Patagonia Trek: Lago Grey & Lago Nordenskjöld in 3 Days

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 3 days
  • tour type Private
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 18+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 1200 meters
map
  • Starts Puerto Natales, Chile
  • Ends Puerto Natales, Chile
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Take a scenic bus ride from Puerto Natales to Torres del Paine
  • Trek to the imposing Los Cuernos Mountains & Lago Nordenskjöld
  • Walk alongside Lago Grey and discover the immense Glacier Grey
Explore the wild and beautiful Patagonian national park of Torres del Paine during this guided, three-day trip. Your journey starts with a scenic bus ride to Torres Del Paine National Park and you will spend the first night at Paine Grande. From here you will trek to the French Valley (Valley Frances) admiring Los Cuernos mountains and Lago Nordenskjold along the way.

Pack your belongings and trek towards the magnificent Glacier Grey on the second day, stopping overnight at Refugio Grey. Please note that refugio and camping options are available inside the park (depending on availability).

The following day, which is also the last day of this tour, involves traveling to Puente Grey for a great view of the glacier then heading back down to Paine Grande for a catamaran ride across Lake Pudeto and out towards the park entrance for your bus back to Puerto Natales.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT UNU RAYMI EXPEDITIONS
5 - Excellent
Based on 8 reviews
Michael's review for another Unu Raymi Expeditions tour
5 - Excellent
  • Michael
  • From Switzerland
  • On Feb 12 2019
“Wow! The trip was really amazing. I can absolutely recommend it, if you like to stay outside! Trust me.

I did a private tour with a 4-person team (guide, nurse, horseman and a cook). They took really care about me. The guide were very flexible, so we could spontaneous add the rainbow mountain to our tour (we arrived before the tourists so we could create perfect pictures).
The guide (Edu) was an excellent storyteller. I took the time to explain me a lot about the Inkas (incl draws in the sand for better understanding).
The nurse (Rexona) was a very kindly and lovely person! She was really caring about me.
The trekking it self was most of time with the guide and the nurse only. At the camps and while the eating, the cook and horseman were with us (and did an awesome job).
The cook (Theo) was an amazing chef. Every meal was created on gas and consisted three courses. All of the meals were "muy muy muy rico" (yes, really delicious)! We ate soup, dessert, lasagne, pasta, banana cake, pancakes, fish and much more (yes all was created on the fire! Crazy, isn'it)
Sure, also the horseman (Wilfredo) was a absolut nice person.

You see, the team was really great.

And also the landscape. We were while the rainy season (in february). We had every kind of weather (sun, rain, hail, snow) multiple times per day. No problem if you have a good equipment. And the nature looks very breathtaking. The green is so nice and everywhere nice rivers. If I would go again, I would also pick the rainy season. Because i think the nature is much more impressive.

Most of the time, there was nobody else (not even locals). Only the nature.

Before the tour i stayed in contact with the tour operator (James). He was very courteous. We changed the phone numbers and i could ask him every question i have while packing at any time and did a quick response via whatsapp.

Tips:
- Take a water filter system with you. There are a lot of rivers with water from the glacier.

At last: The tour was quit long, strenuous and the evening/nights were cold. I liked it. It's just important that you be aware of this. There were two hotspring on the way (first and last day). According to the plan, we would only spent ca. 1 hour there on the last day. So if you can, maybe you should do the trekking in 6 days, instead of 5. Then you have more time, to enjoy everything. But the most hard thing for me was the cold weather in the evening and night. So i was lucky with 5 days ;).

So thanks to Unu Raymi Expeditions and his wonderful employes.

