- Day 1: Balmaceda Airport ‚Äď General Carrera Lake
- Day 2: General Carrera Lake¬†(Puerto Guadal Area) ‚Äď Tortel Cove¬†
- Day 3: Tortel Cove¬†‚Äď General Carrera Lake (Puerto Guadal Area)
- Day 4: General Carrera Lake¬†(Puerto Guadal Area) ‚Äď Balmaceda Airport
General Carrera Lake¬†
The vehicle is¬†received¬†in Balmaceda airport, accordingly with rental conditions of the¬†Car rental¬†company. Accommodation in hotel of your choice in General Carrera lake (250 km. away from Balmaceda)
Puerto Tranquilo: is a traditional southern¬†town (located 182 km. away from Balmaceda)
-Meals in¬†local restaurants or El Puesto Hostel.¬†
-"Marble Caves Navigation" excursion, where you'll¬†board a vessel to¬†skirt the shores of General Carrera Lake until you arrive¬†at this Nature Sanctuary. Its scenic beauty is characteristic for the erosion of the water¬†on the rocks, which has created¬†very attractive caves. It must be booked with local operators.
-Exploradores Viewpoint Path: Excursion to Exploradores valley, going around the north limit of the Northern Patagonian Ice Field. In this valley you'll be able to see waterfalls and glaciers sliding down the mountains; passing by¬†Bayo lake,¬†you'll start trekking through¬†an interpretative path within¬†the evergreen forest. As you ascend, you'll have a panoramic view of the lake, and then, you'll arrive at la morrena, from where you'll see the impressive Exploradores glacier, the highest of all Patagonia (4058 mt)
It must me booked with El Puesto hostel.
Breakfast. Transport from General Carrera Lake to Tortel. Accommodation in Entre Hielos lodge (200 km)
Cochrane: small town,¬†116 Km.away from¬†General Carrera Lake
- Meals in local restaurants
- Visit to Tamango National Reserve. Navigation on Tamango river, looking for Huemuls.
Breakfast. Transport from Tortel to General Carrera Lake (5 hour drive)
Accommodation in hotel of your choice in General Carrera Lake.
- Meals in local restaurants or in Entre Hielos lodge
- Visit to De los Muertos Island. Booked with local operators or in Entre Hielos Lodge.
-Visit to Steffen or Montt¬†snowdrifts, with local operators or Entre Hielos lodge.
Breakfast. The vehicle must be handed in¬†at¬†Balmaceda Airport ¬†(5-6 hour drive from General Carrera Lake)
Rates are per passenger and are expressed in American dollars
|| VEHICLE CATEGORY + HOTELS
|Cat. J + Playa Guadal +
|Cat. G + Terra Luna +
|Cat. K + Hacienda Tres Lagos +
- Fees are per person per program, in U.S. dollars (US$).
- Fees may be subject to change without previous notification. These DO NOT apply to events, conferences and fairs.
- Please, read our .
The program includes
- Car rental for 4 days.
- 2 nights in General Carrera Lake in a hotel of your choice.
- 1 night in Tortel cove in Entre Hielos Lodge.
Rent a Car includes
- Unlimited mileage.
- CDW with "deducible" of¬†20 UF (approx. 400.000 Chilean pesos) in case of accident or vehicle damage.
- SACA vehicle accesories.
- LDW¬†vehicle loss/theft with "deducible" according to¬†the vehicle category.
- DAT third party damages within Chilean territory.
- Catagories J: 4x2 - G: Jeep 4x4 , K: 4x4.
- Maximum: 4 passengers (N¬ļ √≥ptimo de pasajeros).
- Difficulty: Low.
- The program does not include: meals.
Condition of the rent of the 4x4
- Driving license.
- Having at least 21 years.
- Having a credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Diners, A express).
- Trekking shoes.
- Clothes for cold weather (Cap, pullover,).
- Clothes for hot weather.
- Sunglasses with UV filter.
- Binocular microscope.
- Sunscreen cream.
- Bottles of water.