Hike the most trodden path in Torres del Paine National Park and reach the most famous viewpoint of the incredible and wonderful Paine Towers. Enjoy the feeling of being in a unique place of the world.
We arrive at Torres del Paine National Park through “Laguna Amarga” entrance, the transport takes us to Hosteria Las Torres from where we start the hike up into the Ascencio Valley, we enter a dense Lenga forested area that brings us to the ascending point of a moraine towards the Paine Towers viewpoint, at 890 m.a.s.l (2,950 ft). Then, we return along the same path to Hosteria Las Torres where the bus awaits and we drive back to Puerto Natales.
Location: Torres del Paine National Park, Base of the Towers Viewpoint.
Availability: Year round.
Duration: 13 hours* (4-hour drive; 7-hour hike)
Level of difficulty: Moderate-high. We recommend good physical conditions (total trekking distance: 23 kms / 14.9 miles).
Departure time: 6:30 am / 7:00 am from your accommodation in Puerto Natales.
Returning time: 8:00 pm / 8:30 pm to your accommodation in Puerto Natales.*
*Timings may vary according to weather conditions and physical conditions of the passengers.
Included / Not Included
Included: Transport, local English-speaking guide and trekking poles.
Not included: Park entrance fee, food and personal accident insurance during the hike.
Tickets values to the park, you can see them in: Additional Rates
Equipment recommendations: Technical, warm and waterproof clothing (different layers), trekking waterproof shoes, sunglasses and sun block, cap/hat, scarf or buff, gloves.
Please consider that the rain, wind, snow and temperatures below zero are part of the experience. During the winter season, it’s highly recomendated to wear gaiters and spikes or crampones are obligatory, as the last hour of the trek you willl walk over compacting snow or ice.
Group maximum: 15 passengers.
A private excursion is also possible if you prefer. Please contact us!