• Trekking

    • Accommodation

    • Self-Guided

    • Transfers

    • Boat Transfer

    • Meals

    • Physical Demand
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    Discover one of the most impressive places on the planet with GreatChile, our official tour operator in Torres del Paine.

    Schedule

    Departure from the Hotel to the Bus Terminal

    After enjoying a delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will head to the bus terminal. Make sure you arrive at least 10 minutes early before the bus leaves, scheduled for 7:00 am. This transportation will take you in the direction of the majestic Torres del Paine National Park, where you will immerse yourself in the beauty of impressive landscapes.

    7:00 am - Bus Trip from Puerto Natales to the park entrance
    Arrival at Torres Del Paine National Park

    Your entry will be through the Laguna Amarga entrance, where you must register with the CONAF park rangers. Then, take "Transporte Las Torres" you arrive to register at the Las Torres Patagonia Welcome Center and, after a short 5-minute walk, arrive at Torre Central. Here, be sure to check-in for your shelter or campsite accommodation before starting your trek. Your adventure starts here!

    Experience the Thrill of Torres del Paine!

    You start the hike in the beautiful Ascencio Valley, surrounded by lush forests. On your ascent, you will enter a field of giant rocks that will take you to the iconic Torres Base viewpoint.

    At 900 meters above sea level, you will face the three majestic granite towers and a dazzling glacial lake of a mesmerizing turquoise blue. This is the place where nature becomes a work of art at its finest.

    Capture these moments in photos, enjoy a box lunch and get ready for an experience that will remain engraved in your memory as you return along the same path to Torre Central.

    Prepare the trip

    Start your day enjoying a delicious breakfast that will fill you with energy for the exciting day that awaits you. After breakfast, don't forget to request your box lunch, which will accompany you on your journey through the heart of the Torres del Paine National Park.

    Trekking to Los Cuernos or Francés

    Embark on an unforgettable walk that will take you to the deepest part of the park, where you will have the option of reaching the Los Cuernos Shelter or the French Dome. During your journey, you will witness natural beauty at its finest: you will cross crystalline streams, contemplate hanging glaciers descending from Mount Almirante Nieto at 2,670 meters high, and witness majestic condors soaring through the skies. As you go, you will follow the contour of the impressive Nordenskjöld Lake.

    Closing of the day

    Your destination will be the Los Cuernos Refuge or the French Dome, where you can relax and enjoy a night in the heart of nature.

    Hike in the Frances Valley

    Start your day early to explore the heart of Torres del Paine National Park. After breakfast, request your box lunch and embark on an exciting hike that will take you to the French Valley. During this adventure, you will enjoy beautiful Patagonian landscapes and explore the natural treasures of the region.

    Explore the French Valley: Patagonian Wonders on the Road

    Get ready for a day of unforgettable Patagonian landscapes. After approximately 2 hours of walking, you will reach the point where the Francés campsite is located and the entrance to the majestic French Valley. Here, you can leave your backpack at the Italian camp, where park rangers are available for assistance. From this point, begin your ascent towards the French Valley.

    The trail will guide you through imposing rocks and a lush forest, culminating at the French viewpoint. Here, you will be rewarded with stunning views of Los Cuernos, dazzling turquoise glacial lagoons, and majestic hanging glaciers cascading from the east face of Paine Grande Mountain, with its peak at 3,050 meters above sea level. If luck is on your side, you can hear the roar of the glacier and the roar of the water, and even witness an exciting avalanche.

    Trail for use in one direction only.
    End Your Day with Tranquility and Taste

    Upon arriving at the Paine Grande Refuge, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a delicious dinner that will culminate your day of adventure. Here, you can share your experiences with other travelers and recharge your batteries for the exciting explorations that await you in Torres del Paine.

    Exploration of the Valley and Glacier Viewpoint

    Start your day with a hearty breakfast before embarking on an exciting adventure to Gray Glacier. Order your box lunch and begin trekking in a narrow and winding valley that will lead you to the serene Laguna Los Patos.

