Puerto Varas Tourism

Puerto Varas, also known as "La ciudad de las rosas" or “the city of roses”, is a city and commune located in the southern Chilean province of Llanquihue, in the Los Lagos Region. The city is famous for its German traditions, its natural environment, and its popularity as a tourist destination. It enjoys a scenic location close to mountains, lakes, forests and national parks. It is located 20 kilometres (12 mi) from the city of Puerto Montt on the shore of Llanquihue Lake, the second largest lake in Chile. The conical Osorno Volcano and the snowcapped peaks of Mt. Calbuco and Mt. Tronador are clearly visible from the lakefront. Puerto Varas is the southernmost of a string of towns on the western shore of Llanquihue Lake that includes Frutillar, Llanquihue and Puerto Octay. It spans an area of 4,064.9 km2 (1,569 sq mi).

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Puerto Varas, Chile. A holiday in Puerto Varas can generally be of 1-2 days.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Puerto Varas

  • Know the pollution level of Puerto Varas before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Puerto Varas for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Puerto Varas.

    • Burglary and Theft 68.75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 65 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 55 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 70 (High)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 70 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65 (High)
    • Safety Index 36.76 (Low)
    • Climate Index 90.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 36.11 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.23 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Puerto Varas

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.34 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 18.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 47.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.98 USD

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