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With 19 kilometers of extension, Grey Glacier is a massive natural ice construction, of unique beauty.
There are morrenas on its sides and multiple shades of white, which increase the beauty of the landscape. You can also find there a "nunatak" – piece of land that divides the glacier in two-, creating an island in the middle of the glacier, where people can disembark and walk for a little while.
Impressive icebergs floating in Grey Lake. Colorful geography. There is an island in the middle of the glacier.
Hiking, flora and fauna contamplation, photography.
How to get there?
Santiago-Punta Arenas: Airway.
Punta Arenas-Puerto Natales: Land route, by Route 9 north.
Puerto Natales-Torres del Paine National Park: Land route
Santiago-Puerto Montt: Land route and airway
Puerto Montt-Puerto Natales: Seaway.
Puerto Natales-Grey Glacier: seaway and land route.
When to go?
January, February, March, April, September, October, November, December.
Cold high weather. Its temperatures are lower than 0°C. The rain – usually as snow- surpasses 2000 milimeters per year.
Housing, food, transportation.
Las Montañas Channel, Castillo Hill, W Network: Torres del Paine Base- Valle del Frances-Grey Lake, network: Cordillera Paine Lake, Puerto Natales seashort, Dos Lagunas, Calvo Fjord, Bories cold-storage plant, Balmaceda Glaciar, Gulf of Almirante Montt, Balmaceda Lake, Azul Lagoon, Verde Lagoon, Paine Mountain, Cueva del Milodon Natural Monument, Bernardo O´Higgins National Park, Torres del Paine National Park, Antonio Varas Peninsula, Puerto Natales, Alacalufe National Reserve, Serrano River, Ultima Esperanza Inlet.
Grey Glacier touristic attractions
|Bernardo O'Higgins National Park|
|Torres del Paine and Puerto Natales|
|Torres del Paine National Park|
Near touristic attractions
|Macizo del Paine||0,3 mi|
|Circuito "W" Base Las Torres-Frances Valley-Grey Lake||0,8 mi|
|Circuito Largo Cordillera Paine||1,7 mi|
|Torres del Paine||6,0 mi|
|Pehoe Lake||7 mi|
|Tyndall Glacier||7 mi|
|Nordenskjold Lake||7 mi|
Destinations by Areas of Chile
- Atacama Desert and Altiplano
- La Serena, beaches and astronomy
- Valparaíso, Santiago and Vineyards
- Easter Island
- Lakes and Volcanoes District
- North Patagonia and Black Forest
- South Patagonia and Torres del Paine