Trip Summary and Itinerary Map
Visit a typical Patagonia ranch for lunch and enjoy an athentic sheepdog and sheep shearing show
Search for the ultimate snapshot opportunity of the puma, learn the habits of the puma and it's behaviour from an expert in Puma-watching, animal observation and photography
Depart from the Punta Arenas airport
Day 1: Arrival to Punta Arenas
Visit to the Cerro Negro Ranch, a typical Patagonia ranch where our guests get the chance to enjoy an authentic sheepdog and sheep shearing show, organized by the ranch workers and the family owners. Lunch at the ranch. Arrival to the Hotel. Informative talk about puma watching (assistance is mandatory).
Day 2: Puma-sighting experience
At 8am, a group of maximum 7 people will leave the hotel, led by an expert in puma-watching, animal observation and photography. On foot and/or by van, the group will travel across the nearby areas of either the hotel or the national park itself, depending on where the best chance of seeing a puma exists on the day. The guide will explain the habits of the puma and its behaviour, according to the type of puma-sighting experience that occurs. After having lunch in the hotel, the group will continue to search for the ultimate snapshot opportunity of the puma. We will return to the hotel at 7pm.
Length of excursions: 8 hours
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 3: Puma-sighting experience
The excursion on the third day is the same as the second. We will bring the day to a close with a typical Patagonia asado (barbecue) in the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 4: Departure to the airport in Punta Arenas
End of Our Services.
Prices, Departures and Inclusions
Sep 2018 - Apr 2019
Prices start from USD $2,130 per person, based on 2 people sharing a double garden view bedroom for 3 nights. Stays of up to 5 nights are available on request.
Sep 2019 - Apr 2020
Prices start from USD $2,000 per person, based on 2 people sharing a double garden view bedroom for 3 nights. Stays of up to 5 nights are available on request.
Rates vary per season. Please enquire for more information.
This trip can run as a group trip, with prices starting from $2,130 per person for a complete group. If you are looking to join a group or you are a solo traveller we will help to form likeminded groups of travellers. Please let us know your travel plans.
The trip can also run on a private basis to fit around your plans. Departures may be tailored and can be set up on a date of your choice. Please note that there is a higher price for smaller groups. Please enquire for further details.
- Accommodation in superior room
- All meals
- Transfers in/out from Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales or Calafate
- Visit to the Cerro Negro Ranch en route from Punta Arenas
- Entrance fee to Torres del Paine National park
- Patagonian barbecue
- Open bar (not including premium spirits)
- All excursions inside the National Park
- Bilingual guides Spanish/English (ask for quote of other languages)
- WI-FI (only in common areas)
- A 20% discount in our spa
- Excursions mentioned in the program within the National Park
- Bilingual Guides
- Accommodation outside Torres del Paine National Park
- Premium wines, premium liqours & premium beer
- Transfers outside our regularly scheduled times
- Phone calls
- Unscheduled meals
- Travel Insurance