Thursday February 27, 2020

Take the high road

Bariloche is famed for its mountainous splendour, and it's a vista to treasure - even when you're going downhill at breakneck speed, writes Jeremy Wood.

28th July, 2012
Nahuel Huapi lake, Bariloche. Photo: Getty

Bariloche is set in a beautiful location on the shore of Lake Nahuel, just over the mountains from Chile and with some of the best ski resorts in Argentina.

It is the main city in western Patagonia and the hub for trips north, south and west.

I had booked MTB Tours' Patagonia Single Tracks biking tour of the Andean Lake District (830 pesos or €143 for nine days, including all meals, hotels and transport).

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