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Date Place Comment
January 1st, 2012 Hostal El Viajero

parking lot of the hostel. It's also the parking lot for several tour Jeeps and therefore we had to park as close as on a ferry. We also had to move several times to let tour Jeeps out. Very dirty toilets. We previously had a look at Hostal Marith, but we found it even more boarder line.

Ride across the Salar de Uyuni. As there was water on the SAlar we did not want to drive our own cars and therefore have booked tour with seven people. The tour included the trip to Isla Pescado, to train cemetery and lunch. Originally 200 Bolivianos / person we bargained to 170 Bolivianos.

January 1st, 2012 Laguna Chiar Kkota (Laguna Negra)

Nice spot overlooking the laguna.

The launa route should be driven only with 4x4 vehicles and high clearance. The route is 400 km long with no options to buy grocery or fuel. The consumption is high due to the altitude (4000-5000 m).

January 1st, 2012 Laguna Colorada Camp

On the peninsula of the red laguna overlooking hundreds of flamingos and the mountains.

January 1st, 2012 Sud Lipez, Laguna Verde

In the parking lot just above the laguna with views on the volcano Lincancabur.

There is no way to dispose garbage on the whole laguna route. Garbage has to be brought to the Chilean Border

January 1st, 2012 Südlich vom Reserva Natural La Payunia

Coming from the north we tried to get in to the Reserva Natural La Payunia. Unfortunately we did not turn right to the park behind the Laguna Llancanelo, but followed the sign "guardaparque". We arrived at an abandoned ranger station and then took the road along the eastern park border. From here you have access into the park. Quite frustrated we ended up staying on a small gravel lot in middle of the Pampas".,0 argentinische Peso/Tag,"(~ 0,00 Euro)

January 1st, 2012 Camping Municipal Chos Malal

Pretty little campground with small sites,. Not all sites have their own benches and table. The grills are centrally located on the campground. Clean toilets and hot showers.

(10 arg. Peso / person and 20 arg. Peso / car)

January 1st, 2012 Centro Turistico Aguas Calientes

Both the entrance to the park as well as to the hot springs are free. We camped in the parking lot of the Centro Turistico. bathrooms with toilets and showers in the cabins. Next door there is a hot pool in the river with very hot water (45 ° C), after short walk you can swim in the pool of a waterfall (35 ° C).

Right next to the geysers there are Los speedos (S 36.68904 W 70.55392, 2,073 m) and the geysers Las Olletas (S 36.65979 70.58502 W, 1872 m).

January 1st, 2012 Camping Municipal

Shady sites under large trees. Rustic bench / table combinations with grills. Due to off season we were all alone. New and very clean bathrooms with hot showers for which we gladly paid extra.

(10 arg. Peso / person, 20 arg. Peso / Car and 7 arg. Peso / person for showers)

January 1st, 2012 Area Natural Protegida Epu Lauquen

A beautiful campground which is charmingly integrated into the forest at the shore. The sites are big enough to have a fantastic view of the turquoise lagoon and they are all equipped with benches, a table and a fire pit. The camping area has a small shop where you can buy firewood. There are several pit toilets in the area and a bathroom with two flush toilets and two showers (On weekends additional charges).

From the campground you can do a two-hour hike to the waterfall Chaquiras.

January 1st, 2012 Camping Municipal, Las Lajas

Very well maintained campground with plenty of shady sites under large trees. Tables and grills. New and very clean bathrooms with hot showers.

(10 arg. Peso / person, 35 arg. Peso / Motorhome, 2 arg. Peso / shower)

January 1st, 2012 Hotel Camping Suizandina

Adjacent to the very well-kept hotel there is a small campground . Two very clean bathrooms with European standards with hot showers situated in the main building at the restaurant. Bench / table combination and water at site. Free WIFI. Several hiking trails on the property. Laundry service (6,000 chil. Peso / machine), good breakfast buffet (5.500 chil. Pesos / person), dinner menu (9.500 chil. Pesos / person). The staff at the hotel speaks german and is extremely friendly and helpful!

January 1st, 2012 Parque Nacional Conguillío - At the forest

When we arrived at the park it was rainy and overcast with thick clouds. Therefore, we did not know if it was worth visiting the park (4,500 chil. Pesos / person entrance fee). We were allowed to camp for free at the Visitor Center next to the entrance. Restrooms are at the Visitor Center or in the park.

In the park itself, at Lake Conguillío there is one of the most beautiful campgrounds we have seen in Chile (20,000 chil. Peso ~ 31,70 Euros). Beautiful hiking trails in the park.

January 1st, 2012 Termal Ecologica Rio Blanco

The price for camping includes entrance fee to the beautiful natural hot springs. Since we were not able to level the car on the campground, we were allowed to park on the big grassy field. Clean toilets, cold showers. The hot springs are one of the best we have met in Latin America. Several natural swimming pools with sandy soil from 45 ° to 30 ° C. The access to the place is via a pretty bad and sometimes very narrow gravel road.

From the campsite you can cross the river and walk to the National Park Huerquehue.

January 1st, 2012 Camping Lleuque

Beautiful riverside location with views of the volcano Villarica. A few kilometers from Pucón. Small but very well maintained sites. Bench and table. Clean toilets, cold showers.

