Hosteria Las Torres rests in the heart of the Chilean Patagonia in mythical Torres del Paine National Park. The charmingly rustic hotel provides a comfortable home base from which to explore the park’s towering mountains, turquoise lakes, glaciers, ice fields and steppes. Las Torres is located 120kms from the town of Puerto Natales and 375kms from the larger city of Punta Arenas and is accessible by bus or car.
Each of the hotel’s many windows looks out over the expansive steppe or snow-capped mountains surrounding it, including the trio of towers that gave the park its name. The hotel features 57 rooms, several sitting areas, two restaurants and a bar.
The all-inclusive programs provide you with all the tools to fully experience the wonders of the Torres del Paine National Park. Each day, you will have the choice of more than 25 excursions that you can choose from each day including special ones reserved solely for package participants. Each group has a maximum of eight people, which ensures flexibility and personalised attention.
Hotel Las Torres offers a variety of excursions in either cars, trekking or on horses. You only have to pick your preference, interest or capacity. You are invited to ride a horse through pampas, to walk through virgin forests and observe the marvellous native wildlife of this land. Our guides will lead you to discover life at the end of the world while the glaciers and mountains observe your steps.
You will arrive to the Salto Grande area by vehicle, and after walking in the area, you will find yourself surrounded by one of the most beautiful views of the Paine Massif. On the way back you will get to Salto Grande, natural union of the lakes Nordenskjöld and Pehoé. This area is also characterized for its richness in vegetation.
This excursion is designed for those who would like to learn about the Aonikenk culture (the Tehuelches). You will visit places and valleys where these indigenous people used to live. This excursion is also a good option for bird watching, especially scavengers.
This is a great excursion for the observation of Flora and Fauna. You will see great views of the Towers of Paine and the enormous landscapes that brought great part of the explorers into the area. You will visit Laguna Amarga and discover the different organisms that live there.
You will explore landscapes of pre Andean shrubs, and see the contrasts of the Patagonian colours with a majestic mountain backdrop. You will end at Lago Sarmiento, with its impressive calcium rock formations that show a unique view of the park.
From the hotel you will border the south side of Almirante Nieto Mount getting a spectacular view of it, and getting to learn about the pre Andean vegetation. You will arrive to the Inge Lagoon, from where you can also get a superb view of Lake Nordenskjöld.
A excursion to visit the main features on the south side of the park, including the major lakes, Glacier Grey and the Paine Massif, the granite and sedimentary rock towers that give the park its name.
Mirador Ferrier, Panorámica del Macizo
This trip is very similar to the Full Paine, with one addition, stop at Hostería Lago Grey for a trek over the north slope of the Mirador Ferrier, or Ferrier Mountain. Enjoy panoramic views of Glacier Grey and Glacier Pingo, as well as the Paine Massif and the Andes mountain range.
Sendero de los Lagos
You will arrive to the Lazo Ranch, a beautiful place from where you will walk into the amazing forests of Nothofagus surrounded by colorful lagoons and streams, which form part of the panoramic views of the Paine Mountain Range. When you arrive at the El Toro Lake you will have an extraordinary 360° view where you will be able to feel part of the remarkable landscapes. This is a privileged area to observe flora and fauna.
You will get to Pudeto by vehicle. Here you will get on board of the “Hielos Patagónicos” Ferry and cross the Pehoé Lake. After a 30 minute navigation you will start the trek towards the French Valley, which is surrounded by lakes, rivers and streams, and a wonderful view of the Paine massif. Once you get to the feet of Monte Paine Grande you will be able to rest in front of the French Glacier, place where you will become a spectator of impressive avalanches that often occur.
You will get to Pudeto by vehicle. Here you will get on board of the “Hielos Patagónicos” Ferry and cross the Pehoé Lake. After a 30 minute navigation you will start the trek towards the Grey Glacier View Point.You will walk through rocky areas, evergreen and deciduous forests. You will finally be able to get a wonderful view of the Grey Glaciar and the lake by the same name filled with centenary icebergs.
During this full-day excursion, you will ride east from the hotel towards the Cerro del Paine, where you will come upon a magnificent view of the Serón Valley. Much of the journey will take us through a beech forest before riding home along the Río Paine.
Los Cuernos, Arriero Path
We leave Las Torres on horseback or foot and skirt the south face of the glacier-capped Monte Almirante Nieto, which will provide us a spectacular view of both the mountain and Lago Nordenskjöld in the distance. We end the hike at the base of the Cuernos del Paine, or the Paine Horns. In the walls of these three peaks, we can see geology at work: layers of light-coloured granite rock sandwiched between two layers of darker sedimentary rock.
- Accommodation in superior room.
- All meals
- Open bar
- Bilingual guides
- 35% discount on spa services
- Land transfers: Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Calafate, Ranch tourism “Cerro Negro” (from Punta Arenas)
- National Park tickets
- All excursions and navigations (Full Paine with navigation on Lago Grey: only tour that requiere prior reservation Limited availability)
- * ** All tours have departure time scheduled during the morning and afternoon