Located just minutes from the airport of San Martín De Los Andes (Chapelco - Patagonia), Tipiliuke lodge is located in the heart of a 50,000 acre working cattle ranch. Tipiliuke offers just 9 rooms allowing for the staff to provide very personalized service with exceptional attention to detail.
Fly fishing is what put Tipiliuke on the map more than 20 years ago. Considered by many to be one of the worlds’ top fly fishing destinations, Tipiliuke, in Northern Patagonia, is home to more than 17 miles of the finest trout waters on the planet (including 9 miles of the well known Chimehuín river).
Tipiliuke guides are the best in the business and can be found at hot spots all over the world after our local season closes. Tipiliuke was the recipient of the prestigious Sporting Classics Award of Excellence as the world’s top fishing lodge for 2011 and Lodge of the Year by Anglers Choice Awards in 2014.
Tipiliuke is a place where you can also just relax and pamper yourself in order to enhance your well-being. To accomplish that you can go into the sauna room, enjoy a very relaxing massage or have a yoga session.
We are lucky to have highly trained professional masseuses and yoga instructors who live and have their Practice in the neighboring town of San Martin de los Andes and who are called on request to come to the lodge.
Wi-Fi is available throughout the lodge as well as at the outdoor sitting areas where one can take in the incredible views that make Patagonia famous. In the evenings, while enjoying one of their famous Malbecs, guests can gather around the fire under the Southern Cross.
Guests can enjoy the large wood burning sauna and massage room to enhance their relaxing holidays . Luxuriously appointed rooms and refined authentic cuisine round up the Tipiliuke experience.
Winner of the Award of Excellence in 2011 by Sporting Classics & Lodge of the Year by Anglers Choice Awards in 2014 .Chosen as one of the top 10 Adventure Lodges in the World in August 2016 by Gear Patrol. Tipiliuke Lodge was also selected as one of the Best 10 Luxury Fishing Lodges in the world by Gear Patro in September 2016.
For over 100 years we have been known for having some of the best horses in Northern Patagonia. While we use these horses for the enjoyment of our guests, their real job for more than a century has been serving the local Gauchos as their trusty steed in the day to day operations on this working cattle ranch. From the experienced to the first time riders, we have horses for every skill level.
Discover the enchanted secrets of Northern Patagonia’s flavors. Taste the typical refined country-style cuisine prepared by Eva.Enjoy the products that nature offers generously and joyfully at our organic orchard. Delight yourself with every homemade meal prepared with love and dedication.A typical Argentinean snack lesson can be arranged.
At the lodge we have mountain bikes available for our guests. We organize guided outings in many of our trails within the ranch and also offer the possibility of riding with a guide in some of the national park circuits. High performance bikes are also available in the town of San Martín de los Andes (Patagonia).
Escorted by Eliseo Miciu professional photographer, this workshop includes outdoor shootings and computer edition classes. The focus will be determined according to participants´ general level and interests.
Some suggested topics are: camera settings, panoramic photography, exposure and histogram, lightning, composition (animals - approaching ways and backgrounds), post production (edition and selections, color adjustment, cropping), as some examples. A Gliclee print with the best shot of each photographer will be delivered.
San Martín de los Andes Shopping and Sightseeing Tour
After a 30 minute drive you arrive to the town of San Martín de los Andes. This mountain village is located on a beautiful valley at the edge of the Lacar Lake and is surrounded by a lush forest of native trees that helps to bring life and color into every season. It is one of the top destinations in Patagonia.