Day hike to the Base of "Torres del Paine"

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Tour Number

Activity Level

384730


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (basic), English (advanced)

Guided Tour to the Base of the Towers with Transportation from Puerto Natales


Spend a day hiking in Torres del Paine National Park! Your tour starts with pick up from your hotel in Puerto Natales. After a 2 hours scenic drive, we will arrive in the Park and from there we'll start the hike to the base of the towers. The trail goes up from the beginning, is approx 10km long (6. 2 miles, 12, 4 round trip) and all the way we'll be discovering beautiful lookouts for amazing views of the park.
You will pass through native forests, mountain terrain and, for the last section, granite moraine all the way to the lake in the base of the towers. Here we will make a stop to explore the summit, take pictures and enjoy our lunch. After a good rest, we'll go back down to take the transportation back to Puerto Natales.

Itinerary

- Early morning pick up from your hotel in Puerto Natales
- After 2 hours approx, arrive in Torres del Paine N. P.
- We begin our ascent to the Base of the Towers
- Depending on your pace, we should reach the summit within 4 hours.
- Stop for lunch and take rest
- Hike down to the parking lot to take our transportation back to Puerto Natales
- Arrival at your hotel around 7 pm

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up will be from your hotel in Puerto Natales.

If you want, we can also meet the night before for a short briefing.

End location: We'll end in Puerto Natales at your hotel

Duration: 12 hours

this is the time round trip from Puerto Natales to Torres del Paine National Park.

Transportation

transportation Puerto Natales to the national park and back from the park to Puerto Natales is in private van with a professional driver.

What’s Included

- private guide
- lunch and snacks
- private transportation

and a lot of fun!

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50000 CLP Chilean Peso - there is a souvenir on the way that we can visit if you want

What’s Extra

the entrance fee is $21.000 CLP per person (33 USD approx)

A Recent Review of this tour

We are so happy we chose Tours By Locals, especially Javier as our guide. He not only spoke perfect English, he was so incredibly knowledgeable about all things Chilean - a walking encyclopedia! He met us in advance to discuss the food, gear, checked our fitness levels and spoke at great length about the terrain for the hike. He also helped to arrange transportation! I would 100% recommend Javier - a 5-Star rating isn't enough! Richard, Lisa, Taylor & Kendall, Austin TX.
Lisa Schiller

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