Patagonia eBike Tour with Ottsworld

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Be part of me on an epic journey to Torres Del Paine Nationwide Park in Chilean Patagonia! I’m so excited to supply this distinctive approach to expertise and see the park in addition to immerse your self within the estancia tradition of the area.

In 2023, I took did this journey as a trial run to work out the kinks and to market it as a brand new approach to see Patagonia. It ended up being one in all my favourite journeys I’ve ever taken, and I didn’t need it to finish. I liked every thing about this journey – it spoke to me in so some ways – by tradition, journey, problem, wildlife, friendships, meals, and distant landscapes – all wrapped up in a fantastic journey to get to Torres del Paine. I knew instantly that I’d supply this as an Ottsworld tour as a result of it was every thing I like about journey – and I wished to share that with others.

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Arriving within the park on the final day!

Overview, Dates, and Prices

The itinerary presents an ideal mix of outside exploration, cultural, and culinary experiences.

In March 2025, we’ll have the primary Ottsworld Patagonia eBike tour!

  • Experience Into Genuine Patagonian Estancias
  • Work together with Native Baqueanos and Tradition
  • Bike 129 miles alongside Patagonian Steppe
  • Get pleasure from e-bikes and a specialised information alongside the experience
  • 24/7 Help Automobile
  • Enjoyment of Native Meals Ready by Our Personal Chef On Board or Native Barbeque at Estancias
  • Astounding Views of Torres del Paine Nationwide Park and wildlife
  • Immerse Into the Iconic Baguales Mountain Vary

Beginning within the small city of Puerto Natales you’ll embark on digital mountain bikes for five days, biking from estancia to estancia, in direction of Torres Del Paine Nationwide Park. Every day you’ll have the chance to see wildlife, meet locals, and see the well-known torres (towers) of the Paine Mountain Vary. You’ll discover a scrumptious dinner, and distinctive lodging on the finish of each day together with some well-known Chilean wine! You’ll even have the chance to study extra in regards to the estancia tradition and the way it matches into Patagonia’s historical past, and there may also be some alternatives to hike.

Whereas all the different vacationers are preventing the crowds on the W trek, we’ll be driving in extensive open areas with nobody else round besides herds of untamed horses, guancos, sheep, condors, and ria birds. We’ll get pleasure from among the greatest views of the park from a distance within the coronary heart of the grasslands. Every day we get nearer and nearer to the towers and the park entrance, and on the final day we enter the park by slightly identified entrance, and see our first vehicles and indicators of tourism as we experience by the park with an up shut view of the towers, waterfalls, and extra!

See what to anticipate on this one in all a form tour round Torres Del Paine Nationwide Park

Dates: March 15 – 21, 2025

Value: $5500 per particular person (double occupancy required, no solo stays obtainable)

Itinerary at a Look

Welcome to Patagonia, an exquisite wild land on the southern tip of South America, Patagonia is a paradise for nature lovers and adventurers alike.

On this tour you can find your self immersed into completely different and shocking landscapes and additionally, you will study in regards to the native lifetime of its inhabitants by its gastronomy and its on a regular basis chores.

Day 1 March 15 – Arrival Day
Day 2 March 16 – Bike to Milodon Caves and Estancia Dos Elianas – 36.6 Miles
Day 3 March 17 – Bike to Estancia San Luis – 26 miles
Day 4 March 18 – Bike by the Sierra Baguales Mountains to Estancia 3R – 25 miles
Day 5 March 19 – Morning hike and bike to Estancia Tercera Barranca for a day asado (conventional BBQ) – 28.5 miles
Day 6 March 20 – Bike from Laguna Azul to Laguna Amarga in Torres del Paine Park – 13 miles
Day 7 March 21 – Departure Day – or keep take further adventures

If you happen to can’t make these dates and are nonetheless considering doing this tour – Chile Nativo presents it (a barely completely different itinerary) at numerous instances within the season. Study extra right here. Use code Ottsworld for five% off ANY of their common, non-custom applications (together with mountaineering and puma monitoring).

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Map of in a single day stops

Learn how to Ebook This Tour

I’d like to speak to you first to reply any of your questions previous to your reserving. Due to this fact observe these steps to guide:

  1. Ship me an electronic mail at [email protected] letting me learn about your curiosity. We are going to arrange a name to debate any questions you’ve gotten. This will probably be on a primary come first serve foundation – there are solely 9 spots obtainable on this tour.
  2. I’ll then put you in contact with Cata from Chile Nativo the place you’ll be able to guide your deposit together with her and safe your spot for this tradition Ottsworld tour. A $1375 deposit is required to safe a spot.
  3. A minimal of 6 individuals are required for the tour to run. Please wait to buy airfare till we will verify 6 friends.