Best Michael”
Unu Raymi Expeditions responded to this review on : “Thankyou for your kind review Michael! It was a pleasure to have you with us. The entire team loved trekking with you. We have a great team because trekking around the Ausangate Nevada can be difficult at times, but with the right support it's an incredible experience as you highlighted. Please keep in touch & we hope to see you again soon, best regards, James”
Kristi's review for another Unu Raymi Expeditions tour
5 - Excellent
  • Kristi
  • From USA
  • On Sep 11 2019
“Amazing trip! Have not done much traveling outside the U.S., so was a bit nervous. Our travel specialist was James Mackender, and he made us feel very at easy with traveling abroad in Peru. Everything was perfectly planned--flights, pick-ups and drop-offs. Our guide for the Treehouse Lodge/Iquitos was Guido. Very knowledgeable, spoke excellent english, friendly, very personable. The Treehouse Lodge was beautiful, and the day and night excursions were once in a lifetime. Our next part of our Journey in Peru was seamless--the guide from the Treehouse took us directly to the river boat. The 7 man crew on the Spondias was amazing. They were so attentive, knowledgable about the amazon and Peru. My favorite part of this portion of the trip was when we spent time with a local family at the river village. They invited us into their home, we shared some food, and discussed the commonalty and differences of our daily lives. Our guide on the Spondias was Charlie, and he likes birds and was very knowledgeable about the different species of birds. Our chef, Francisco, was wonderful and his creations were excellent. Our waiter/purser was Jairo, he was a friendly young man, full of knowledge and we practiced english and spanish together. The only flaw was that we missed our connecting flight in Lima to Cusco. After an hour of being sent to 5 different desks to get our flight rescheduled, one phone call to James and in 10 minutes the whole situation was remedied. It relieved so much stress to know that James was looking after us. The last stretch of our trip was to Cusco and Machu picchu, and Zac was our guide. Zac was, hands down, the best guide I have ever had. He was so knowledgeable about Peru, Cusco, Incan history, Machu Picchu. The way he introduced us to Machu Picchu was perfect, and he even took video of our initial reaction to seeing this Wonder of the World. He was so kind, so enthusiastic, I definitely would do another trip with him as our guide.

This trip was just perfect. James did an amazing job listening to what we wanted to do, and making all of those wishes come true. Will definitely be using James again when we travel!!”
Unu Raymi Expeditions responded to this review on : “Hi Kristi, thanks for your comments & it's great to hear about your trip. Peru is an awesome country & I think you've experienced some of the best of it! It was a pleasure to have you both with us and look forward to keeping in touch, best James”
Review for another Unu Raymi Expeditions tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From Peru
  • On Mar 05 2020
“We had a great time! The trek was perfectly custom tailored to our needs.

We have left Puerto Natales and still travelling. Thanks again for helping plan a memorable trip for us. We are grateful to have experienced the beauty of TdP.”
Unu Raymi Expeditions responded to this review on : “Hi Katherine, many thanks for your comments regards the trek we designed for you in Torres del Paine, it was a pleasure having you both with us.
Please keep in touch and we hope to see you again another year! best regards, James”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Puerto Natales – Pudeto (in bus with our guide)
  • Day 2: Lago Grey & Puentes de Grey
  • Day 3: Trek to Paine Grande & catamaran ride across Lago Pehoe
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Meals: 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 2 Dinners
  • Either refugio or camping accommodation during the trek depending on availability
  • Round trip bus journey from Puerto Natales to Torres del Paine park
  • A private, bilingual trekking guide for 3 days (English & Spanish)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Park entrance fees (to be paid on arrival)
  • Any domestic or international flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Catamaran trip from Paine Grande to Pudeto (pay onboard the catamaran USD35 per person)
  • Snacks and meals not mentioned in the "What's Included" section
  • Hotels before or after the trek (can be included as part of plan)
  • Tips
Why Book with Bookmundi
  • Earn US$ 28+ in travel credits.
  • Excellent customer service. Our travel experts are ready to help you 24/7.
  • Best price guaranteed.
  • No credit card or booking fees.
  • 100% financial protection.
  • 25,000+ trip reviews, with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5.
  • Read more reasons to book with Bookmundiless
What are customers saying about Bookmundi
Excellent
4.71 Average 312 Reviews
GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

Travel Insurance

We advise to take out Travel Insurance to cover for any unforeseen circumstances. Bookmundi recommends World Nomads' travel insurance.

Other Practical InformationWe recommend that you arrive in Puerto Natales the night before as you will leave early the following day by bus.
NEED HELP OR HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THIS TOUR?
If you have any question about this tour or need help with planning a trip, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We're ready to help.
Welcome back!

Looks like you last logged in with Facebook.