January 1st, 2012 Camping Los Suizos

For over 20 years Swiss Hans and his Chilean wife run this beautiful forest campground above a cliff of the Rio Callecalle. Clean toilets, hot showers, free WIFI. Well kept pool area. Fire wood for campfires costs 1,500 chil. Peso. A laundry service is not officially available, but we could use the washing machine for chil 2,000. Peso.

January 1st, 2012 Las Cascadas Hosteria y Camping Irma

We had a Prime Site right on the lakeshore away from the rest of the area. Benches and table, fireplace. Rustic toilets, cold showers

January 1st, 2012 Former campground of Petrohué

We spent the night (chil 10,000. Pesos) on the large parking lot in front of the official campground. However, we had prior approval from the park rangers that this was not a problem. Clean toilets (300 chil. Pesos) there is a jetty Petrohué.

From the car park / campground starts a very nice trail along the lake and up the lava field of the volcano. The tour of the Saltos de Petrohué is quite nice, but the entrance (1,500 chil. Pesos / person) and the parking fee (270 chil. Pesos / 20 min.) are not really worth it.

January 1st, 2012 Camping La Gruta

Within walking distance to the lake and central Fruttillar Bajo. grassy field with covered tables and benches. Simple, but clean toilets and hot showers (special hours).

January 1st, 2012 Camping Petunia

Camping with very small and - because of the large trees - very dark sites. Clean toilets, hot showers, (very slow) Free WIFI. There are two washing machines for self laundry and for 20. Peso / filling. Beautiful sandy beach at the lake.

(40 arg. Peso / person, 25 arg. Peso / car)

January 1st, 2012 Camping Goye

Run down campground. Many benches, tables and grills are broken. The toilets and hot showers are very rustic. We realised only later that there are two other, better-looking campgrounds in the Colonia Suiza. However, we don't know the prices.

(30 arg. Peso / person)

January 1st, 2012 Camping Puesto Canero

The entrance to the National Park is 50 arg. Peso / person. In the park there are some free campgrounds. Great hiking trails in the park.

Camping directly at the lake. Clean toilets.

January 1st, 2012 Playa Les Frances

Camping directly at the lake. No facilities.

January 1st, 2012 Los Alerces National park (Several campgrounds)

Camping directly at the lake. Clean bathrooms with toilets are available at the (also free!) campground "Las Rocas" which is located a few kilometers further towards Villa Futalaufquen

January 1st, 2012 Eco-Camping Playa Arrayanes

Very well maintained campsite situated at the banks of Lake Rosselot. Large sites which you can access almost all only with a tent. New bahtrooms with clean toilets and hot showers.

Good location to visit the National Park Queulat. Admission: 4,000 chil.Peso / person. From the visitor center there is a nice hike - about 2.5 hours - to the viewpoint of the glacier Ventisquero Colgante.

(Originally 4,000 chil. Pesos / person, but cheaper by action)

January 1st, 2012 Las Torres del Simpson

Campsite still under construction. Parking on grass. Great common area with beautifully designed bathrooms. Very clean. Currently, only cold water showers. The promoted wifi was not working. Extremely friendly and helpful owner.

(Originally 5,000 chil. Pesos / person, but cheaper by action)

January 1st, 2012 Lago Pollux

One of the very few possibilities at the lake to pull out on a dirt track and drive into the forest. Visible from - at night qiet - trail.

In the village of Coihaique you can do laundry here - very expensive (15,000 chil pesos for two fillings.). This is S 45.57205 W 72.07275.

January 1st, 2012 Camping Municipal

This is the city of Perito Moreno and not to the Perito Moreno glacier!

Parking in the rear corner of the campsite, specializing in the rental of Cabañas more than on RV camping. Vehicles must be parked just in the back part where there are no benches, tables and grills. Hot showers, toilets.

January 1st, 2012 Lago Belgrano

Both the entrance to the park, as well as camping are free.

Certainly not the most spectacular National Park in Argentina, but for us it was one of the most beautiful. One night we were allowed to camp on the shore of Lake Belgrano. No facilities on site, but very good and clean toilets 16 km at the Visitor Center Onelli.

The 2.5-hour hike to Laguna Pescado, which starts from the parking lot, is very nice

January 1st, 2012 El Rincon Park Ranger Office

For campers there is a large concrete platform, where you can park your vehicle leveled. Restrooms available.

We drove the 90 km long access road to the Nacional Park back to Ruta 40 in the rain. The track was completely soaked and muddy parts made maneuvering extremely difficult.

January 1st, 2012 Hotel Oberland

Coming from Lake Titicaca you should not let the GPS lead you through the city of La Paz. A few kilometers from the private airport (right side) at S 16.50344 W 68.16327 turn right on the "1" towards Oruro. At the roundabout at W 68.17922 S 16.55438 turn left to the valley to the Hotel Oberland .

One of the most famous meeting point for Overland traveler in South America. It is small parking lot of the hotel Oberland. Place is not level and the car has to be leveld. Very nice and clean bathrooms. Free WIFI. If it is full, you have to park very close to each other. The food in the restaurant is great! Laundry for 15 Bolivianos / kg.

You can take a taxi to the mall "Mega Center" (18-20 Bolivianos / ride). There is also an excellent supermarket where you can buy grocery much cheaper than in Peru.

(50 Bolivianos / person)