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Panoramic view of Esquel from La Colina
La Colina on winter time
La Colina at night
LOCATION: We are only 40km. from Los
Alerces National Park (30 min. by car)
The city of Esquel
Esquel is located on the NW of Chubut. 1900 km. from Buenos Aires. The City
is the entrance to an incomparable mountain region whose nature surprises the
traveller at all the seasons of the year. Millenarian trees, mirrors of water
surrounded by forests and crystal clear rivers make Esquel a really magical
With 32.000 inhabitants, and a constant growth in tourist services like
gastronomy, accommodation and relax, the city gets even more attractive.
Because of these characteristics the city is considered the most important of
Locations at the city map:
- La Colina: Darwin 1400.
- Tourist information office: Av. Alvear 1220.
- Bus Station: Av. Alvear between A.P. Justo and Brun
How to arrive by car or bus: View Map
Taking route 40, from the north and the south and route 25 from the east.
From this last one there are 567 kilometers of distance from cities like Trelew
or Madryn, in good conditions and gorgeous landscapes, however due to security
issuess, it´s recommended to take the routes on daylight.
Another great route full of attractive overviews is the one that crosses the
interior of the Region of Los Alerces, the provincial route number 71, that allows
to cross Cholila, Villa Lago Rivadavia, and great part of the Los Alerces National
Park, bordering the most important lakes and offering superb views.
In addition, it is possible to arrive at Esquel from the Chilean populations of
Futaleufú by route 259, or from Palena, crossing by Corcovado, 90 kilometers to the
south of Esquel.
The main companies of omnibus that arrive daily at the city are:
Andesmar, Via Barioche and Via TAC among others.
The prices of the tickets from Buenos Aires oscillate between 200 and 350 ar$
(including returning) according to the chosen category.
How to arrive by airplane:
Esquel has an airport that´s only 15 minutes away from downtown.
Aerolineas Argentinas three times a week and Andes other three days a week
|Darwin 1400 (9200) Esquel, Chubut - Patagonia Argentina, Tel. (54) 02945-455264|