Puma Encounter from Comfort

Actively track pumas with professional guides on two full-day excursions from a comfortable hotel in Torres del Paine. Visit to a working estancia is included with transfers from Punta Arenas. Option to extend itinerary with additional excursions or more puma tracking.

4 Days


Puma Encounter from Comfort - 4 - $3,134

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 

Start from Punta Arenas and end at Punta Arenas

Landmarks visited on Puma Encounter from Comfort

Operator's Itinerary

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). 

Accommodation: Hotel

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 

Accommodation: Hotel 

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

Accommodation: Hotel

Day 4: Departure to the airport in Punta Arenas

End of Our Services.

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

Low season prices start from USD $3,134 per person, based on 2 people sharing a double garden view bedroom for 4 nights. The high season price is USD $3,424 per person.

Stays of 5 nights are also available. These start from USD $4,005 per person during low season and USD $4,245 per person during high season.

Please enquire for more information.

Start date Price (pp)
February 2020
22-Feb-2020 $3,424 Guaranteed Date
March 2020
12-Mar-2020 $3,424 Guaranteed Date
April 2020
13-Apr-2020 $3,134* Guaranteed Date

* Note: Prices are per person. Paid in USD ($) - figure above is based on today's exchange rate. Actual cost $3,134


  • 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 
  • Laundry
  • Tips
  • Phone calls
  • Unscheduled meals
  • Travel Insurance 

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