Cajón del Maipo, Chile.
Categories: Eco-Tourism - Tours
$ 109 USD
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Discover an incredible location less than 2 hours from Santiago, at the end of Cajón del Maipo
Enjoy a welcome coffee in a mountain refuge in front of San José Volcano
Experience breathtaking views of El Morado Glacier
Immerse yourself in pristine nature
Delight in sharing traditional Chilean food and the end of the day
Location: Cajón del Maipo
Language: English, Spanish
Operates: Monday - Sunday (October - June)
Departs: 7:00 AM
Duration: 10 hours
Tour Code: 11325
Our Expert Guide will take you to discover an amazing place less than 2 hours south-east of Santiago, at the end of the Maipo River, and near the border of Argentina. You'll be impressed by the extraordinary array of colors due to the Andes Mountain's diversity of minerals and perennial snows.
The day begins with a welcome coffee at a mountain retreat in front of San José Volcano (5900 m). Here, we'll get equipped with our backpacks, hats, and coats if necessary. From here, our guide will lead you on an exciting day hike where you will explore El Morado Glacier and the fascinating natural landscapes that surround you. The magical El Morado Glacier, which will give you a little taste of Patagonia and its amazing landscapes, ends in a large lagoon, creating a postcard perfect backdrop for your photos.
To top off our day of hiking, we'll relax together and share a well deserved snack. We'll enjoy delicious skewered meat and traditional empanadas, accompanied by an exquisite glass of Chilean wine or a pisco sour.
Join us for an unforgettable experience exploring Chile's most pristine natural settings!
Note: Hike: 5 1/2 hours - 18 km - 900 m climb - altitude between 2,400 and 3,300 m - intermediate level.
Per Adult: $ 140 USD
What To Bring
Backpack, sunscreen, hat, hiking boots, windbreaker.
Expert Bilingual Guide, transportation, picnic and water during the hike, snack at the end of the day.
Meeting point: Hotel pick up in Santiago
Return Details: Tour returns to the vicinity of your hotel in Santiago