Torres del Paine National Park. Andes. CHILE

Tour duration: 7 days
Tour Rate: $2,360
The package rate applies for the duration of the tour (based on 1 person in a travel party), and include meals and house beverages, attractions’ entry fees, naturalist guide, boat (cruise), ground transportation, eco-camp/refugio stay, and 24-hour concierge at L' EcoResorts.

Trekking Tour Torres del Paine, Chile, highlights the magnificent beauty of this mountainous landscape. Complemented by glaciers, fjords, peaks, and forests, the region has been voted by travelers as the “8th Wonder” in the world.

Observing wildlife species in their natural habitat also comprises the Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine nature excursion package. The nature park here is home to more than 120 classes of birds, 250 kinds of plants, and 25 varieties of mammals. Conservation programs protect the animals and flora in the Torres del Paine National Park. The Puma is a big attraction here and you can track them with your guide.

A UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Torres del Paine National Park comprises an area that is widely unexplored and has retain its natural beauty. This site is referred to by natural wonders’ connoisseurs as one of the most impressively scenic nature parks in the world.

Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine is designed to satiate the needs of hikers, nature photographers, naturalists, ecologists, and outdoor adventure sportsmen and sportswomen. Persons traveling to this Chilean nature preserve can embark on a guided expedition, the Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine.

On the Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine, you will explore the French Valley (Valle Frances) and the natural monument, Milodon Cave, and enjoy the viewpoint of Argentina’s Los Glaciares. Trek to the lakes at the foot of Cerro Torre and the Fitz Roy massif. Embark on a sailing expedition to Glacier Gray. Spot protected plants and wildlife species. And stay in an ecolodge in the Torres del Paine National Park.

Preservation and conservation are at the core of Torres del Paine National Park sustainability initiatives. This is, care is being taken by the relevant authorities for preserving the local wildlife, the landscape, and peoples’ cultures so that these will remain intact for future generations. Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine guide travelers on how to leave behind as minimum as possible carbon footprint where they traveled. In addition to working with naturalist guides, Trekking Tour Torres Del Paine is united with eco-lodge operators in the region to provide a comprehensive vacation experience.

Tour’s Program

  • You will most likely arrive at the nearest airport, which is Punta Arenas (Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International Airport (PUQ). It is located 5-hours south of Torres del Paine National Park. The airport receives daily non-stop flights from Santiago.
  • It is then 3-hours from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales arriving at Teniente Julio Gallardo Airfield (PNT), plus an additional 2 hours' drive to Torres del Paine NP.
PUERTO NATALES
  • Your guide will meet you in Puerto Natales at its airfield where you will be transported to your eco-camp or eco-lodge in (or near) Patagonia. Along the way, you are bound to enjoy the beautiful landscape mountainous scenery.
PASO LOS CUERNOS

A less daunting trail, the Paso Los Cuernos traverses along the north shore of Nordenskjöl. Beginning at Campamento Italiano and reaching the massif of Cuernos del Paine, Paso Los Cuernos is perched above a lake.

  • You'll hike the trail of Paso Los Cuernos. Above ground, the landscape reveals scenery of towering, jagged-peaks that is synonymous with Patagonia.
VALLE DEL FRANCES

A natural basin, Valle del Francés (or Frenchman´s Valley) comprises the central spike of the W, which begins at Lago Pehoe in the direction of the north east.

  • On this day, you will trek below the glacier-covered slopes of Cerro Paine. At 2,850m (9,350ft). This is the highest summit in the range and the site offers views of the western side of mountain range.
LAKE PEHOE

The landscape here forms what is often been described as "a surreal landscape" due to the crystalline water of the lake and the towering background peaks with their reflections in the lake. Here is good for watching exotic animal species as they freely roam the land.

  • You'll hike Pehoe and linger by the lake to observe its surreal landscape, wildlife, and plant species.
TOWERS OF PAINE

Dominating the landscape, the Towers of Paine are 3 colossal granite pillars that soar around 2,800 meters and above the Patagonian steppe. These summits are complemented by the summit of Paine Grande, which reaches 3,050 meters; the peaks known as Los Cuernos (The Horns) also lined the landscape.

  • You'll trek the Towers of Paine and delve in scenery of granite massifs, glaciers, waterfalls, rivers, lakes, and lagoons.
GREY GLACIER AND LAKE (LAGO GREY)

A glacier wonderland of icebergs and blue lake, the site has an ice field at one point and ice wall at the opposite side of the water.

  • You'll embark on a sailing expedition that brings you right up to the glacier.
MILODON CAVE

A natural monument, Milodon Cave is the site where extinct animal bones were found such as that of the prehistoric Mylodon, as well as human's elements and artifacts dating back to 6000 BC.

