W Trek: Classic

The ‘W Trek’, named for its resemblance to the letter ‘w’, is a trail that traces its way throughout Torres del Paine National Park, interlinking the three Granite Paine Towers, French Valley and the Grey Glacier. Approximately 70 kilometers, or 43 miles, in total distance, the trek is good for all experience levels and one of the most scenic routes in the world.


Locations: Torres del Paine National Park, Puerto Natales

Group Size: Private group 

Option for self guided or guided trip 

Activity Level: 4-5 


  • Transfers as stated in itinerary (All included from airport pick-up to drop-off)

  • Meals as indicated on itinerary (6 Breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners)

  • Equipment check and briefing before hike

  • 2 nights accommodation in Puerto Natales hotel (based on double occupancy)

  • 4 nights refugio bed or platform premium accommodation in Torres del Paine National park

  • Hiking poles and small day pack for day hike to the base of the towers

  • Tour guide for first day hike to the base of the towers


Not included: 

  • Health/hospitalization/accident/travel insurance

  • Gratuities for Venture guides

  • Torres del Paine Park Entrance Fee: $21.000 CLP ($34.00 USD)

Brief Itinerary: 

Day 1: Arrival to Punta Arenas airport, bus to Puerto Natales, welcome group dinner.

Day 2: Enter Torres del Paine National Park to hike to the famous “Towers” of Torres del Paine.

Day 3: Walk along the turquoise Lake Nordenskjold towards the French Valley sector of the park

Day 4: Trek through the heart of the French Valley until you reach Paine Grande on Lake Pehoe

Day 5: Head towards the Grey Glacier sector of the park. Optional ice hike or kayak.

Day 6: Optional ice hike or kayak before hiking back to Lake Pehoe to Return to Puerto Natales  

Day 7: Patagonian estancia visit. 

Day 8: Travel from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas. Departure flight from Punta Arenas (PUQ).

Contact Us


Chile Office:

Puerto Natales, Región de Magallanes, Chile

Hermann Eberhard 385


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