will cheer us on to reach our goal. From a top we will see get a 360-degree view of more than five volcanoes and of course, the glacier of the volcano. We will begin our descent and arrive after seven hours of adventure to the lodge, where the relaxing hot tub and sauna will be waiting for us, along with a yummy cocktail, dinner, and well-deserved rest in the domes.

Day 3: Alpehue River and Geothermal Field Excursion

After we are a wakened by bird song, we will have breakfast in the dining room with a river view of Carilafquen, and then get ready to go to the Arpehue River to begin a fun hike along side this river After walking around the inside of a canyon for about one hundred meters, we will reach the Alpehue geothermal field where we will take a break in a river of thermal water. We begin the descent through the same canyon where we will enjoy different pools. After ten hours of adventure we will arrive at the lodge, to relax in the spa, and enjoy dinner and our comfortable beds.

Day 4: Return

The last day we will have breakfast and a traditional, hearty mountain breakfast, board our shuttle van, and head to the airport.

  • Transfers airport / Nevados de Sollipulli Lodge/ airport.
  • Accommodations in domes.
  • Welcome drink and cocktail.
  • Meals (buffet breakfast lunch or box lunch according to the itinerary, dinner).
  • Excursions to Nevados de Sollipulli and hiking by the Alpehue River.
  • Accident insurance.
  • Access to sauna and hot tub.
  • Soft drinks, tea, coffee, beer, and wine.
  • Airfare.
  • Tips
  • Accommodation
  • Meals, drinks and excursions not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Insurance.