Arrival in Puerto Natales and briefing in our office. Lodging Hostel Factoria or similar . *Optional Transfer: From Bus station to Hostel Factoria or similar.
Time: 10hrs / Level of difficulty: Easy / Accommodation: Hostel Factoría / Meals: Breakfast at Hostel Factoría + Lunch.
After a buffet breakfast at Hostel Factoría, you’ll be picked up at reception at 8:00AM. Get ready for a day of jaw-dropping Patagonian landscapes! After a tour of the Cueva de Milodón Natural Monument, you’ll continue straight to the Serrano Entrance at the west end of Torres del Paine National Park. Have your camera ready for a day of deep blue icebergs, turquoise-green lakes, jagged mountain peaks and a diverse array of wildlife. Walk along the sometimes (very) windy Grey Beach, feel the mist spraying from the tremendous “Salto Grande” waterfall and soak up views of the imposing “Cuernos del Paine” and the majestic Paine Massif. Enjoy a warm lunch at one of the park’s many restaurants and continue eastward until finishing at “Cascada Paine.” From here, you’ll begin your journey back to Puerto Natales.
Distance: 22km / Time: 8-10 hrs / Level of Difficulty: Demanding / Accommodation: Hostel Factoría / Meals: Buffet breakfast + packed lunch.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast at Hostel Factoría before departing for a 7:00 AM transfer straight to Torres del Paine National Park. Journey amongst the vast Patagonian plains before arriving to the entrance at Laguna Amarga, where it is required to register with CONAF (park rangers). From here, you’ll continue until reaching the Visitor Center, the starting point of the trek. Today’s trek follows the Ascensio Valley as it snakes through windswept hills and gigantic beech forests. During the last ascent, you’ll traverse through an immense boulder field until reaching one of the most iconic mountain viewpoints in the world, the Base of The Towers. At a height of 900 meters above sea level, marvel at the sheer granite walls of the (north, south, central) towers and the brilliantly turquoise glacial lake below. Take some photographs and have your packed lunch before following the same trail downwards to Refugio Torre Central and the Visitor’s Center.
*Optional for soft excursion: Navigation to Balmaceda and Serrano Glaciers, paying an additional, request information.
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- Difficulty : Demanding (third day).
- Equipment : Recommend equipment for low tempetures.
- Important : Recommend travel insurance.
- Important : All excursions and itinerary are subject to weather conditions.
- Notice : Min 2 pax - max 12 pax
- Box Lunch for the base of the tower trek.
- Entrance fees to Torres del Paine National Park and Cueva del Milodón.
- Regular excursions with certificated bilingual Guide, the excursions will be shared with others tourist.
- 3 nights in Hostel Factoría or similar, private room with breakfast.
Our program begins and ends in Puerto Natales. From there, our private transfer will take us to the National Park everyday to do our activities.
Read our Terms and Conditions where our cancellation policies and changes are defined. Always remember to plan your trips in advance.