REGION: Southern Patagonia.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 3 (Moderate) to 5 (Hard).
SUMMARY: Customized 15-days Program at South Patagonia (Magellan & Antarctica District) Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales; Torres del Paine W Circuit, Ice Hiking, Kayak around Grey Glaciers, Hiking at the End of the World Dientes de Navarino part of the Route of Parks of Patagonia in Tierra del Fuego.
DURATION: 15 days (or as customized).
Min. / Max. PEOPLE: 4 – 8; more by prior arrangement. Minimum age 12 or above.
SEASON: Seasonal from December to March.
ACCOMODATIONS: 3 – 4 star (Can be arranged in cities).
Cabins or Refuge on W circuit Torres del Paine.
Campsite on Dientes de Navarino circuit.
The so-called W trekking trail runs around the main tourist attractions of Torres del Paine. The journey is named by the union of the three large areas which the trail runs through: the Ascencio Valley, the Francés Valley and the Grey Glacier Valley.
It is definitely one of the favorite treks for nature lovers. Dare living this adventure which lasts between 4 and 7 days, walking through lenga forests, amazing lookouts and steep slopes. Get ready to push yourself to the limit!
Have you ever felt completely insignificant in comparison to nature? Well, get ready to feel precisely that way among the turquoise waters, glaciers and towering granite horns of the Torres del Paine National Park. The jaw-dropping landscapes of this eighth wonder of the world are humbling indeed.
Speaking of sustainable tourism, nowadays, is no longer a novelty. Many countries have opted for a friendly and sustainable tourism that advocates the preservation and respect of the natural environment, and Chile is not left behind, responding to the needs in a committed and active way.
The Alerces refuge is located on the shores of the lake of the same name and is the place where people take the photograph that most of them have heard of the park. With the characteristic coihues burned and surrounded by immense granite walls and an enchanted forest, the Alerces refuge is one of the most beautiful areas of the park.
In the park live pumas, pudúes, foxes and other smaller animals. They are not easy to see, because they stay away from the trails and tourist areas, but you can be lucky and manage to spot some in your visit. If you meet one, look at it from afar and do not interrupt what you are doing.
Streets full of history, government buildings, museums, and so much more await you in downtown Santiago. The best way to get there is to take the metro to the Plaza de Armas, Bellas Artes, Universidad de Chile, Moneda, or Santa Lucía stations.
Over 80% of Latin America’s glaciers are in Chile. Therefore, the Chilean Patagonia offers hundreds of tours and excursions to view these impressive glaciers.
Next, a list of the glaciers you must visit, when planning your trip to Chile.
When one realizes the beauty of this city, its exceptional location, its history, and the variety of attractions still hidden, it is not difficult to imagine that in some years Putre, with its great tourist potential, could be the next San Pedro de Atacama
The Valparaiso World Heritage Port Neighborhood is wedged between Plaza Sotomayor and Plaza Wheelright and is one of the oldest parts of the city, which was once the epicenter for the port’s economic and political activity during the 19th century.
In the often overlooked northern extremes of Patagonia lies Aysén, Chile’s least-populated region, where only 1.2 humans per square mile dwell. While there isn't an abundance of people around, what the area does have in excess is ice. Bold, blue ice – glaciers the likes of which you’ll find in few other parts of our warming planet.
A unique piece of earth that is also an invitation to explore its beautiful landscapes, its native fauna and all of its mysteries. Chiloé offers a variety of activities that have to be within the plans of every visitors.
REGION: South Patagonia ACTIVITY LEVEL: 5 (High) SUMMARY: This strenuous trek takes you up a steep ascent to Refugio El Chileno; then along the trail to the base of the moraine and to the lookout of the base of Torres Del Paine. Stunning views!
DURATION: 10 hrs.