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    Escape from the routine and visit Puerto Natales on the weekends, let yourself be carried away by the winter landscapes, enjoy the best sunrises and sunsets of Última Esperanza and tour this beautiful corner of Patagonia with us.

    Schedule

    Arrival in Puerto Natales

    Arrival in Puerto Natales, 3 star Hotel

    07.30 hrs. - Travel from your accommodation in Puerto Natales to the Park

    Pick up at hotel, transfer to National Park Torres del Paine.

    We will leave your accommodation in Puerto Natales towards Villa Cerro Castillo, capital of the commune of Torres del Payne, 59 kilometers north. The journey to this point is approximately 45 minutes, ideal time to talk and interpret the diversity of landscapes with abundant presence of Magellanic forest, valleys of glacial origin, mountain ranges and lakes along the route. If the weather permits, we will be able to spot the presence of condors in one of the many nesting areas along the route.

    The itinerary continues towards the Sarmiento Lake viewpoint, the first photographic break with a view of the Paine Mountain Range, from here and with good weather conditions, it will be possible to have a first panoramic view of the entire mountain range of Torres del Paine, the extension to the south of the Andes Mountains and the imposing Lake Sarmiento.

    After this break we will head towards a site of great relevance, being one of the most impressive views in front of the granite towers. The place described above corresponds to the Laguna Amarga viewpoint, a favorite habitat for flamingos who frequently find ideal conditions for their feeding at this site.

    The route continues towards the main access to the Torres del Paine National Park where we will register our access tickets to continue with the itinerary.

    The next viewpoints to visit will be Lake Nordenskjöld
    Check out this 6.1-km round-trip route near Lazo, Magallanes. It is generally considered an easy route, taking an average of 1 hour 35 minutes to travel. It's a popular region for bird watching, hiking and running, so you're likely to meet other people while you're in the area. The route is open all year round and is perfect to visit
    Salto Grande Viewpoint
    Discover this 1.4-km round-trip route near Lazo, Magallanes. It is generally considered an easy route, taking an average of 24 minutes to travel. It is a very popular region for enjoying bird watching, hiking and walking, so you are likely to meet other people while you are in the area. The best time to visit this route is from October
    Pehoe Viewpoint
    Walked along the shore of Lake Pehoé, observing lenga and ñirre trees that make up the local flora. You ascend to the Pehoé viewpoint, from where you can see the extent of the lake and the Paine mountain range. This walk is a great introduction to the park, as it allows you to understand where it is and the place
    Weber Bridge
    A very friendly trail that provides impressive views of Lago del Toro and the glaciers of Torres del Paine Park. The trail starts from the Park Administrative Center. Continue to a viewpoint with incredible views of the lake and other parts of the park. The large number of orchids that can be seen in the summer months stands out.
    Rio Paine
    Lago Grey

    At this last point we will have time to have lunch (service not included in the rate) and to walk around the surroundings if weather conditions allow it.

    We return to the vehicle to continue the route leaving the Torres del Paine National Park through the southern section.

    Our last stop in front of Torres del Paine will be at the most impressive place on the Y-290 route called Mirador Gray. From here it will be possible to observe the group of mountains that dominate the western part of the province, the immense Lake Toro and, if the weather permits, also a section of the Gray Glacier.

    After 1 hour of travel, we will reach the culminating point of the day, we will visit the Cueva del Milodón Natural Monument. This protected area is the second most visited after the Torres del Paine National Park in the Magallanes region. Our guide will provide all the information associated with this site of great historical relevance due to the constant archaeological and paleontological research that has been carried out there.

    At the end of the visit we begin the return to Puerto Natales, ending the day with the satisfaction of having obtained a unique experience in this corner of the world.

    08.00 hrs. - Office presentation.
    The gateway to Torres del Paine … The beautiful and remote Natales was founded in 1911 and inhabited primarily by Chileans from the city of Chiloé. Today, it is the transit city to Torres del Paine National Park, but also a destination on its own with various activities such as trekking, mountaineering and sport fishing. Puerto Natales has a wonderful
    09.00 hrs. - Navigation from Puerto Bories to the Balmaceda and Serrano glaciers.

