Full-Day Tour to the Torres del Paine National Park

Summary

Experience another side of Patagonia with a guided full-day tour of Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park. After pickup at your hotel, head to the border, cross into Chile and continue on your way to the National Park. Proceed to Lago Sarmiento, where you’ll enjoy panoramic views of the lake and the Paine Mountain Range. Stop next on the shore of Laguna Amarga. Here, take a short walk and absorb the natural beauty of this iconic region. Then, wind your way to “Paine Cascade” and indulge in an al-fresco lunch on the shore of the Paine River. Next, travel to the entrance of the national park, pay your admission fee, and continue on to discover the Larga and Mariposa Lagoons. Then, as you reach Nordenskjöld Lake lookout point, admire the famed Horns of Torres del Paine, before traveling to Salto Grande for views of towering waterfalls and take a brief hike toward Nordenskjöld Lake (subject to weather conditions). Finally, visit Lago Pehoe for views of Cerro Paine, Almirante Nieto Mount, the Paine “Horns”, French Valley, and Big Paine, before heading back to the border as you're whisked back to your hotel in El Calafate.

Tour info

Duration
14 hours - 15 hours
Group Size
Pricing (From)
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

Depart from your hotel in El Calafate on an all-terrain vehicle to discover the wonders of Torres del Paine National Park across the Chilean border. This full-day tour brings visitors to the most scenic views that are accessible by vehicle within the park. Visit its most famous attractions, while learning about the flora, fauna and geology of the mountains that characterize the zone. If you only have a day to spare, this tour provides a great opportunity to enjoy Torres del Paine’s amazing views. As you ride on a latest-generation 4x4 Overland Truck through the park you'll have the opportunity to enjoy its amazing views on less time. Discover beautiful waterfalls, gaze at its beautiful lakes and lagoons from the lookout points, and further explore as you go on short hikes for some even better perspectives.

What’s included?

  • Professional Bilingual guide

  • Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Box Lunch with Beverages

  • Gratuities

  • Entrance Fee to Torres del Paine National Park

  • Snacks

  • Entry/Admission - Torres del Paine National Park

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Before you book

  • Duration: 14-15 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Such measures shall be subject to the official protocol and may be amended or supplemented.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Say Hueque specializes in providing customized tours to independent travelers. Patagonia is one of our favorite destinations as nature can be experienced first hand. The forever surrounding scenery of mountains is irresistible for those who are tempted by adventure and excitement. Get in touch with us for further info and advice on the best experiences in El Calafate for your palate.

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