Vertice W Trekking Classic

5 days / 4 nights
from
Puerto Natales
to
Puerto Natales
253 000 CLP
489 USD
From
09-01-2014
To
04-30-2015

We invite you to travel the W circuit to see the main beauties of the Towers of Paine, with their amazing and unique landscapes. This circuit will allow you to understand and admire this masterpiece of nature through the emblematic mountains, among them the famous Towers of Paine, the native forests and incredible glaciers. This program is designed for adventurers who love outdoor activities and wish to live a unique and unforgettable experience.

Day 1 - Puerto Natales – Laguna Amarga – El Chileno

  • Departure from Puerto Natales at approximately 07:30 am on a regular service route to Torres del Paine National Park, declared a biosphere reserve. Please you must be at the time requested at the bus station (Rodoviario).
  • Arrival at 09:45 o’clock; Entry to Laguna Amarga, where you will have to pay your entrance to the park. We will transfer you to Las Torres Hotel area, where El Chileno is located.
  • Dinner in the dining room (only full board deal) and lodging in Refugio El Chileno
Located 2 hours trekk from Las Torres sector, is in the path of ascent to Base Torres .Capacity: 32 people, spread over 4 rooms for 8 people each (3 berths/cabins up to 3 levels per room).
Shared bathrooms Exclusive to guests of Refuge

Day 2 - Trekking El Chileno – Refugio Los Cuernos

  • Breakfast at the dining room (only full board deal).
  • If you want to admire the different shades of red and orange colours with that stain the granite massif and the first rays of the day, we suggest wake up early and start to walk!
  • Box lunch (Only full board deal).
  • Departure To “Los Cuernos” by trekking along the shores of Lake Nordenskjold with wonderful views of the Paine Massif, circling around the base of Almirante
  • Nito marked trails (4 hours) dazzling the horns of Paine soon walk.
  • Dinner in the dining room (only full board deal) and lodging in Refugio Los Cuernos in bed.
  • This hike take 8 hours aproxx – From El Chileno Shelter – Mirador Las Torres – Los Cuernos Shelter.
Located 4.5 hours of trekking from Las Torres sector. Located in the heart of the circuit W
Capacity: 32 people, spread over 4 rooms for 8 people each (3 berths, up to 3 levels in each room).
Shared bathrooms Exclusive for guests of Refuge

Day 3 - Trekking Refugio Los Cuernos - Valle del Francés - Vértice Paine Grande Mountain Shelter

  • Breakfast at dining room (only full board deal).
  • Departure by trekking towards Italian Camp (2.5 hours), gateway to the French Valley, where you can see the whole valley surrounded by mountains, the hanging glacier of Mount Paine, whose constant melting form like waterfalls that feed the river French. We will enjoy the mountain “flora and fauna”.
  • Box lunch (Only full board deal).
  • Arrive at Lodge Paine Grande.
  • We will appreciate the Lake Pehoe, and his wonderful emerald colour.
  • Dinner in the dining room (only full board deal) and lodging in Lodge Paine Grande.

The Shelter locates on the shore of Pehoé Lake, facing the southern face of Paine Grande hill, crowned by Punta Bariloche in the plain that terminates Quebrada de los Vientos.

Day 4 - Trekking Vértice Paine Grande Mountain Shelter – Vértice Grey Mountain Shelter

  • Breakfast at the dining room (only full board deal)
  • Exit to Lodge Grey, where you will find viewpoints to appreciate the majesty of Glacier Grey. (3.5 hours), ascent and descent walks in secondary forests.
  • Arrival at Lodge Grey.
  • Box lunch (Only full board deal)
  • In the afternoon optional trekking route to Las Guardas Camp or around where you can admire the beauty of Glacier Grey (4 hours) and sites of the area
  • Dinner in the dining room (only full board deal) and lodging.

Day 5 - Vértice Grey Mountain Shelter – Navegación Grey II – Cueva del Milodon - Puerto Natales

  • Breakfast in the dining room of lodge.
  • Time to walk around and admire the beauty of the glacier.
  • Return by boat Grey II, from Lodge Grey beach to Hosteria Lago Grey at 13:00 hrs.
  • Transfer in private service visit Milodon Cave, Natural Monument consists of three caverns and a rocky conglomerate called "Silla del Diablo". (Waiting time 45 minutes, no entry is included) to follow to Puerto Natales.

Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec, Mar & Abr

Program CLP Price USD Price
Basic Bed CLP 253 000 USD 489
Basic Bed with Full Board CLP 399 900 USD 755
Made Bed CLP 314 500 USD 589
Made Bed with Full Board CLP 459 000 USD 859

Jan & Feb

Program CLP Price USD Price
Basic Bed CLP 259 000 USD 499
Basic Bed with Full Board CLP 414 500 USD 779
Made Bed CLP 319 900 USD 609
Made Bed with Full Board CLP 469 900 USD 889
  • Price per person (mínimum 2 passengers)
  • Extra charge on Christmas or New Year eve’s $ 40.000 / 60 USD per person

Notes

  • Accommodation in shared rooms and bunk beds
  • Basic Bed     : only mattress and pillow is included
  • Made Bed     : Basic Bed + Sheets + Bed cover + towels + soap + shampoo
  • Full Board     : Breakfast, lunch or box lunch, dinner
  • Refugio El Chileno and Los Cuernos does not have nada bed, here you can book in basic bed + sleeping bag

Remarks:

  • Day 1, departure time estimated to Torres del Paine is at 07:30 am, leaving from your Hotel or Hostel in Puerto Natales
  • Day 5, leaving time of Navegación Grey II is at 13:00 pm.
  • No guide is included
  • Prices in pesos includes IVA (Chilean tax)
  • Prices in USD only valid for foreigners, that they are not residents of Chile. Your passport will be required at the moment of check in
  • Rates only valid to Travel between October 1st to April 30th, 2014.

Not Included in the W-Trek

  • Services don’t indicated in this package
  • Personal equipment
  • Entrys to the park Torres del Paine or Monumento Natural Cueva del Milodon
  • Medicals insurance
  • Guides
  • If you are not paying full board deal, you will not receive any food service.

You must take

  • Torres del Paine map, this  map you can get it for free at the momento you pay for your entry to the park.
  • Water bottle (at least with a 1 litre of capacity)
  • First aid, flashlight, compass or GPS
  • Sunglasses
  • Trekking shoes
  • Waterproof clothes
  • Sunblock
  • Trekking clothes
  • Jackets
  • Hat
  • Socks
  • Gloves