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Trekking & cruising in Patagonia

11 days from £5,470pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

    Places visited:

  • Santiago
  • Punta Arenas
  • Torres del Paine National Park
  • Puerto Natales
  • Cruise the Fjords of Chilean Patagonia, getting close to numerous glaciers that are inaccessible by land or other ships.

  • Undertake the W trek in Torres del Paine National Park, a route that circumnavigates the southern edge of the Paine Massif.

Audley Travel specialist Rebecca

What our specialists say...

Experience parts of Patagonia that few others will experience with this unique proposition of trekking and cruising in southern Chile. Hike the W trek in Torres del Paine National Park with a small group before boarding a small expedition vessel to head to the Fjords and glaciers fronting the southwestern side of the vast Patagonia icefield.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Santiago
  • Punta Arenas
  • Torres del Paine National Park
  • Puerto Natales
  • Torres del Paine National Park
  • Puerto Natales
  • Punta Arenas

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Santiago.

Day 2 Santiago

Santiago

Arrival transfer to your hotel. Afternoon at leisure to explore Santiago.

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Day 3 Torres del Paine National Park

Santiago , Punta Arenas , Torres del Paine National Park

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Punta Arenas where you will be met and taken to your lodge in Torres del Paine National Park.

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Day 4 Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park

Start the W Trek by hiking up the French Valley before overnighting in a mountain refuge.

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Day 5 Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park

Hike to the Gray Glacier when you will board a boat to sail across the Gray Lake and back to your lodge.

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Day 6 Torres del Paine National Park

Torres del Paine National Park

For your final day in the park you will hike to the base of the Towers in Torres del Paine. This iconic trek is hard work but the view (and sense of achievement) at the top is well worth it and you will be able to celebrate your success at the end of the day.

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Day 7 Torres del Paine National Park

Puerto Natales , Torres del Paine National Park

Leaving the park you will travel to Puerto Natales to board the Skorpios III vessel and set sail across the Angostura Kirke channel.

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Day 8 Puerto Natales

Puerto Natales

Enjoy guided excursions on the Skorpios III to remoter and lesser visited glaciers on the Southern Patagonian ice field.

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Day 9 Puerto Natales

Puerto Natales

Enjoy guided excursions on the Skorpios III to remoter and lesser visited glaciers on the Southern Patagonian ice field.

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Day 10 International return flight

Puerto Natales , Punta Arenas , International return flight

Disembark the vessel in Puerto Natales and travel to Punta Arenas for a flight to Santiago to connect with your onward flight.

Day 11 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

Jasmine, an Audley Travel specialist
Audley Travel specialist Rebecca

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