Torres del Paine Chile

Activities and trekking in Torres del Paine, Patagonia Chile

What to do: Torres del Paine
TORRES DEL PAINE Trekking
Great Circuit: A program specially designed for those who, during almost two weeks, would like to know intensively the greatnesses of the whole area. This adventure includes night in campgrounds combined with a comfortable hotel in Puerto Natales.
'W Trek' in Torres del Paine: Famous trekking program.
Combining trekking and camping, this program is designed for those who, in a few days, would like to discover the most of the park, getting to know the principal attractions of the area.
Trekking of the viewpoints: This program is designed for those who would like to be amazed by a quick overview of Torres del Paine’s most famous panoramic viewpoints, and be the spectator of beautiful sunrises. Trekking and hiking.



From Laguna Amarga to Pehoe lake

the road runs for an open land among the lakes Sarmiento and Nordenskjöld where it is possible to cross with groups of gumps with their "chulengos"(little gumps younger than one year) and in almost the whole itinerary impressive views of the Paine massif are obtained. In the kilometer 20 you arrive at the guard place Lago Pehoé, very near the refuge Pudeto. From this refuge it departs a deluxe catamaran for 70 people that crosses the lake Pehoé arriving at the refuge Pehoé in the northwest end of the lake. From Pudeto there is a path that leads to the Salto Grande (the second cascade of the river Paine) and to the impressive mirador of the lake Nordenskjöld.

From Pehoé lake to Lago Grey:

The road skirts the east coast of the lake Pehoé, it passes in front of the island where it is the hostel Pehoé and in the kilometer 30 arrive at the hotel Explora (5 stars), from where there is a path that will take you to the Salto Chico, which is formed on the river Paine. The road continues to the river Paine, crossing it by a bridge before arriving to CONAF Administration office. From this point the road takes northwest address, it crosses the river Grey and after travelling 18 kilometers it arrives to Lago Grey hotel located very near the guard place Lago Grey. From this place it leaves a path that allow you to arrive at a beach on the lake Grey in 25 minutes wher you'll see a lot of floes that come off of the glacier Grey and concentrate in this area. This glacier that is born in the South Ice Field has 6 kilometers wide and its front is divided by an island that appeared 50 years ago due to the ice retrieving.

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