    As you progress, you will witness fragments of the immense Southern Ice Fields, as well as the impressive ice floes that adorn Gray Lake. The walk will take you to a sometimes windy viewpoint, from where you can see amazing panoramic views. The trail then descends through a lush mountain forest until you reach the cozy Gray Shelter. From here, a short walk of approximately 10 minutes will take you to the Gray Glacier viewpoint, where you will come face to face with this imposing mass of blue ice.

    The path then descends through a lush mountain forest until you reach the cozy Gray Shelter. From here, a short 10-minute walk will take you to the Gray Glacier viewpoint, where you will be confronted with the magnificence of this colossal massif of blue ice. In the evening, delight your senses with a dinner served at the refuge, between 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

    Enjoy your Last Morning in Torres del Paine

    If you didn't visit the suspension bridges the previous afternoon, take advantage of the morning to explore the panoramic views of Gray Glacier or participate in exciting excursions such as the Ice Trek or Gray Glacier Kayak. Then, board the Gray III navigation that will take you to the meeting point for the bus return to Puerto Natales. Confirm schedules with your executive, as they may vary depending on the date of your trip.

    Always confirm the schedule with your executive departure of the navigation that you must take and also of the bus, the schedules may vary depending on the date of your trip.

    Back at the Puerto Natales Bus Station
    When you are at the Puerto Natales Bus Terminal, remember to take care of your belongings, especially during busy times. Pay attention to bus arrivals, as most terminals do not provide real-time arrival information. Several bus companies, such as Buses Pacheco, Bus Sur, Buses María José, Buses Fernández, and Buses Cootra, operate from this terminal. The terminal also offers several

    Included

    • 1 night accommodation in Central Sector
      Camping includes: tent and mountain sleeping bag and insulating mat. Shelter includes: armed bed or single bed (with sleeping bag).
    • 1 night in French Sector or Cuernos
      (Depending on availability) Camping includes: tent and mountain sleeping bag and insulating mat. Shelter includes: armed bed or single bed (with sleeping bag).
    • 1 night in Sector Grey
      Camping includes: tent and mountain sleeping bag and insulating mat. Shelter includes: armed bed or single bed (with sleeping bag).
    • 1 night in Sector Paine Grande
      Camping includes: tent and mountain sleeping bag and insulating mat. Shelter includes: armed bed or single bed (with sleeping bag).
    • Catamaran Lago Grey to Sector Pingo.
    • Round Trip Bus Tickets Puerto Natales – Torres del Paine
      Round trip in regular shared service without a guide.
    • Full Board W Circuit
      Breakfast: Days 2, 3,4 and 5. Lunch (box lunch): Days 1,2,3 and 4 Dinner: Days 1,2,3 and 4

    Not Included

    • Drinks and water for the journeys
    • Bilingual Guide spanish/english
      During excursions and departures mentioned in the itinerary
    • Medical, accident or travel insurance
    • Tips

    General Conditions

    Restrictions and Recomendations

    • Available for travel between October 1, 2024 and April 30, 2025.
    • This program is not recommended for children under 10 years of age.
    • Passengers must be able to carry their personal belongings during the duration of the program.
    • We recommend the use of 40 liter backpacks.
    • We offer custody in Puerto Natales for those who wish to leave their luggage

    Commercial Conditions

    W Express Price Chilean Residents Price Non-Chilean Residents
    Single in Camping per person CL$ 1 136 000 US$ 1 818
    Doble in Camping per person CL$ 963 000 US$ 1 485
    Bed in dormitory Shelter per person CL$ 1 070 000 US$ 1 746

    Cancelation Policies

    • 91 or more days before arrival without penalty.
    • 90 - 71 days before arrival 20% fine.
    • 70 - 46 days before arrival 50% fine.
    • 45 (or less) days before arrival 100% fine.

    Important

    • The bank expenses originated by the deposits or transfers both from the issuing country of the transfer and from the receiving bank of the same, are charged to the issuer of the transfer. TorresdelPaine.com, nor GreatChile.com are not responsible for them.
    • The cost of the entrances to the Torres del Paine National Park included in the programs of Hotel las Torres and Trekking Circuits: Because the tickets to the Torres del Paine National Park must be compared with the personal data of each passenger to an external organization, such as the CONAF (National Forestry Corporation), the cost of the tickets is not refundable. - Tickets to the National Park are not transferable.

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