    Navigate through the impressive Última Esperanza Fjord. Admire majestic mountains, spectacular waterfalls, and rich Patagonian wildlife. Along the way, visit the Condor Cliff and Waterfall, and continue to Mount Balmaceda to see its 2,035-meter-high glacier.

    10.00 hrs. - Sighting of beautiful mountains, waterfalls, ranches and Patagonian birdlife.

    Along the route, you will witness breathtaking landscapes of towering mountains, majestic waterfalls, and abundant wildlife, including imperial cormorants and sea lions.

    12.00 hrs. - View of the Balmaceda Glacier.
    Located on the western slope of Mount Balmaceda, the glacier offers varied charms to visitors to the Bernardo O'higgins National Park. Hanging glacier of 2035 m., the Balmaceda is a spectacle when its white icebergs slide along the east side of the mountain. Although its activity is declining, it offers an incredible panorama and the activities that can be done
    12.30 hrs. - Visit to the Serrano Glacier. Walk through a lush forest of coihues and ñirres to the foot of the glacier.
    This is a beautiful forest trail that runs along the southern coast of Laguna Serrano until you reach the viewpoint of the spectacular Serrano Glacier and the Balmaceda Glacier in the distance. To get to the beginning of the trail at the Balmaceda Nursery - CONAF, you must take a water transport that goes through the Seno Ultima Esperanza from
    13.00 hrs. - Return from Serrano Glacier to Estancia Perales, aperitif of whiskey with ancient ice.

    From the Serrano Glacier to Estancia Perales, enjoy a whiskey with millenary ice, accompanied by a spectacular panoramic view of the Serrano Glacier.

    14.00 hrs. - Lunch at Perales tourist ranch.

    Enjoy lunch at Estancia Turística Perales, located 51 kilometers from Puerto Natales. This place stands out for its impressive landscape, situated on the shores of the Última Esperanza Fjord, at the foot of Cerro Prat, and at the entrance to the Chacabuco mountain range. The estancia offers a must-see tour for nature lovers, culminating in a delicious Patagonian lunch. The menu includes grilled lamb with accompaniments, with vegetarian options available upon request.

    17.30 hrs. - Arrival in Puerto Natales. End of navigation services.
    The gateway to Torres del Paine … The beautiful and remote Natales was founded in 1911 and inhabited primarily by Chileans from the city of Chiloé. Today, it is the transit city to Torres del Paine National Park, but also a destination on its own with various activities such as trekking, mountaineering and sport fishing. Puerto Natales has a wonderful

    Included

    • 2 nights accommodation in a 3-star hotel
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch Box
    • Excursions with an English/Spanish guide according to the list and schedule of departures
      Full day: • Viewpoints and Waterfalls • Base Torres Trekking • Pingo Waterfall • Origins of Life • Tie-Weber Half day: • Navigation to the Gray Glacier • Trekking Mirador Condor • Cuernos Viewpoint Trekking • Mount Ferrier • Trekking Chorrillo Salmons • Gray Beach Trekking • Miscellaneous Trail
    • Entrance Fee Los Glaciares National Park
      Price per person 12000 AR$ (pesos argentinos)

    Not Included

    • Meals not mentioned
    • Entrance Fee Milodon Cave Natural Monument
      Domestic passengers only. Information, Prices and forehand booking at https://pasesparques.cl
    • Entrance Fee Torres del Paine National Park
      Only National Passengers. Information, Prices and Forehand Bookings in https://pasesparques.cl
    • Medical, accident or travel insurance
    • Tips

    General Conditions

    • Valid until August 30, 2024 subject to availability.
    • Only applies to Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
    • Rates in pesos apply to national guests or residents of Chile.
    • Ask about special conditions and prices for children.
    • Program available from 2 people.

    Commercial Conditions

    Standard Room

    Chilean Pesos US Dollars
    Value per Person in Double Room CL$ 320 000 US$ 350

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