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San Carlos de Bariloche or more popularly known as Bariloche is a city located in Rio Negro Province of Argentina. The city is located in the foot of Andes and is 1, 640 kilometers away from Buenos Aires. The central or tourists areas of the city are in between high elevations on the south part and on the north part is the extensive lake that is 756 meters above sea level.
Primarily, Bariloche has cool temperate climate with windy, dry summer days and rainy winters. Summer season in Bariloche is during mid-December to early March. Temperature during this season is 18°C to 26°C during pleasant afternoons and 2°C to 9°C on cold nights. In summer, Bariloche experiences, sunny and windy weather. In fall, the temperature grows cooler and stormy weather can be experience in the months of April and May. Winter season starts in mid-May to early September. Temperature in the city during winter is 0°C to 12°C but it can drop to as low as -12°C. In spring, the weather in Bariloche is windy and the average temperature is 25°C.
The name of the city which is Bariloche was derived from the word Vuriloche, a Mapudungun word which means “people from behind the mountain”. The Poyas kept the Vuriloche pass, the route they take to cross the Andes, a secret from the European for a long period.
The modern settlement in the city was established from a shop created by a German-Chilean named Carlos Wiederhold. He is an immigrant who settled in Llanquihue in Chile. He crossed the Andes and built a small shop he named La Alemana near the current city after he crossed Andes from Chile. Small habitation developed around the shop and by 1895, Austrians, Slovenes, Chileans, Italians and Germans started to reside in the city. It has been said that the name Bariloche was taken from the first settler, Carlose Wiederhold. In the letters addressed to Carlos, he mistakenly wrote San Carlos instead of Don Carlos as the address hence the city was called san Carlos de Bariloche.
Since the city of Bariloche is on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi and is surrounded by forests and mountains, it has become one of the most beautiful cities in Argentina. Hiking, river rafting, mountain climbing, salmonidae fly-fishing are among the popular activities tourists can do during summer. Ski season in the area begins upon the first snowfall. Mount Catedral is one of the popular ski resorts in the area. Never miss a single spot in Bariloche by having your own transportation through car hire San Carlos de Bariloche. This manner you can go to any part of San Carlos de Bariloche with ease.
Camping in the forests of Bariloche is just one of the outdoor activities that you can do in the city. If you are after for some adventure you can also try mountain biking, horseback riding and rowing.
There is also an active nightlife in the city. Bariloche has famous discos and beautiful pubs where many tourists experienced waking up in front of the lake watching the sun rise above the mountains and lighting up the magnificent city. Hire car San Carlos de Bariloche airport and don’t miss this unique and magnificent experience.
San Carlos de Bariloche airport rental cars are available in Bariloche to provide tourists and visitors their very own means of transportation around the splendid city.
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