Cancellation Coverage and Charges

  • Deposits: Upon confirming your journey particulars, there will probably be a 25% down fee from the entire value of companies, so as to safe your reservation – $1375
  • Ultimate Fee: The steadiness of the journey value is due 70 Days earlier than the journey begins. 
  • Cancellations: Have to be made in writing. Relying inside the cancelling dates, the next are the quantities that will probably be refunded to you.
    • 90 Days or Extra = Whole journey value minus a USD$ 500 reserving charge per particular person
    • 89 – 61 Days = 50% of whole journey value will probably be refunded
    • 60 Days or Much less = NO Refund
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Each day Itinerary

DAY 1: ARRIVAL DAY

Switch from Puerto Natales airport to Puerto Natales Metropolis.  If you happen to arrive within the morning, then at this time you’ll have time to discover Puerto Natales, one of many southernmost cities on this planet!

Positioned 250 km northwest of Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales is positioned in entrance of the Última Esperanza Sound between the ocean, forests and Patagonian mountains. Town represents the gateway to Torres del Paine Nationwide Park and the perfect tour base from which to go to a myriad of different excellent alternate options provided by Chilean Patagonia.

This afternoon we’ll go into city for a briefing and bike becoming at Chile Nativo places of work.

As we speak’s lodging is Puerto Bories Visitor Home, positioned on the sting of Seno de Última Esperanza, Bories Visitor Home is a rustic residence original with English- Patagonian structure. Straight in entrance of Bories Port are spectacular views of the Seno de Última Esperanza, Balmaceda Glacier and the encircling mountains.

Evening at Estancia Puerto Bories
Included: D

DAY 2: BIKE TO MILODON + CERRO CASTILLO

After having fun with breakfast, we’ll embark on a biking journey by a scenic route by the coast of Ultima Esperanza and Eberhard Fjords, to Puerto Pratt, the primary Chilean city formally created in 1899 with the aim of consolidating Chilean territory in Última Esperanza. Proceed to Puerto Consuelo, an estancia based in 1893 by Hermann Eberhard whereas he was trying to find appropriate land to farm sheep. From his settlement, Eberhard explored the realm and finally found the Mylodon Cave.

Then we’ll proceed throughout the highway till we attain Mylodon Cave Nationwide Monument the place we’ll study in regards to the historical historical past and animals of the area and luxuriate in lunch. After the monument switch to Estancia Complejo Torres del Paine (30 min). From there you’ll be able to take the van or pedal for thirty-five kilometers on Castillo Viejo Highway alongside lovely Patagonian landscapes earlier than arriving at Villa Cerro Castillo to relaxation.

E-Bike experience to Puerto Prat, Puerto Consuelo & Milodón Cave (20 kms/12.4 mi gravel highway & 4kms/2.5 mi paved highway)

Switch to Estancia Complejo Torres del Paine (30 min) & optionally available bike to Estancia Dos Elianas (35 kms/21.7 mi gravel highway)

Evening at Estancia Dos Elianas
Included: BLD

DAY 3: E-BIKE RIDE TO ESTANCIA SAN LUIS

Begin the primary a part of your day gazing at Paine Massif postcard landscapes enroute to San Luis Estancia. As we speak you’ll get your first have a look at the towers within the distance.  Bike by estancias, and loads of wildlife on this scenic gravel highway.

Estancia San Luis is positioned on Chilean-Argentinian land as soon as owned by the Sociedad Explotadora de Tierra del Fuego, former cattle elevating firm. At the moment, it extends about 13,000 hectares, on which livestock farming was its fundamental exercise for greater than forty-five years. With laborious work and perseverance, the household enterprise managed to diversify actions to incorporate tourism, in order that, at this time, we will get pleasure from panoramic landscapes of Paine and Sierra Baguales, your subsequent vacation spot.

