5 nights, 6 Days
TERRA LUNA Lodge is located in one of Patagonia’s most beautiful locations on the shores of the great lake “Lago General Carrera” facing Mount San Valentin (4058m) the area also benefits from an exceptional microclimate. The lodge, open all year round, is located in beautiful surroundings overlooking the lake with comfortable cabins and cozy rooms catering for all types of guests. The surroundings of the lodge can only be described with superlatives which makes TERRA LUNA the perfect base camp to discover the region. Mythical names such as the Baker River, San Rafael Lagoon, the Northern Icecap and Mount San Valentin are the scenery for the most diverse excursions and expeditions which start every day from the lodge. A real paradise in Chilean Patagonia to enjoy virgin nature…
Balmaceda /Coihaique (In) – Terra Luna
Departure from Coyhaique or Reception at Balmaceda airport. We follow the Austral Road to Puerto Guadal. On the way, we visit “Villa Cerro Castillo”, wonderful plain dominated by the mountain that takes the same name. We will have lunch in a Typical Patagón Restaurant, then we follow to Puerto Tranquilo and (weather conditions allowing) we do a boat excursion to the “Marble Chapel” fantastic maze of caves drawn by the millenary waves of the lake. Arrival to Puerto Guadal. Welcome drinks and dinner in Terra Luna Restaurant on the shore of General Carrera Lake.
Full day in the area of Puerto Guadal. We do a hike to the Maqui waterfall (2h-3h). In the afternoon we visit Baker and its confluences with Rio Nef.
Full day in the area of Puerto Guadal. We do a hike to the fossils (3h-4h). In the afternoon we enjoy our SPA at Terra Luna.
Terra Luna-Lake Leones-Glacier Leones
Jet boat ride into Leones valley. Trekking (30mn-1h) to lake Leones. We navigate on the lake to reach the glacier coming from the ice field. Walk on the glacier. Camp on lake Leones in a magnificent scenery.
Leones Glacier, Lake Fiero, Terra Luna
Trekking (1h30-2h) to lake Fiero. Navigation on lake Fiero amongst the icebergs, floating on the grey waters of the lake. Trekking (1h30) to lake Leones and to Leones valley (2h). The excursion to lake Fiero requires sleeping in a camping (tent). If you would like to sleep in the Terra Luna lodge the excursion to lake Fiero will be replaced with a hiking trail. Transfer back to Terra Luna.
Terra Luna – Balmaceda (Out)
Transfer to Balmaceda or Coyhaique airport for connecting flight back to Santiago. End of services.