Active: Torres del Paine - The W Trek (SCWT)
Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinationss No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 4 - You might encounter a few high-altitude hikes or other more strenuous activities. Pro tip: Put down that pastry, buster.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 12
Meals Included: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Trek the spectacular W Trek, snap a photo of the famous three peaks of Torres, marvel at the lakes and glaciers en route
Heres a quick six-day trip thats simply perfect as an add-on to other Patagonian adventures. Torres del Paines W Trek is celebrated by active travellers globally as one of the most scenic treks anywhere. Spend four days walking through stunning landscapes surrounding Grey Glacier, French Valley, and the imposing three towers. While the trek alone is challenging enough, the real contest comes in needing to take your camera out so frequently.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2018
- 6 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Puerto Natales||Day 1 Puerto Natales|
Puerto Natales is the entrance way to Torres del Paine National Park. During the day, explore the town, eat a hearty meal for energy, and rest well for the 4-day hike ahead. Get any last-minute shopping done in Puerto Natales, and rent all equipment needed for the hike. Any extra gear not needed for the Paine hike will be stored. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Laguna Amarga Camp||Day 2 Puerto Natales/Laguna Amarga Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Embark on a 4-day excursion within Torres del Paine NP, hiking the famous W Trek. Start the 62km (38.5 mi) route by trekking to the base of Las Torres to see the dramatic three towers and turquoise lagoon below. Included Activities: W Trek (Day 1)
|Day 3||Cuernos Camp||Day 3 Laguna Amarga Camp/Cuernos Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Wake up surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and continue hiking along the W Trek, crossing Paine River and passing through grassy fields. Stop at Lake Nordenskjold and snap a photo of the mountains reflecting in the lake before reaching the camp. Included Activities: W Trek (Day 2)
|Day 4||Paine Grande Camp||Day 4 Cuernos Camp/Paine Grande Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Hike to the French Valley lookout and take in the awe-inspiring views of the mountain range spreading across the national park. Marvel at the dramatic, contrasting greens and greys of the landscape. Included Activities: W Trek (Day 3)
|Day 5||Puerto Natales||Day 5 Paine Grande Camp/Puerto Natales (1B, 1L)|
Enjoy the final day of the W Trek that leads to Grey Lake and the lookout point for Grey Glacier. Admire the scale of this immense glacier and continue trekking to Lake PehoE. Finish by taking a picturesque ferry ride across the lake and enjoy the sense of accomplishment. Included Activities: W Trek (Day 4) Transport: Boat (0.75 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 6||Puerto Natales||Day 6 Puerto Natales (1B)|
Depart at any time.
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
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