San Carlos de Bariloche

El Bolson

A small hippie town founded in the 70's in a mountainous valley about 120km/75mi south of Bariloche. There's a twice weekly outdoor flea market get there in the morning, it closes down around 3pm. Lunch at "Las Brasas" parrilla is recommended. Transportation on the El Valle bus line ( is $24 pesos/usd$8 one way from Bariloche and is worth it for the scenery alone!