Amidst the tour to southern Chile, Osorno can be the place where you could slow down for a while. It is a city that has been rebuilt time and time again. The fairly populated city, partly inhabited by Germans, is a significant transport hub and the main link to the southern cities of Chile and Argentina. If you are taking a holiday in the city, find yourself one of the best Osorno rental cars and move around.
The most frequently visited sites by tourists are in close proximity to each other. If you are planning to stay and explore the place, hire a car in Osorno and travel around. Being rebuilt many times, the place serves as the assemblage of significant architecture periods. Plaza de Armas, a cathedral built of concrete and glass, along with Maria Luisa, La Catedral, and Musio Historico Municipal are some of the examples of 19th century architectural works worth seeing. The city displays the rich cultural heritage of German immigrants. You can even visit the nearby cities such as La Union, Calbuco, Neuquen, and Punta Arenas.
Plaza de Armas Cathedral is located near Rahue River. Fountains and beautiful springs add to the monumental splendour of the site. The city offers a view of an active but minor volcano, Volcan Osorno, and it will most probably be the first feature you will notice around here. The university and the stadium are not far away from the centre of the city.
If your trip is around the month of January, do not miss out on being a part of the Festival de la Carney y la leche (Milk and Meat Festival) that features performances of various artists and bands. Festival del Folklore Campesino (Country Folk Festival) is another festival happening weeks before Milk and Meat Festival featuring folk artists. The events are a great source of entertainment and they showcase the native culture and tradition. Apart from attending musical events, a trip to Puyehue National Park can be amusing. With lakes and forest cover, the park stands tall showcasing the catchy and appealing image of Osorno. There are a few beaches nearby as well.
Exploring Osorno with a car is an alluring deal. If you are accompanied by your family, the exquisite culture of Chile will leave you spellbound; and if accompanied by friends you are going to have a great time. From Osorno to other southern cities, the holiday is going to be unforgettable. So make sure you take a car for rent in Osorno and you will surely enjoy a memorable trip.
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