In the Lodge you will encounter people who love nature and exploration.
We coordinate trekking, horseback riding, kayaking, abseiling, fishing, and skiing trips. We also share our good knowledge of the area so you can organize your own excursions. The Lodge el Taique is an excellent starting point to know the region of Puyehue and its surroundings:
Ubicated at 23 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (20 minutes by car), the Aguas Calientes sector has various trails(from 15 minutes to full day long) that reveal the Valdivian forest "evergreen". (Recommended for 2-day visit)
Ubicated at 45 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (30 minutes by car), the Anticura sector of Puyehue National Park offers beautiful views over the Puyehue volcano, and many small easy walks to see waterfalls, like the Indien waterfall. (Recommended for a visit of half a day)
The Antillanca sector is located 41 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (40 minutes by car). First we cross the national park, seeing many waterfalls and lagoons, and then we come to the volcanic area. In summer, you can access by car the Raihen crater, as well as Cerro Colorado, with lunar landscapes and views of the cordillera around. Unforgettable tour! (Recommended for a visit of half a day)
The thermal bath of Puyehue are located at 18 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (15 minutes by car). They offer numerous pools and other activities. You can buy a ticket for the day in which everything is included. (Recommended for a day)
The thermal baths of Aguas Calientes are located at 23 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (20 minutes by car). They have an indoor and outdoor pool, along the river Chanleufu. You can also find natural hot springs on the beach of the river. (Recommended for half day)
At 14 kilometers of the Lodge el Taique (20 minutes by car), in the Santa Elvira area, you can admire this impressive waterfall ( 280mt high), who falls in 2 stages in the Rupanco Lake. It's a small walk : 15 minute go, and 15 minutes back. Furthermore, this walk offers great views over the volcanoes Osorno, Puntiagudo and Mount Sarnoso. (Visit time: 2 hours)