TORRES DEL PAINE BY MINIBUS – FULL DAY
From El Calafate
Optional Drop Off in Torres del Paine
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Activity Level Moderate
Group Size Medium Group
The tour starts from the Argentine town of El Calafate from 06:30 am. Keep in mind that this is the time that Pick Up starts from the center, therefore, is an estimate. Around 10:00 am in the morning, you will arrive at border, and once the customs procedures have been completed, there will be a break in Cerro Castillo. There you can exchange money, have breakfast, chat with locals, etc. Then, you will board smaller buses and star your journey.
At approximately 11:00 am hebus will return to the road and head to the National Park Las Torres. You will arrive at the first attraction of our tour at 11:40 am: the Lake Sarmiento. There a brief stop will be made to take the first photographs and enjoy the stunning scenery. The next stop for this excursion will be at the Laguna Amarga Portería. There you will be paid the entrance fee to the National Park. From this point, your bus will head towards the Lake Nordenskjold, which will arrive at 01:00 p.m. You can enjoy this beautiful water mirror.
Then you will see the the main attractions of the Park: the imposing “Cuernos del Paine”. Around 01:30 p.m. you will arrive in Pudeto, where you will trek towards Salto Grande, to then continue to the Mirador de los Cuernos del Paine.
After enjoying the walk, you will depart to the Park Administration, arriving around 04:00 p.m.
From there, return to the Laguna Amarga area will be undertaken. At 6 pm, you will arrive at Cerro Castillo. Then, returning to El Calafate.
Optional Dropp Off in Torres del Paine: this option is avaible everyday during November to April. The passengers that to stay in the National Park Torres del Paine can do it by getting out of the car in Amarga Lagoon, Estancia Pudeto, Hosteria Pehoe or Explora hotel.
Recommendation: wear comfortable shoes and clothes. Take a wind stopper jacket.
Duration: 14 hours.
-Regular tour departs daily, from Octorber to March, or Monday, Wednesday and Saturday during September and April. Pick up time 06:30 am.
-Private tour departure schedule is coordinated previously with the passenger depending on their availability.
- Pick up and Drop Off at your hotel;
- English Speaking guide.
- Entrece fee to National Park Torres del Paine;