Lake Tota (Lago de Tota)

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What should we know?

Name in local script:Lago de Tota
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Environment type:field, forest, highlands, lake
Location type:rural, town, village

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When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:2 hours, 15 minutes
 
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Telephone:312 241 5616, 310 884 3264
 
Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC+05:00
Country calling code:57

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The Directions

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The Directions

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What are the numbers and averages?

Size:55km2
Depth:62m
 
Altitude:3,015m

Top Descriptions

Lake Tota is a picturesque high-altitude lake not far from . It’s a pleasant day out circumnavigating it by bus, stopping off at the towns and villages – especially with a lunch break at .
 
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Top Tips

Bring weatherproof gear as the weather can be quite changeable this high up!
If you get peckish, make sure you try some trout (trucha) fresh from the lake. There are a few restaurants right on the that make for a great spot.
It’s easy enough to get to the lake by bus from , but if you want to circumnavigate it you’ll have to make at least one change and those buses can be a little infrequent. Start your day early enough and you should be fine.
 
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