Destinations:
Chile, Patagonia, &
Torres del Paine

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Discovering Torres del Paine

Aysen Glacier Trail
Patagonia Ice to Ocean

Explora
Atacama, Patagonia, Easter Island

W Trek | Paine Towers

Southern Patagonia

Patagonia
Torres del Paine NP & Cape Horn



Discovering Torres del Paine

Day Hikes & Boutique Accommodations


 

Torres del Paine with Bella Treks Travel This newly added Bella Treks tour offers the best of both worlds - hiking and exploring in Torres del Paine National Park with evenings in small but luxurious boutique hotels along the way

During this  week long tour of the Torres del Paine, we'll enjoy ample opportunity to view the Torres del Paine towers and the indigenous wildlife of the area while hiking amidst beech forests, cruising through iceberg encrusted lakes and soaking in the breathtaking scenery.   


Highlights:

  • Guided daily hikes with panoramic views of the Torres del Paine towers

  • Magellan penguin colony viewing outside Punta Arenas

  • View impressive birdlife and large animals including the ostrich like nandu, llama like guanacos, Chilean flamingos

  • Boat journey to the terminus of the Grey Glacier

  • Each evening in a hotel or estancia

Dates: November 2013 - April 2014
May 2014- October 2014
Duration:
7 days, 6 nights
 Download detailed itinerary (PDF)
Prices start at $3000 per person
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
  email us
: travel@bellatreks.com
 

Ice to Ocean *
Aysen Glacier Trail

Backcountry Hike & River Voyage


 

Join Bella Treks for an amazing Chilean Adventure.  This trip begins with an 8-day hike along the Aysen Glacier Trail. It's spectacular terrain, great camping and all at sea-level. Traverse through a stunning slice of remote, rugged, and undiscovered Patagonia. 

After the hiking portion of the trip, travelers may add on an optional - and highly recommended - river float from the northern Patagonian Ice-Field to the Ocean. The impressive physical geography, glaciology and cultural elements of this journey combine to make this a 'world-class' trip that should be on any seasoned active travelers' bucket list!


Highlights:

  • Hike, horseback ride and raft through the basin of the Northern Patagonian Ice Field.

  • Explore the future Unesco World Biosphere Reserve

  • Guided by founder and creator of The Aysen Glacier Trail and the Ice to Ocean Expedition.

  • Travel through dramatic glacial landscape of Patagonia in Chile.  View recent climate changes that have affected the Patagonian Ice Fields.

  • Hike along the Rio Baker, Chile’s most voluminous river, from its headwaters to where it drains into the Northern Patagonian Ice Field.

Dates: AGT Only: November 2-11, 2013, December 17-26, 2013, February 15-24, 2014

Ice to Ocean: November 2-15, 2013 (FULL), February 15- 28, 2014
Duration:
AGT - 10 days standard- starts at $4,200 per person
Ice to Ocean -14 days- starts at $5,000 per person
Download detailed itinerary (PDF)
Download registration (PDF)
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
  email us
: travel@bellatreks.com
 

Explora Atacama

Explora Ethnocultural Expedition

Explora Patagonia

Explora Easter Island

Luxury Accommodations
Hiking, Photography, Horseback Riding and Wine Tastings

 

Explora is a way of traveling to remote places in South America, based on in-depth exploration of the environment and the luxury of the essentials. 

On an Explora expedition, the aim is for travelers to interact with the environment and learn from nature and from local people. In other words, that they are part of the experience. 


  • Atacama, Chilean adventure.  - A journey for the soul

  • Patagonia - Discover Torres del Paine National Park.  Hiking, Photo Safari - Wildlife Photography, Bird Watching and Horseback Riding through impressive mountain scenery.

  • Easter Island - Rapa Nui, farthest island from any populated land on the planet.  View the mysterious moai - giant statues sculpted from rock.  This special territory of Chile is a five hour flight from Santiago. 

  • Wine Program - Local Vineyards, Wine Tastings, Vinter lead Q & A sessions. Vino tinto, vino blanco

  • Observe the cultures of this magical place - hunters & gatherers, pastoralists and farmers

  • Learn more about Andean cosmology from local guides and insider experiences

  • Comfortable and Luxury Accommodations at each location.

