Torres del Paine: W Circuit in Camping (5 days)

Travel the beautiful trails of Torres del Paine with the classic 5-day self-guided “W” Circuit. Visit the valleys of the national park and be impressed by the beauty of this corner of the world. Book your Torres del Paine: W Circuit in Camping (5 days) here.

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Day 1: Arrival and Trek to the Towers

Start your journey Torres del Paine: W Circuit in Camping (5 days) with a bus ride to Torres del Paine National Park. Register at the main entrance and take a transfer to the welcome center. After a short walk to the Central Refuge, begin your trek through the Ascencio Valley. Enjoy the view of the 3 towers and glacial lake at Mirador Base las Torres. Return to the Torre Central Refuge for dinner. The night sky in the park is a sight to behold, with countless stars illuminating the landscape. The tranquility of the night prepares you for the adventures ahead. The first day sets the tone for an exciting journey. The anticipation builds as you prepare for the days ahead.

Day 2: Journey to Refugio los Cuerno or French Dome

Begin your walk to the Cuernos Camp after breakfast. The path is simple and will take you directly to the camp where you will relax for the night. The camp offers a unique opportunity to connect with nature and other travelers. The camaraderie among fellow trekkers adds to the enriching experience. The day ends with a sense of satisfaction and a good night’s sleep. The peaceful surroundings and the sound of nature provide a perfect end to the day.

Day 3: Exploration of the French Valley

Start early and begin your ascent to the French Valley. Climb up large rocks and continue through the forest until reaching the Plateau. Enjoy the view of Los Cuernos, turquoise glacial lagoons, and hanging glaciers on Paine Grande Mountain. Continue to the British Lookout and then return to the park ranger shelter and walk to Refugio Paine Grande. Enjoy dinner at the refuge. The sounds of the wilderness will lull you to sleep. The day ends with a sense of accomplishment and anticipation for the next day. The beauty of the French Valley leaves you in awe. The day’s journey leaves you with a sense of fulfillment and eagerness for the next day’s adventure.

Day 4: Visit to Grey Glacier

Hike through a winding valley to Laguna de Los Patos. Descend through a forest until reaching the Refugio. From here, continue for 10 minutes until you reach the Grey Glacier Viewpoint and marvel at the blue ice. Optionally, plan extra time to see Grey Glacier’s best viewpoint at hanging bridges past Grey Shelter. The glacier’s majesty is a reminder of nature’s power and beauty. The sight of the glacier leaves an indelible impression on your mind. The day ends with a sense of wonder and admiration for the grandeur of nature. The breathtaking view of the glacier is a highlight of the trip.

Day 5: Return to Puerto Natales

Enjoy optional activities in the morning before hiking back to Paine Grande Lodge. Take the catamaran to Pudeto, where you’ll depart by bus to Puerto Natales. As you leave the park, take a moment to reflect on the unforgettable experiences and memories you’ve made. The journey leaves you with a deep appreciation for the beauty and grandeur of nature. As you bid farewell to the park, you carry with you memories that will last a lifetime. Torres del Paine: W Circuit in Camping (5 days) may have ended, but the memories will stay with you forever.

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Av. España 1455, Puerto Natales, Natales, Magallanes y la Antártica Chilena, Chile

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