Patagonia Camp

Patagonia Excursions

Explore Chilean Patagonia and Torres del Paine on one of these excursions from Patagonia Camp. Daily excursions are offered to guests according to their preferences and weather conditions.


Full Day Excursions

Base Torres
Duration: 9 hours
Difficulty: High
Drive for an hour and a half to the start of this famous trail. The hike begins going up hill until you enter the Valle Asencio, where, after a short break, continue to the second part of the trail where you will walk through a native Nothofagus forest. The last part of the trail takes you up a steep moraine that ends up in the spectacular base of the towers.

Laguna Verde
Duration: 6 hours
Difficulty: Medium
Drive to Estancia Lazo, an excellent example of a typical Patagonian ranch, where you will begin your hike towards the Paine River. Going through the edge of beautiful Laguna Verde continue on the trail towards Mirador Toro, a spectacular lookout point where you will have a stunning view of Toro Lake and the Patagonian mountain range. Your hike ends downhill where the Paine River and Toro Lake converges, showing an amazing mixture of blue and green colors.

La Peninsula
Duration: 6 hours
Difficulty: Medium
This hike starts where the Lago Toro converges with the Laguna Maravilla. Going through a typical puesto Gaucho you will start your hike with a great view of the Laguna Maravilla and the Salto Maravilla. In the second part of the trail, always with the Paine Massive in front of you, walk bordering Bahia Maitenes, where youcan observe the different species of flora present in Patagonia. This hike ends up walking through the edge of the Lago Porteņo before ending up back in the Patagonia Camp.

Half Day Excursions

Mirador Condor
Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Difficulty: Medium
Take the van to the Torres del Paine National Park towards the Lago Pehoe. This hike starts in the edge of the lake where the trail goes uphill towards the famous Mirador Condor. Throughout the hike you can observe different species of flora present in the park and if you are lucky you will see the elegant soaring of the Andean Condor. Once in the top of the lookout point observe the magnificence of the Paine Massive and the amazing contrast with the turquoise color of the Lago Pehoe.

Lago Sarmiento
Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Difficulty: Medium
This hike starts in a trail leading to the interesting shores of the Lago Sarmiento. Once at the lake observe the calcium carbonate formations all along the shoreline making the Lago Sarmiento unique in the park. This is a nice hike where you can observe a few of the different species of birds present in the park. If you are lucky, on the way back to the van you may have the chance to walk through a herd of Guanacos.

Playa Grey
Duration: 2 hours
Difficulty: Easy
This excursion leads too one of Torres del Paine National Park main attractions - the Lago Grey beach and Grey Glacier. Arrive at Lago Grey area, where after crossing a hanging bridge over the Pingo River walk into the dark Patagonian forest. Arrive then at the Lago Grey beach and
view the electric blue icebergs that have broken off of Glacier Grey. From here you can see the Grey Glacier in the distance, an enormous, 6km-wide wall of ice.

Mirador Cuernos & Salto Grande
Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Difficulty: Easy
The excursion will take you to the Salto Grande, a beautiful waterfall that demonstrates all the power and
magic of the Chilean Patagonia. After a short trek arrive at the Mirador Cuernos, a spectacular lookout point with up-close and direct views of the Paine Massif.

Mirador El Estribo
Duration: 3 hours
Difficulty: Medium/High
After a 20 minute van ride taking you to Estancia Complejo in Torres del Paine, start hiking uphill towards the Mirador El Estribo. At the top of this lookout point you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Lago Porteņo, a beautiful lake that colors go from deep blue to turquoise. With a little bit of luck small herds of Guanacos can be spotted.

Mirador Tenerife
Duration: 3 hours
Difficulty: Medium
After a short van ride towards Estancia Complejo in Torres del Paine start walking up to the lookout point of the Cerro Tenerife. At this beautiful point enjoy the impressive views of the colorful Lago Porteņo, the majestic Cerro Castillo and the emblematic Torres del Paine Massif.