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Discover Chilean Patagonia, includes trekking Torres del Paine 10 Days/9 Nights

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Discover Chilean Patagonia, includes trekking Torres del Paine 10 Days/9 Nights ( FPT04107 )

Discover Chilean patagonia: 2 days Santiago incl. city tour & biketour then to Puerto Natalis to start 4 full days of trekking in Torres del Paine ( the W circuit )

Travelers from all over the world, of all ages, traveling thousands of kilometers and are located in this land ... the end of the world. All have something in common; the desire to explore every corner of Chilean Patagonia, explore beautiful landscapes and meet with the reward of "Las Torres" at their feet

Available: November to March

  • Day 1: Santiago, Chile
    Walking tour Santiago
    We will take you to the San Cristóbal Hill which we will ascend by funicular. As soon as we are on top of the hill, we will see the virgin that oversees the entire city from its place at the peak of the hill with a panoramic view. We will descend from the hill the same way we came up with the funicular. Once we are off the hill. Continuing our tour, we will stroll down the motley roads of the tradition bohemian neighborhood of Bellavista until we get to the Santa Lucia Hill, situated in the heart of the town, which we will ascend until getting to Plaza Caupolican. After that we will go down Avenida Bernardo O’Higgins (the capital’s main street), until we get to the San Francisco Church, one of the oldest constructions in town. Via the church road we will eventually get to the street Nueva York where we will find the Santiago stock exchange. We will also pass the traditional Club de la Union, the Presidential palace La Moneda and the Plaza de la Constitución. Later, our tour will have us walking down the streets of the city center until getting to the Plaza de Armas, the typical center square of Latin American towns, where we can pay a visit to the cathedral and the main post office of Santiago.
    Return to the hotel. Accommodation.
  • Day 2: Santiago - Maipo Valley (Bike tour)
    Breakfast.
    We pick you up from your hotel at 9:00AM and drive to Cajon del Maipo (maipo Valley), one hour southeast of Santiago.
    We will reach the valley of Río Colorado, where we will pedal about 14 miles on a paved and hilly road, to reach the entrance of “El Alfalfal” hydro electrical power plant. On our way, we will face variable slopes that call for a good physical condition.
    We will take the same road and distance (14 miles) going back, and on the way we will stop under the trees for an abundant picnic lunch.
    Return to the hotel. Accommodation.(B,BL)
  • Day 3: Santiago, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales
    Breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to the city of Punta Arenas.
    Assistance at airport and transfer by regular bus to the city of Puerto Natales.
    Accommodation. (B)
  • Day 4: Puerto Natales - Torres del Paine National Park
    Breakfast.
    Transport to Torres del Paine National Park (Regular Bus).
    Regular – Public transportation from Puerto Natales to Torres del Paine National Park (Laguna Amarga Main Entrance), the trip lasts about two and a half hours (112 Km), with a short stop at Cerro Castillo Village. * Departure: 14:30 PM / Arrival: 16:30 PM Arrival to Laguna Amarga to connect with the shuttle service which will take you to Las Torres sector where our Refugio is located.
    Accommodation and dinner at Refugio Torre Central.(B,D)
  • Day 5: Trekking to “BASE TORRES” (7 - 8 hours; 13 Km).
    Breakfast.
    Recommended hour to start: 9.00 AM.
    The first hour and a half walking is steep with fantastic views of lake Nordenskjöld and Almirante Nieto Mn (2.670 m.s.n.m), with it’s hanging glacier until you reach Refugio El Chileno to recover energies and leave your luggage.
    Then carrying just a small back pack, you will continue the trail through a millenary Lenga forest (1 hour) until the base of “the moraine” which challenging ascent (45 min), will take you to one of the most impressive lookouts in the park: “Base of Torres del Paine” where you will have the view of Torre Sur (2,850 m.s.n.m.), Torre Central (2.800 m.s.n.m), Torre Norte (2.600 m.s.n.m) and Cerro Nido de Cóndor.
    Accommodation: Refugio El Chileno ++ depending on availability it may be changed for Torre Central.
    Difficulty Level: High.(B,BL,D)
  • Day 6: Trekking from El Chileno to Los Cuernos Refugio (4 – 5 hours, 11 Km).
    Breakfast.
    Recommended hour to start: 9.00 AM. About 30 minutes after leaving Refugio El Chileno you will notice the sign to take the “shortcut” that leads to Refugio Los Cuernos. The trail goes through the Base of Almirante Nieto Mn. – part of the Paine Massif-, with great views to Nordenskjöld lake; from December the flora presents different colours specially the “Ciruelillo or Fire Bush” which take its name from the red colour of its flowers. After about 4 – 5 hours you will get to the Base of Los Cuernos where our Refugio is located, considered by many, one of the most charming sites in the whole park, a perfect spot to rest and recover energies for the next day challenging trek: “The French Valley”.
    Accommodation: Refugio Los Cuernos (we recommend Cabins Los Cuernos, you may check the upgrade rate below).
    Difficulty Level: Medium.(B,BL,D)
  • Day 7: Trekking to French Valley (10 - 12 hours, 25.3 Km).
    Breakfast.
    Recommended hour to start: 9.00 AM. The first 2 hours are with some ascents and descents and views to Nordenskjöld Lake until “Campamento Italiano”, at this point we recommend you to contact CONAF staff so you can leave your Big Backpack with them and start the next part of the trek with a small day backpack. The ascent goes for about 1 hour and a half until French Glacier lookout, where you’ll be able to observe its hanging glacier and opportunities to observe small avalanches. After that the trail continues until “Campamento Británico” and after about 20 minutes you will reach the lookout point considered by many as one of the most overwhelming spots in the Circuit: “Mirador Británico”, where you will admire: “Paine Grande”, “Cerro Hoja”, “Cerro Máscara”, “Cerro Catedral”, “Cerro Aleta de Tiburón”, “Cuerno Norte”, etc.
    The return is the same way back to “Campamento Italiano”, and then to Pehoé sector.
    Accommodation: Lodge Paine Grande.
    Difficulty Level: High.(B,BL,D)
  • Day 8: Trekking to Grey Glacier (8 - 9 hours, 22 Km).Recommended hour to start: 9.00 AM.
    Breakfast.
    Trek to Grey Glacier lookout (roundtrip). The trail goes through the western side of the Paine Massif with views to Grey Lake and Mountains. After 1 hour and a half you will reach the first lookout point, where you may observe Grey Glacier in the distance, then and after 1 and a half / two hours you will get to the Main lookout, in front of the glacier.
    The return is the same way back until Pehoé Lake to take the Catamaran that crosses Pehoe Lake at 6.30 PM to Pudeto sector, where your bus will be waiting for you to take you back to Puerto Natales (arrival time to Puerto Natales: around 9.30 PM).
    Difficulty level: Medium.B,Bl,D) + Please be aware of the Catamaran departure time. + You can leave your backpack in the storage room at Paine Grande Lodge.
  • Day 9: Puerto Natales-Santiago
    Breakfast.
    Transfer to bus terminal and transfer by regular bus to Punta Arenas airport, for flight to the city of Santiago. (B)
  • Day 10: Santiago
    Breakfast. Transfer to airport for international flight.