  • If you have time before you depart, after breakfast, you may want to explore the Milodon Cave and take a journey into the past in a natural environment.
  • You'll depart Torres del Paine NP for the drive to Punta Arenas.
INCLUDED
  • Eco-camp/refugio
  • Naturalist guide
  • Ground transportation (incl. airport transfers)
  • Cruise (lake)
  • All attractions' entry fees
  • Meals and house beverages at the lodge
  • Luggage transfers (lodge to lodge)
  • Sleeping bag (refugios)
  • 24-hour concierges at L' EcoResorts
NOT INCLUDED (separate vacation services and products)
  • Air flights (international/local)
  • Travel insurance (mandatory)
  • Staff/guides tipping/gratuity is voluntary
  • Snacks
The Southern Hemisphere and Northern Hemisphere depict opposite seasons of each other. Chile lies within the Southern Hemisphere. Its summer months are December, January, and February. June, July, and August are its winter months. Autumn months in Chile are the opposite season in North America and Europe, which is spring during this period.

  • Summer is high season in Patagonia. During this period more people visit the park. [Note: The wind is notoriously intense in the course of this period and can reach in excess of 120 miles an hour].
  • Spring through to fall are somewhat cooler and wind tends to be calmer.
  • During the winter months, some routes are closed such as the Paine Circuit and W Trek. However, the landscape is transferred to a sleek winter wonderland.
  • Early spring/late autumn see less people on the trails.

Torres del Paine National Park has extreme, interchangeably weather and it's advisable for travelers to be prepared for varied weather conditions regardless of the time of year.

  • The price includes eco-camp/refugio, naturalist guide, road transportation, boat cruise, park entry fees, meals and house beverages, and 24-hour concierges at L' EcoResorts.
  • Ninety or more days prior to your arrival, 30% of the rate is required to confirm your reservation.
  • Thirty days or less and prior to your arrival, the full reservation amount is required. In the event of changes to the lodge reservation or the dates of your flights, by you, such a cancellation is subjected to 10% cancellation fee. Note: this refers to changes in your reservation only [see additional cancellation policy below].
  • The tour price is based on the number of persons indicated. For personalized group rates, please make inquiry with us regarding the package cost.
  • Participants shall have the ability to hike some easy and advance nature trails.
When you book your nature tour online through our website (lecoresorts.com), your reservation will be processed through our secure online payment system. When you first submit a "BOOK NOW" request, one of our agents will contact you to confirm your details. Once your reservation is confirmed, by you, you will receive a notification from us.

GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • The tours by L' EcoResorts are nature based, guided, and include walking through rainforests, mountain hiking, cycling, cruising and water rafting, and preserves/safari jaunts.
  • On rainforest tours, you can observe rare and weird species. The Amazon, for example, contains the world’s largest range of wildlife species. Living in the Amazon rainforest are over 40, 000 species of plants, 427 types of mammals (incl. jaguar, anteater, and giant otter), 1,300 varieties of birds, 378 breeds of reptiles (incl. boa), in excess of 400 classes of amphibians (incl. dart poison frogs) and roughly 3,000 categories of freshwater fish. Due to its vastness and some unreachable areas, many species in the Amazon remain undiscovered by scientists. Depending on where in the world your eco resort is located, the nature tour you booked will take you on an intriguing path within that region.
  • On safari tours in Africa, you will observe animals in their natural habitats such as giraffes, lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards, zebras, gorillas, panthers, birds, and reptiles. [At L' EcoResorts, we do not offer or support sports hunting or trophy hunting, which is not the same as survival hunting by the native people or any persons who depends on this tradition/method for their food source].
  • On mountain tours, you will hike up some of the most spectacular mountains in the world, these include the Swiss and French Alps, the Andes, the Himalaya mountains, Blue Mountain Peaks (Jamaica), and the Rocky Mountains in Canada and the United States.
  • British Columbia, Canada, and Alaska, United States allow travelers to traverse some of the most spectacular natural land in North America. These sites include the Great Bear Forest, Denali National Park and Preserve (and mountain), Kenai Fjords, and Brooks Falls. The regions are notable for bear viewing, whale watching, and their remote wildernesses, icy seas, and glacial landscapes.
  • Most of the nature tours by L’ EcoResorts are available off-the-beaten paths, in the wild. But in some cases, some tours may be available on land governed by the state or other bodies. Travelers are responsible to pay any entrance fees or additional transportation fees for themselves and their groups in order to access such sites, unless otherwise stated. Additional transportation may include boat, train, and float plane. All information regarding your tour will be provided to you.
CANCELLATION POLICY

  • Cancellations made 91 days or more prior to travel, 90% refund will be granted, unless otherwise stated.
  • Cancellations made 90 to 31 days prior to travel, 50% refund will be granted, unless otherwise stated.
  • Cancellations made 30 days or less prior to travel no refunds will be granted.
Due the complexities of the various policies by international operators and other third parties in the regions where the nature tours are available, the "CANCELLATION POLICY" by L’ EcoResorts is structured to apply to all reservations.

  • We highly strongly recommend that you purchase travel insurance prior to your tour.

DISCLAIMER

L' EcoResorts, its employees, its affiliates and their employees accept no responsibility, whatsoever, for travelers’ health and safety while they partake in a nature tour. While participating in the tours booked through L' EcoResorts, it is the sole responsibility of the traveler to secure their health and safety. It is further the responsibility of travelers to do health checkups and acquire a clean bill of health from a professional health care provider before embarking on any physical activities, therefore relieving L' EcoResorts, its partners, and its staffs from any blame as it relates to the health and safety of travelers.

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