W CIRCUIT ITINERARY
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DAY 1: PUNTA ARENAS – PUERTO NATALES
Arrival at Punta Arenas, Chile. Our guide will await you at Punta Arenas airport or pick you up in Punta Arenas city. Terrestrial transfer to Puerto Natales in private vehicle (*), 260km in three-hour drive through the Patagonian pampa. Detour to visit Penguins colony at Otway sound. Lodging in Puerto Natales. Briefing with our trekking guide to discuss all details of our W Circuit trip program. Dinner not included. In Puerto Natales there are several restaurants with all kind of Chilean and international menus.
Book any flight that arrives before 20:00pm at Punta Arenas airport (Chile).
If you comes from El Calafate (Argentina), there are regular buses every day morning to Puerto Natales. Take a bus in our day 1 of our itinerary.

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DAY 2: PUERTO NATALES – TORRES DEL PAINE NATIONAL PARK
Breakfast in the morning. Leave at the hotel all not necessary gear for our trekking days. Leave in the morning (8:30am) in our private vehicle in direction to Torres del Paine National Park. This take 2 hours driving north and take Laguna Amarga entrance. Right before entering the Park, we will have excellent view and a great picture taking opportunities of Paine wild life such as guanacos, grey foxes, Chilean flamencos, Condor and black-necked swans.
Arrival at camp Las Torres. Here, we leave most of our gear and tents. Start our hike with a day pack through Ascencio valley by the footpath into Lenga trees towards Torres del Paine lookout, one of the most spectacular views of the Park (4 hours). From here we can view the three granite pinnacles towering above a green, cirque-bound lake in a deep, narrow valley. The scene is one of the intense past glaciations. Return to Torres camp (Tent). Hot shower available. Snack and dinner.
Note: During all our expedition it is including the breakfast, one trail food during the long walks and dinner.

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DAY 3: CUERNOS CAMP
Leave our camp at the morning. Trek towards Cuernos refuge, that offers a superb view of “Cuernos del Paine” one the most spectacular and icon of this Park. From the refuge, we can observe a wide and big rock wall in front of us. Take your binoculars to observe the Condor´s flight and nest well protected from the depredators by the cliff. Trek from Las Torres to Cuernos takes around 5-6 hours. This path crosses rocky zones, several creeks and forest along the Paine massif and Nordeskjold Lake. Lodging in Cuernos (Refuge). Hot shower available. Dinner.

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DAY 4: FRENCH VALLEY - CAMP PEHOÉ
Breakfast in the refuge. 8:30am, we leave Cuernos, towards French Valley. After walking along of Lago Nordenskjold for an hour, we will arrive at the French Valley entrance. This is a impressive valley that is surrounded by sharped mountains like Paine Grande, Horns, Sword, Mask, Catedral and others magnificent peaks. We will contemplate this mountain circus from the lookout. back to continue through the path that goes to Pehoe camp, where we will find our camping place. (Tent). Hot shower available. Snack and dinner.

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DAY 5: CAMP PEHOÉ - CAMP GREY
Today we will initiate one of the most beautiful passages of this excursion. 8:30 breakfast. This path between Pehoe and Grey takes about four hours trek, with a beautiful views of Lake Grey along the trail. Also, we will views of enormous Grey Glacier coming down of the southern ice sheet. Arrival at Camp Grey. (Tent). Hot shower available. Snack and dinner.

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DAY 6: CAMP GREY- GRAY GLACIAR - PUERTO NATALES
Breakfast in the morning. Trekking to Los Guardas lookout (1,5 hours) a place where we can contemplate the wide and long Grey Glacier. Back to Grey camp and take the boat to sail through the Grey lake to the opposite side. Here our private vehicle will transfer us back to Puerto Natales taking a alternative dirt road. Arrival at the Hotel by 17:00. Dinner not included.

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DAY 7: PUERTO NATALES - PUNTA ARENAS AIRPORT
Breakfast in our hotel. We will coordinate a ground transfer to Punta Arenas Airport (*) according your flight departure time. We recommend to book any flight starting from 12:00pm. If your flight is very early morning, we can schedule last hotel night in Punta Arenas, instead Puerto Natales.

Other trips in Torres del Paine:
- W Circuit  + Fitz Roy
- Torres del Paine Big Circuit
- Best of W Circuit (3 days)