Cycling around Lake Llanquihue (225 km)

Chile’s largest lake
Near Volcano Osorno
Hills and valleys
Black berries galore
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We started in Puerto Varas and spent several days cycling, staying at Ensenada, Puerto Octay and
Frutillar.
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It was a lovely several days of rides. We did get lots of rain so we took time off.
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We checks the weather in Puerto Varas and Petborou before we started. Temperature was same same but different.
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Taking a lunch break from the rain.
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Blackberries for desert.
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Wine on the left, rum on the right.
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In Puerto Octay we stayed at a lovely Hostel. Some people booked the Hobbit house.
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Click here to view the Hobbit House
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We were late checking in so we had to stay in a dorm ( too rainy for tenting).
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Click here to see 360 degree view of dorm
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We saw Chile’s version of the maid of the most.
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One of the old churches on our route.
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We had wanted to see Osorno Volcano but as you can see it was rainy, so we will try later in the week.
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Too steep to ride.
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This area was settled by German Settlers in the 1800’s and after both world wars.
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Click here for more history of this area
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Back in Puerto Varas, and there was a musical theme.
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Mozart.
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Click here to view youth street band
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Click here to view another classical piece
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J and D

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