10kms/6.2 mi paved highway + 42 kms/26 mi gravel highway

Evening at Estancia San Luis
Included: BLD (Non-public Chef)

DAY 4: ESTANCIA SAN LUIS TO 3R

As we speak we’ll experience from San Luis to Estancia Cerro Guido, the place we’ll take a second to have a cultural half day Tour in Cerro Guido to study extra about estancias, later we’ll proceed driving in direction of Sierra Baguales, an remoted volcanic mountain vary with jagged reliefs attributable to the good basaltic plateau’s struggling of abrasion, which, surrounded by yellow steppes, make up deeply transferring — lonely and pristine — pictures.

Away from busy vacationer sights, the Hacienda 3R in Sierra Baguales presents the peace and rawness that characterize Patagonia, an surroundings remaining detained in time, optimum for contemplation and inhaling Patagonian life. In 2018, Hacienda 3R opened its doorways to the general public, permitting for vacationer exploitation on some demarcated trails. To not intervene with the panorama and its inhabitants, the paths are usually not marked, so visits to the hacienda, like yours’s, are led by guides.

40kms/25mi on gravel highway

Evening at Estancia 3R
Included: BLD (Non-public Chef)

DAY 5: ESTANCIA 3R TO TERCERA BARRANCA

This morning we could have two choices. We are able to both get up early for a mini-trek by the close by forest to catch glimpses of gorgeous mountain and valley views, or we will sleep in a bit for a extra relaxed morning (option to be made the day earlier than).

Afterwards we’ll depart from Estancia 3R and head again, we’ll descend alongside the identical path as yesterday till we attain a clearing the place we’ll take the route westward to our subsequent vacation spot: Tercera Barranca Ranch. Right here, we’ll get pleasure from a day barbecue. Estancia Tercera Barranca is an enthralling countryside retreat nestled within the coronary heart of nature. Friends can benefit from the tranquility of the countryside and immerse themselves within the rustic allure of the property.

46 kms/28.6 miles on gravel highway

Evening at Estancia Tercera Barranca
Included: BLBBQ

DAY 6: BIKE LOOP LAGUNA AZUL

You’ll not go away Torres del Paine Nationwide Park earlier than doing one final beautiful experience from Laguna Azul to Laguna Amarga, passing Macho Canyon, recognizing massive teams of guanacos, and stopping on the iconic Paine Waterfall.

After breakfast, we take a 30-min switch to Laguna Azul park entrance. We are going to begin driving in direction of Cañadón Macho (horse-shoe form experience), positioned on the border of Torres del Paine Nationwide Park. That is an space considerable in wildlife the place we can be careful for guanacos, foxes, coots, swans, geese and woodpeckers. Furthermore, the lagoon presents a fantastic view of the three Towers.  

After this nice biking expertise, we’ll return to Puerto Natales to finalize your journey proper the place you began, Estancia Puerto Bories. Farewell dinner at Chile Nativo Quincho with personal chef.

18km/ 11 mi gravel highway + 4 kms/ 2 mi paved highway

Evening at Estancia Puerto Bories
Included: BLD (Non-public Chef)

DAY 7: FAREWELL

That is your final day of your journey and we hope you had an exquisite time with us. Have a secure flight again residence!

Included: B

Learn how to Get To/From Puerto Natales

Most individuals from the US will fly into Santiago after which onward to Puerto Natales. The airways that supply flights between these two airports are JetSmart and Sky Airline, and tickets are round 75 to 100 USD every approach. The flight takes 3 hours.

Relying on flights instances – you’ll have to remain one evening in Santiago (it’s an exquisite metropolis and I can advocate some nice excursions there!) after which catch a morning flight onward to Puerto Natales.

Our Host – Chile Nativo

I’m working with my associates at Chile Nativo to place this journey collectively. They’re an area operator and are specialists in Patagonia and particularly Torres Del Paine; they are going to be working the journey. They began as a horse trekking firm and over time have expanded out into mountaineering and biking. They supply the tour information, ebikes, personal chef, and help automobile. I merely work with them to customise the journey to my liking. You may learn extra about them right here.

What’s Included

  •  Included per dinner: 2 bottles of beer (330 cc) + 1/3 bottle of wine (250 cc per particular person)
  • 6 nights of lodges/estancias
  • 6 Breakfasts and Dinners, 5 Lunches
  • Big Talon E-Bike & Helmet
  • Help automobile to do emergency repairs, transfers if individuals are drained, and transport bikes when needed.
  • Airport transfers Puerto Natales
  • Entrance charges
  • Native Information with Information of Mechanics & First Support
  • Packing Listing
  • Group name previous to tour

What’s Not Included

  • Airfare to Puerto Natales
  • Extra alcoholic drinks
  • Journey Insurance coverage
  • Gratuities
  • Rain or wind gear
  • Private bills
  • Medical bills

Who Ought to Take into account This Tour?

