February 26 to March 13, 2009

San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina to Islands of Chiloé, Chile

A small group of energetic women from many areas of both the United States and Canada are assembling in the resort town of San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina to begin the venture of riding up and over the Andes Mountains into and across Chile to the coastal islands of Chiloé. Organized and supported by Woman Tours, the only all women bike tour company in America, the trip will include days of biking through mountains and valleys, kayaking in and among the coastal islands and hiking through national parks. To follow the daily adventures, just click on the following dates to read and see what life is like in these two phenomenal countries. This writer will start the trip with two days in San Carlos de Bariloche before joining the group.


February 26 - 27: Flight to San Carlos de Bariloche through Buenos Aires, Argentina

February 28 - March 1: San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina

March 2: Bariloche to Villa La Angostura, Argentina

March 3: Villa La Angostura to Puyehue, Chile

March 4: Puyehue to Puerto Octoay, Chile

March 5: Puerto Octay to Puerto Varas, Chile

March 6: Puerto Varas

March 7: Puerto Varas to Petrohue, Chile

March 8: Petrohue to Ancud, Isla Chiloé, Chile

March 9: Ancud to Castro, Isla Chiloé, Chile

March 10: Castro, Isla Chiloé

March 11: Castro to Puerto Montt

March 12: Flight home