Patagonia Hike and Kayak
The Patagonia Hike & Kayak adventure will challenge your abilities with several days of trekking and kayaking through intensely glaciated mountains, pristine lakes, and dense forests. Consistently regarded as one of the classic hikes on earth, together we will explore Torres del Paine National Park from the granite peaks of Los Torres and Los Cuernos to the meandering trails of the Nire Forest. The spectacular landscape will provide an amazing backdrop as we cross over creeks, scramble up rock gardens, and paddle through ice carved rivers on our way to experiencing one of the worlds true natural wonders.
We will stay in beautiful lodges and cabins throughout our adventure and capturing not only the stunning vistas but the authentic Chilean cuisine and hospitality. This trekking and kayaking experience was thoughtfully designed to encapsulate the best of the Patagonian Andes and provide an unforgettable opportunity to discover Chile and this unique South American terrain.
Day 1: Upon arrival into Santiago, Chile you will be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel. With an early arrival we will spend the afternoon on a wine tour in the Santiago region.
Day 2: With an early departure to Punta Arenas we will arrive into Patagonia where we will transfer to Torres del Paine Park with an overnight at Hosteria Las Torres.
Day 3-6: The next four days are spent hiking the famous “W” circuit around the park staying in lodges and private cabins along the way. We will conclude our four day hike with a boat cruise to Glacier Grey before arriving at our accommodation at Hosteria Lago Grey.
Day 7-9: The next morning we will enjoy beautiful views of the park over breakfast before departing to the river and loading into our kayaks. We will float down the Rio Serrano through glacial melt waters and the opportunity to the abundant flora and fauna on this region. We will have one night in a private camp on the river before reaching the Serrano and Balmaceda. We will overnight Hosteria Balmaceda before kayaking amongst the glaciers getting up close to these magnificent natural wonders. We will sail through the strait on the Esperanaza stopping for an authentic barbeque before landing in Puerto Natales. Overnight in Punta Arena.
Day 10: The next morning we will transfer to the airport and catch a connecting flight home.
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