 

Explora Chile with Bella Treks

Dates:

All year

Duration:

4 days / 3 nights to 9 days / 8 nights

Learn more about Explora Easter Island (PDF)
Learn more about Explora Patagonia (PDF)
Learn more about Explora Atacama (PDF)
Learn more about Explora Ethnocultural (PDF)

Prices start at $3500 per person
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
email us: travel@bellatreks.com

 

W Trek

Trekking in Torres del Paine NP

 

W Trek Eco Lodge Bella Treks Travel Patagonia

Five day backpacking and refugio stay hike in Torres Del Paine National Park. Hiking along lakes, rivers and past hanging glaciers.

Meander through native forests of Chilean fire bush and evergreen beech surrounded by amazing vistas. Wildlife abounds.  The famous towers including the Paine Grande form a backdrop for a large portion of the trip. 


  • Backpacking in Torres del Paine National Park

  • Backcountry camping and refugio stays

  • Amazing views of the towers, hanging glaciers and surrounding countryside

  • Travel through dramatic glacial landscape of Patagonia in Chile.

  • Fantastic photography opportunities

Dates:

All year - weekly departures

Duration:

5 Nights, 6 Days

 

Starts at $1100 per person
Please call for more information and trip prices
406-223-2595

email us: travel@bellatreks.com

 

Pumalin National Park

Sea Kayaking
Hot Springs

Sea Kayak Pumalin National Park Chile Bella Treks


This wonderful trip guides Bella Treks clients along the coasts of the largest private park in the World, Pumalin Park. Guests will paddle in sea kayaks along these unique and impressive glacially carved  landscapes which compare to Fjord Land in New Zealand. View valleys that extend between granite walls and enjoy three natural hot springs surrounded by nature.  Wildlife and birdwatching opportunities abound in Pumalin National Park, including a chance to see sea lions, penguins, dolphins, sea otters and a large variety of birds.

  • Paddle the coastline of Cahuelmo Fjord in a sea kayak

  • Soak in three natural hot springs

  • Investigate sea lion rockeries,

  • Wildlife and birdwatching opportunities are plentiful - Condors, Humboldt penguins, sea otters, aquatic bird life

  • Camp along the way and enjoy delicious food and company

  • Solitude and pristine landscapes

Dates:
November 2013 - May 2014
Duration:
6 Days / 5 Nights
Download Detailed Itinerary (PDF)
Price starts at $2000 per person
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
email us: travel@bellatreks.com

Southern Patagonia
Chile & Argentina

Hiking, Wildlife Viewing, Photography

Glacier Grey Torres del Paine National Park, Bella TreksA 14-day travel adventure featuring a visit to Torres del Paine National Park in Chile, hiking in Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina, viewing of the famous Perito Moreno glacier in Argentina, crossing of  the Strait of Magellan and exploration of Ushuaia, the southern most city in South America. 

Wildlife viewing, birdwatching and excellent scenic photography opportunities.  This is a big trip in a big landscape!

  • Visit Ushuaia City on Island Tierra del Fuego

  • Travel to Torres del Paine National Park

  • Travel to Los Glaciares National Park

  • Travel to Lapataia National Park

  • Spectacular hikes led by expert guides

  • Visit the Magellanic penguin colony on Otway Sound

Dates:

November 2013- April 2014

Duration:

14 Days / 13 Nights

 

Price starts at $3695 per person
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
email us: travel@bellatreks.com

 

Patagonia, Torres del Paine NP
Cape Horn Option

Hiking

Torres del Paine Patagonia Travel Bella Treks

Experience travel to the best of the Torres del Paine. This trip offers, day hikes into breath-taking valleys, through virgin beech forest and into the shadow of the Southern Ice Field, the third largest ice field in the world. Go first class in luxurious accommodations or stay in backpacker-style rustic chalets known locally as refugios.  Explore the Cape Horn area with knowledgeable guides

  • Spectacular hikes led by expert guides

  • Visit the Magellanic penguin colony on Otway Sound

  • Learn about the abundant ecology and history of Patagonia

  • Hotel accommodations throughout the trip (no camping or refugios)

  • Small group size

  • Cape Horn and Ushuaia option

Dates:
October 2012- April 2013
Duration:
9 Days / 8 Nights
 
Price starts at $2495 per person
Please call for more information
406-223-2595
email us: travel@bellatreks.com


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