In this program you will travel the best landscapes of the Chilean Patagonia. You will know Punta Arenas, the Balmaceda and Serrano glacier and Torres del Paine National Park, declared a national biosphere reserve.

Day 1: Arrival in Punta Arenas

Transfer: Airport Hotel in Punta Arenas

Reception at Punta Arenas airport. Transfer to Hotel, in the afternoon City tour touring the city of Punta Arenas and its main attractions, including the Sitio Nao Victoria Museum at sunset we will return to the hotel.

Day 2: Punta Arenas - Puerto Natales

Transfer: Hotel Bus station in Punta Arenas

Transfer: Bus station Hotel in Puerto Natales

Day 3: Torres del Paine National Park - Pehoé Lake - Grey Glacier

Full day at Torres del Paine National Park

  • Departure: 07:00
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Includes: Boxlunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Puerto Natales

Come and visit the Torres del Paine National Park that was declared Biosphere Reserve and is considered one of the most attractive park in South America. It is characterized by its nature and by the famous Cuernos del Paine.

Departure from your hotel at 7:00 am approximately with destination to Torres del Paine National Park. Our first destination is the Milodon cave where in 1895 were found remains of prehistoric animals. Here is the history of the first animals and humans who came to this place.

Then we will go to Cerro Castillo to make a little break where you can enjoy the services of snack, cafes and souvenir shops. We will continue our journey to the Torres del Paine National Park, where the first natural scenes that we will appreciate are Sarmiento Lake viewpoint, the Torres del Paine, Cuernos del Paine and the hill Almirante Nieto.Theanimals that you can see are the guanaco, Rhea and condor.

Inside of the Park you will see the Pehoé and Nordenskjöld lake, waterfalls and mountains covered of ice. Then you have to walk 15 minutes to see the jump large, that is an impressive flow of water that falls through a waterfall of 10 meters from Nordenskold to Pehoe lake.

Then we can eat our snack. Later we will walk on the banks of the Grey lake, where it is possible to see the icebergs and the famous Grey glacier. Depending on tourists, return can be made along the same path, or by the new road and drop them off at your accommodation.

17:00 hours: we will be back in your hotel.

  • Physical
    Very low
  • Cultural
    Medium
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 4: Puerto Natales

Bike tour thrpugh Puerto Natales

  • Departure: 10:00
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Includes: Boxlunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Square of Armas Arturo Pratt in Puerto Natales

Come visit Puerto Natales by bike and meet the most attractive corners of one of the most touristic cities of Chilean Patagonia.

10:00: We gather in Arturo Pratt Square to deliver the bicycles.

During the tour, we will meet various monuments, streets and avenues of Puerto Natales.

We are going to visit theseafront, the main lookout points of the city, pioneer houses, the artisan village Ether Aike, the square of the four villages, Braun Blanchard y Mural dock, and original villages to conclude our tour in Arturo Prat Plaza de Armas.

End of tour 13:00 horas.

  • Physical
    Very low
  • Cultural
    Very high
  • Nature
    Very low

Day 5: Torres del Paine National Park

Trekking to Base Torres, in Torres del Paine National Park

  • Departure: 07:00
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Includes: Boxlunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Puerto Natales

Hiking to reach Base Torres del Paine, a place that will allow you to witness the 3 massifs: Central, Monzino and Dagostini, Pik and Nido de Cóndores hills. This is one of the best landscapes in the Torres del Paine National Park.

We will pick up from your hotel at 7:00 am and we are going to travel to Torres del Paine National Park, located 100 kilometers away.

We arrive at the Cerro Paine, which is the starting point of the trail, where we begin our hike. We go towards to the Valley and after 10 minutes of trekking will find an old suspension bridge that crosses the Asencio river. About 150 meters later, appears a bifurcation: to the left leads to the Base of the towers.

Then follows a zig-zag and walk during a time to pass by a shed and after 45 minutes more, will arrive to the Chilean Camping in the opposite of Ascencio river.

After walking an hour and 10 minutes from the camping Chilean, is reaches the foot of the Morrena that gives access to the viewpoint. From this point, the path increases your slope which then loses visibility and should continue to rise among the rocks, some of which are marked to show the route.

After 30 minutes of trekking, is reaches the end this of the lagoon, from where is has a wonderful view of the three towers (Central, Monzino and Dagostini). After rest and lunch in this extraordinary scenic context, we started our return along the same path until you reach the starting point, where our driver will be waiting to return.

18:00: we will be returning to your hotel.

  • Physical
    Very high
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 6: Serrano glacier and Balmaceda glacier

Tour of navigation in Balmaceda and Serrano glaciers

  • Departure: 06:30
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Includes: Lunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel en Puerto Natales

If you want to see the glaciers of Chilean Patagonia, come to O'Higgins National Park and visit the Balmaceda glacier and Serrano glacier in an entertaining navigation through the Patagonian fords.

Departure from your hotel at approximately 06:30 am we will go to the pier of Puerto Natales. On the way it is possible to see the buildings belonging to the Bories refrigerator, which was one of the largest meat processing industries in Patagonia. Also you can see colonies of Imperial Cormorants, a small colony of sea lions and a variety of Coigues, Canelos, Lengas, Ñire, Chilco and El Calafate among others.

The Balmaceda glacier can be seen from the ship, however, to visit the Serrano glacier is necessary to make a 20 minute walk along a path that borders a small lake originated by the melting of the glacier.

17:00: We are back at your hotel.

  • Physical
    Medium
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 7: Puerto Natales - Punta Arenas

Transfer from your hotel to the terminal to start a two-hour return trip directly to the Punta Arenas airport.

Included
  • Airport transfer - Bus terminal in Punta Arenas
  • Bus ticket
  • Transfer bus terminal to hotel in Punta Arenas
  • City tour Punta Arenas - Nao Victoria Museum
  • Transfer hotel to bus terminal in Punta Arenas
  • Bus ticket to Puerto Natales
  • Transfers from bus terminal to hotel in Puerto Natales
  • Tour Torres del Paine National Park (with box lunch)
  • Cultural tour by bicycle in Puerto Natales
  • Hikking Base Torres del Paine
  • Navigation to Balmaceda and Serrano glaciers (lunch at Estancia Perales)
  • Hotel transfers in Puerto Natales - airport in Punta Arenas.
NOT Included
  • Airline ticket
  • All not mentioned in the itinerary.

Recommendations

Optimum footwear, small excursion backpack, camera.

* This program has defined outputs: Start of the program day Tuesday - End day Monday

It is recommended to take flights to Punta Arenas in the morning.

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