Based on Chile Nativo, this itinerary is taken into account ‘Demanding’

Vacationers ought to have robust bodily stamina, be snug on a motorcycle, and driving on gravel. Actions might be as much as 6 to eight hours a day. Climate might be excessive.
Our lodging at estancias is genuine and fundamental, however the estancia expertise and views are something however fundamental! You should be keen to share bogs, sleep in bunk beds, and share rooms. No single dietary supplements can be found.

You additionally should be keen to tough it a bit since we’re in a really distant a part of the world. It’s possible you’ll not have web connection that’s nice, or you’ll have to pee by the roadside in the midst of the day. This isn’t a luxurious tour – that is an energetic, out of doors tour the place climate can simply impact our every day plans, so that you’ll have to be versatile when touring in Patagonia. So one of the best factor you are able to do is include an excellent, versatile angle.

Questions

Be happy to contact me (electronic mail [email protected]) if in case you have any questions on this tour! I’m so excited to supply this and hope you’ll be a part of me!

Patagonia Add-Ons from Chile Nativo’s River Glamping Camp

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Chile Nativo River Camp

Keep at Chile Nativo’s lovely river glamping camp by the shores of the Serrano River! It’s good should you simply wish to chill out for a number of days in spite of everything of that biking or if you wish to base there and do extra adventures within the park!

Full day Puma Monitoring (1D/1N)
Day 1: Switch for decide up the place your program ends and take you to the Riverside Camp (with a information) (D)Day 2: FD Puma monitoring / Switch to Puerto Natales (B – BL)

2 friends: NET value USD $1.345 per particular person
3 friends: NET value USD $1.045 per particular person
4 friends: NET value USD $895 per particular person
5-8 friends: NET value USD $795 per particular person 

FAST TRACK W Trekking (3D/2N)
Day 1: Switch from Puerto Natales/ Catamaran + Hike French Valley/ In a single day Riverside Camp (7-8 hrs) (BL – D)Day 2: 3hrs spherical journey Gray Navigation + Pingo Hike/ In a single day Riverside Camp  (B – BL – D) Day 3: Spherical journey hike to Las Torres lookout (8-10 hrs) / Switch to Puerto Natales (B – BL)

1 visitor: USD$ 3.195
2 friends: USD$ 2.495 per particular person / NET value USD $1.996 per particular person
3 friends: USD$ 2.095 per particular person / NET value USD $1.676 per particular person
4-8 friends: USD$ 1.795 per particular person / NET value USD $1.436 per particular person 

W TREK PLUS  (5D/4N)(Lodging in Chile Nativo Riverside Camp)

The W Trek – Torres del Paine’s most well-known hike, has made its title for an excellent purpose – it’s unforgettable! Now there’s a W Trek that gives the basic highlights – French Valley, Las Torres, & Gray Glacier – with unique nightly lodging in our Riverside Glamping. This W Trek consists of the primary sights of Torres del Paine whereas exploring among the nationwide park’s distinctive, lesser-known trails and actions. 

Every evening you’ll relaxation and chill out within the consolation of a personal lotus belle tent alongside the shores of the Serrano River far-off from the crowds and refugios. With spectacular views of the Paine Massif, this superb camp is simply one other spotlight of this once-in-a-lifetime W Trek expertise!

1 visitor: USD$5.295
2 friends: USD$ 3.895 per particular person / NET USD$ 3.116 per particular person
3 friends: USD$ 3.295 per particular person / NET USD$ 2.636 per particular person
4-8 friends: USD$ 2.795 per particular person / NET USD$ 2.236 per particular person 

KAYAK GREY (1D/1N)

We invite you to paddle alongside the icy waters of the Gray River & Gray Lake between the immense floating icebergs of the Gray Glacier. Get pleasure from indescribable views of Paine Grande and the encircling valleys and peaks of this spotlight area. 
Day 1: Switch for decide up the place your program ends and take you to the Riverside Camp (with a information) (D)
Day 2: FD Kayak Gray (4-5 Hours Paddling, 25 km / 15.5 mi)/ Switch to Puerto Natales (B – BL)
5-9 passengers required
Value: $995

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