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Laguna Del Diamante - Other Activity San Rafael - Argentina

Situated in a provincial nature reserve, Laguna del Diamante is a treasured location few people manage to visit. The lagoon sits at the western limit of the province at 3250 m (10662’), flanked by the 5323 m (17463’) Volcan Maipu.

The road to this nature reserve can only be tackled by 4X4 between December and March. Tours are available from both San Rafael and Mendoza, but travelers starting in the south will spend far less time on the highway and more time searching for guanacos during the bumpy ride into the lake.


San Rafael, Argentina

Other Activity Types:
Scenic route

Getting There

Tours can be booked at most tour operators in San Rafael or Mendoza.

Travel Tips:

Price Description:

Relative price: Mid-Range

Travel Skills: None

You Need to Bring:

Laguna del Diamante is located in the Andes and weather is unpredictable at such altitudes. Warm and windproof clothing is a requirement.

Here are other activities in and around San Rafael that may be of interest: Bodegas Suter, Wine and Los Reyunos Lake Tour , Los Reyunos, Spelunking in Caverna de las Brujas, Adventure Sports in Cañon del Atuel, Cañon Del Atuel, Viñas del Golf: Ricardo Jurado S.A., Day Trip to Las Leñas Ski Resort , Bodegas La Abeja and Catedral San Rafael Arcangel.

18 Aug 2010

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