Entrance to the region

Requirements:

-Have a Mobility Pass.

-Or  a negative PCR carried out in Chile where the sample collection cannot exceed 72 hours prior to the trip.

REQUIREMENTS TO ENTER CHILE

FROM SEPTEMBER 1, 2022:
SIMPLIFICATION OF THE ENTRY OF NON-RESIDENT FOREIGN TOURISTS TO CHILE

  • It won’t be necessary to fill out the C19 form.
  • You can enter with a vaccination certificate delivered by the country where you were vaccinated plus your identity document.
  • Unvaccinated people must present a negative PCR with a maximum of 48 hours from departure to Chile.
  • The up-to-date vaccination certificate will be equivalent to the Mobility Pass for non-resident foreign tourists.
  • Genomic surveillance continues through random testing at hotspots.

Entrance to Torres del Paine Park

You must buy your entrance ticket to Torres del Paine National Park in advance on the CONAF website.

Here is the direct link: https://www.aspticket.cl/index.xhtml

At the different accesses to the Park, check-in is done and information. A  complete map of the Park with its paths and trails is provided.

Entrence fees for foreigners for 2022

UP TO 3 DAYSPRICE
Child <12 yearFree Entrance
Teenager  (12 to 17 years old)17 USD
Adult >18 years old35 USD
Senior >60 years old35 USD
4 DAYS and morePRICE
Child <12 years oldFree Entrance
Teenager 12 to 17 years49 USD
Adult >18 years49 USD
Senior >60 years49 USD

Transportation Information

Transportation from Puerto Natales to Torres del Paine Park

Conaf’s main gateways for access in vehicles and buses are:

  • Laguna Amarga porter’s lodge: 129 kms. from Puerto Natales
  • Porter’s lodge Lago Sarmiento: 112 kms. from Puerto Natales
  • Porter’s lodge Rio Serrano: 80 kms. from P. Natales (newest and shortest route)

Transportation from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales

Between Punta Arenas and Puerto Natales there are 250 kilometers of distance by good paved route.

For those who travel by bus the main companies that cover this route and others to Torres del Paine, Calafate and Argentina are:

  • Buses María José
  • Buses Fernández
  • Buses Pacheco
  • Bus-Sur
  • The main border crossing from Argentina in this sector is Río Don Guillermo, located in Villa Cerro Castillo, 58 km from Portería Laguna Amarga, and communicating with the town of Calafate, Argentina, 284 km away.
  • Visit to the Park by car or tour
  • A very recommendable experience to make in a day is the journey by car along the route that borders the Park and its different lakes (Nordensjold, Pehoe, Grey). Several tourist agencies offer a Full Day program that stops at viewpoints and restaurants with incredible views.
  • Visit to the park by footpaths and W circuits (Trekking)

For those who want to tour the Park along its W Trek and Full Circuit trails, the following buses and regular Bus and Boat services along Pehoe Lake and Grey Lake will take you to the beginning and end of your excursion.)

 

Regular bus schedule to Torres del Paine Park from Puerto Natales

You can check the schedules and rates for the bus transfer from Puerto Natales Bus Terminal to Torres Del Paine in the Bus-Sur reservation system. The round-trip tours have stops at the Laguna Armaga Gate, Pudeto, Administración and Lago Grey.

Grey Lake Navigation

First Navigation

Check In09:00 hrs
Sailing10:00 hrs
Arrival at Grey Shelter10:45 hrs
Departure Grey Shelter11:00 hrs
Arrival12:45 hrs

Second Navigation

Check In12:00 hrs
Sailing13:00 hrs
Arrival at Grey Shelter13:45 hrs
Departure Grey Shelter14:00 hrs
Arrival15:45 hrs

Third Navigation

Check In15:00 hrs
Sailing16:00 hrs
Arrival at Grey Shelter17:30 hrs
Departure Grey Shelter17:45 hrs
Arrival18:45 hrs

Fourth Navigation (Subject to weather conditions and minimum number of passengers)

Check In18:00 hrs
Sailing19:00 hrs
Arrival at Grey Shelter19:45 hrs
Departure Grey Shelter20:00 hrs
Arrival21:30 hrs
  • Service Included: 1 pisco sour per person

Grey Lake Navigation Winter Season 2022

Note: From May to August it only operates Wednesday and Saturday.

First Navigation

Check In10:00 hrs
Sailing11:00 hrs
Arrival at Grey Shelter11:45 hrs
Departure Grey Shelter12:00 hrs
Arrival13:45 hrs
  • Service Included: 1 pisco sour per person

Lake Grey Navigation September 2022

Note: In September only operates navigation 1 and 2.

First Navigation

Check In9:00 hrs
Sailing10:00 hrs
Arrival at  Shelter10:45 hrs
Departure from Shelter11:00 hrs
Arrival12:45 hrs

Second Navigation

Check In12:00 hrs
Sailing13:00 hrs
Arrival at Shelter13:45 hrs
Departure from Shelter14:00 hrs
Arrival15:45hrs
  • Service included: 1 pisco sour per person

Hielos Patagonicos Catamaran

Schedule Catamaran crossing Lago Pehoe (Pudeto – Paine Grande Lodge)

From Monday to Sunday, from September 1 to April 30

From PudetoFrom Paine Grande
10:3017:00
  • More information in: info@hielospatagonicos.cl
  • Schedule subject to change. Check with the supplier.