    ***End of our services***

  • Program Includes:
    • Santiago
      • Regular(SIB)transfer Airport / Hotel
      • Walking city tour in Santiago
      • 02 nights accommodations in Santiago with breakfast
      • Full day bike tour in the Maipo Valley
      • Picnic lunch Regular(SIB)transfer Hotel / Airport
    • Puerto Natales, Torres del Paine
      • Transfer by regular bus from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales
      • 01 night accommodation in Puerto Natales, including breakfast
      • Entrance fee ticket to Torres del Paine National Park
      • 04 Nights of accommodation in Refugios (mountain lodges) with sleeping bag or made up bed (depending on availability).
      • Trekking Circuit without guide
      • Transportation in Regular/Public Buses from Puerto Natales –Torres del Paine – Puerto Natales.
      • Shuttle from Laguna Amarga main entrance to Las Torres sector.
      • Catamaran Pehoé (Lake crossing from Pehoé sector until Pudeto sector to connect with the regular transportation to Puerto Natales).
      • All meals at the Refugios (breakfast, lunch box, dinner). Day 1 just dinner, day 5 just breakfast and lunch box.
      • 01 night accommodation in Puerto Natales with Breakfast
      • Transfer by regular bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas airport
    • Santiago
      • Regular transfer Airport / Hotel
      • 01 night accommodation in Santiago with breakfast
      • Regular Transfer Hotel / Airport
  • Program does not include:
    • Not Included Air tickets and taxes.
    • Not included Any item not mentioned in the program
    • Not included Medical Insurance of any kind.

  • What to bring:
    • Waterproof jacket and trousers (GORE TEX).
    • Warm clothes (Polar Tec).
    • Comfortable trousers for trekking.
    • T-shirts.
    • Long Sleeved Shirts.
    • Trekking boots.
    • Sandals (for showering, resting and crossing streams).
    • Flash lamp.
    • Sunglasses.
    • Towel.
    • Enough batteries supplies, as in FS we produce our own sustainable energy we do not have places to charge batteries.
    • Padlock.
    • Gloves.
    • Sunscreen.
    • Camera.
    • Binoculars.
    • Bottle for water (Nalgene).
    • Ziploc bags (for taking your trash back).
    • Trekking Sticks.
    • Swimsuit *Hot Tub – Los Cuernos Cabins.
    • Warm Hat.
    • Hat for sun protection.
Note that the price mentioned above is the start price per person based on double occupancy.
The final price may change depending on your desires or individual needs.
Don't worry there will be no surprises, as one of our co-workers will contact you for further details concerning your booking.
As always at your service, our booking team

Discover Chilean Patagonia, includes trekking Torres del Paine 10 Days/9 Nights (FPT04107)


 











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