Double Occupancy: $3,699 per person

Single Occupancy: $4,100 per person

Duration: Six Days

Minimum No. of Travelers: 2

Difficulty: Easy

Season: October-April

 

DAY 1: El Calafate Airport – El Calafate

We welcome you at El Calafate airport and transfer you to town where you check in at the lodge. The rest of the day will be free for you to enjoy the town.

Overnight in Hosteria or Inn, double or single room with private bathroom No meals provided

DAY 2: El Calafate – Torres del Paine

We leave early in the morning from El Calafate to head to Torres del Paine National Park. The ride is along a typical Patagonian steep road. There are many chances to see rheas and flamingos during the trip.
In about 4 hours you enter Chile across the Cancha Carrera International Border Point. A couple of hours later, you enter Paine, which holds UNESCO World Heritage status. During the last portion of your drive, the Paine Massif will be visible if the weather permits. You then follow the spectacular interior road of the National Park all the way to your hosteria. We make all the necessary stops during the drive for pictures of the mountains and fauna of the park. You arrive to your hosteria by late afternoon.

Overnight in Hosteria or Inn, double or single room with private bathroom Meals provided: Breakfast, Box Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Torres del Paine – Puerto Natales

Today you visit some of the most spectacular viewpoints of this National Park. In the morning, you visit Salto Grande, an impressive waterfall just where the Paine river enters Lake Pehoe. From there, a low difficultly trail leads you to the shores of lake Nordenskjöld. From the shores you can see the whole Paine massif to the south with the French Valley in the center, flanked by Paine Grande (3050 m above sea level). You can spot Paine Grande’s impressive hanging glaciers on one side, and the unique geological formation of the Paine Horns on the other.
In the afternoon, you visit the west end of the park featuring the Grey Lake. An easy and beautiful walk along the south shore leads you to a rocky promontory. Here, you can see the glacier calving down into the lake from the Ice Field on the far side of the lake. In the spring and summer the shore is covered by the icebergs pushed by the wind to this side of the lake. By late afternoon, we leave the park and travel to Puerto Natales (2 hours), a picturesque fishing town on the shores of the Last Hope Sound.

Overnight in Hosteria or Inn, double or single room with private bathroom Meals provided: Breakfast, Box Lunch

DAY 4: Puerto Natales – Glaciers – Puerto Natales

This morning you get on the road by 8 AM for your boat trip along the Last Hope Sound. On your way to glaciers Balmaceda and Serrano, you enter one of the most remote and virgin areas of Southern Patagonia: the Bernardo O‘Higgins National Park.
During your trip, you visit Cerro Balmaceda (at the southern end of the Patagonian Ice Field) to appreciate the huge glaciers coming down towards the sea, and the wide variety of flowers in abundance around the area. You take a short walk to the far end of the Sound. You are back around 6 PM so you can have enough time to enjoy the city in the evening.

Overnight in Hosteria or Inn, double or single room with private bathroom Meals provided: Breakfast, Box Lunch

DAY 5: Puerto Natales – El Calafate

After breakfast, you start your journey back to El Calafate. The drive takes you back through the Pampas for 170 miles. You get to enjoy the Patagonian landscape, and stop again for any pictures you may have missed the first time. You arrive to El Calafate in the afternoon, and have the evening at your leisure to explore the town.

Overnight in Hosteria or Inn, double or single room with private bathroom Meals provided: Breakfast

DAY 6: El Calafate – El Calafate Airport

After breakfast at your hotel you transfer to El Calafate airport to head home or continue on to your next adventure! This is the end of our services.

Meals provided: Breakfast

The meals we provide while your Candelaria Lake Titicaca tour are shown below:

DAYS 1 2 3 4 5 6
Breakfast X X X X X
Boxed Lunch / Lunch X X X
Dinner X
  • Bilingual Guide (Spanish - English) throughout the trip
  • All excursions as shown in the itinerary
  • All transportation as shown in the itinerary including buses and regular ferries
  • 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches & 1 dinners as detailed below
  • 5 nights in hotels (double or single room with private bathroom)
  • International Flights to and from El Calafate
  • Medical and life insurance
  • Tips
  • Drinks and beverages (all meals exclude alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks)
  • Entrance Fees to National Parks
  • Optional excursions
  • Services not shown or detailed in the itinerary
  • A 60 litre Duffel sac (18 lbs max weight)
  • Small daypack
  • Walking shoes or boots
  • Trekking boots or poles
  • Rain jacket & pants
  • Gloves & wool hat
  • Long sleeved shirts (cotton/breathable fabric, not too thin)
  • Sun hat/Sunglasses/Sunscreen
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Personal items & medication
  • Torch, binoculars
  • Personal documents (Passport Mandatory to present at control gates)
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