"The Gate to TORRES del PAINE N.P." Top 5 Page for this destination Puerto Natales by galy

Puerto Natales Travel Guide: 117 reviews and 265 photos


Puerto Natales is the capital of the Province of Ultima Esperanza. The city was founded in 1911 on a gently sloping point on the inlet of Ultima Esperanza. It has become the base for excursions to the Torres del Paine National Park.
This is where we started our beautiful tour of the park

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  • Pros:closest town to the Torres del Paine,
  • In a nutshell:A good place to stop before entering the park
  • Last visit to Puerto Natales: Feb 2004
  • Intro Updated Apr 18, 2004
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  • chewy3326's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2006 at 11:27 AM

    This looks like a great place! Nice photos and tips

  • dejavu2gb's Profile Photo
    Mar 9, 2005 at 6:52 AM

    Fantastic page, with great tips and good pictures. Very helpful indeed and a good read. Thanks :)

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Feb 14, 2005 at 6:34 PM

    Very very nice page and beautiful mountain ranges ,great picture ,very surprising to see the skandinavian names for some of the lakes ,must be a reason for that .

  • kyoub's Profile Photo
    Oct 28, 2004 at 2:29 PM

    Very nice photos and tips.

  • storyin's Profile Photo
    Aug 28, 2004 at 5:23 PM

    I remember when I get lost I walk to Lago Nordenskjold ... smart photo of iceberg !!


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