Extended W Trek

For the ones that love to appreciate Nature and are not on a rush at all: The extended W trek is for you!

This itinerary adds to days to the original W trek at the beginning and the end. This opens your experience to more possibilities without having to rush!

Itinerary

Extended W Trek

Day 0 / Puerto Natales

This trip starts in Puerto Natales, Patagonia, Chile (check out more info on how to get to Puerto Natales here)

Briefing at our Office in Puerto Natales. We would live to meet you and above all, solve any questions you may have!

 

Day 1 / Torres del Paine National Park

9:00 hrs Private transportation to Torres del Paine National Park.

Optional hikes: Condor lookout  (1.5 hrs), Paine Grande Waterfall and hike to Paine Horns lookout (2 hrs)

Drop off at Las Torres Welcome Center

Highlights: Wildlife, Andean Condors, Paine Massif, Paine Towers.

Accommodation: Camping (gear included) or Refuge options available

(lunch box and dinner included) Entrance free to Torres del Paine incldued

 

Day 2 / Base of the Paine Towers  / Torres del Paine National Park

Trek: 7 hrs round trip, 19 km (700m altitude gain)

PRIVATE transportation to  Torres del Paine National Park (2,5 hrs) – We want you to be the first on the trail to avoid the crowds!

Round trip hike to the Paine Towers Lookout! certainly, a unique view.

Highlights: Wildlife, Almirante Nieto Mountain, Paine Towers.

Accommodation: Refugio or Camping options available (*camping gear included)

(lunch box and dinner included) Torres del Paine entrance tickets included

 

Day 3 / Los Cuernos Pass / Torres del Paine National Park

Trek: 3,5 to 4 hours, (11 km)

One way hike from Las Torres Refuge to Los Cuernos Refuge.

Highlights: Paine Horns, Almirante Nieto, Nordenskjöld Lake.

Accommodation: Refugio or Camping options available *camping gear included)

(Breakfast, lunch box and dinner included)

 

Day 4 / French Valley / Torres del Paine National Park

Trek: 9 to 10 hours, 18,8 km * The time and distance will depend on the lookout you choose.

One way hike to the Beautiful French Valley. You can choose the difficulty of the day depending on how far you want to get. continue to Paine Grande Refuge.

Highlights: Pehoe Lake, Paine Horns, French Valley, Paine Grande Mountain, French Glacier.

Accommodation: Refugio or Camping options available *camping gear included)

(Breakfast, lunch box and dinner included)

 

Day 5 / Grey Glacier / Torres del Paine National Park

Trek: 3,5 to 4 hrs, 11 km

One way hike from Paine Grande Refuge to Grey Refuge with incredible views of the magnificent Grey Glacier.

Highlights: Grey Glacier, Icebergs, Olguin Range

Accommodation: Refugio or Camping options available *camping gear included)

(Breakfast, lunch box and dinner included)

 

Day 6 / Grey Glacier Bridges / Torres del Paine National Park

Trek: 2.5 to 3 hrs, (or more if you want)

One way hike from Grey Refuge to Grey’s hanging bridges!

Highlights: Grey Glacier, Icebergs, Olguin Range

Accommodation: Refugio or Camping options available *camping gear included)

(Breakfast, lunch box and dinner included)

 

Day 7 – Pehoe Lake Catamaran – Puerto Natales

Trek: 3,5 to 4 hrs, 11 km

One way hike from Grey Refuge to Paine Grande Refuge to catch the Catamarán to Pudeto dock.

PRIVATE transportation back to Puerto Natales.

Highlights: Grey Glacier, Grey Lake’s icebergs

(Breakfast and lunch box included) Catamaran tickets included

 

End of trip.

What's Included
  • Pre-trip support & logistics
  • Full itinerary (according to your flexible dates)
  • Entrance tickets to Torres del Paine National Park
  • Accommodation Campsites with gear included (tent, sleeping bag, mattress) or Refuges options
  • Private Transportation
  • Logistics
  • Special Short W trek Travel Guide Book (pdf document) with: The best local tips for your itinerary, what to bring and what to wear recommendations, map details, cool info of the area & emergency contacts.
  • On Site Briefing We will meet with you when you come to Patagonia before your trip to solve all your questions!
  • Luggage Storage luggage storage service while you trek!

Customize your W trek!

We have amazing add-ons to experience Grey Glacier: Kayaking, Ice Hiking or a beautiful Boat trip!

“I have wanted to go to Patagonia for many years and now that I’ve been there I have nothing but great memories and great experiences.”
Greg Murray (USA)March 2016 - Special W trek trip

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