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Chilean People 
Chilean character tends to be warm towards visitors and serious in all business professional dealings. 

Appropriate clothing and shoes are required for exploration.   At the hotel, visitors can wear the type of clothing that makes them comfortable. 

Chilean pesos and American dollars are accepted. VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club and American Express are welcome at explora and most establishment.

Regardless of tipping, the quality of service will be very good indeed.. 

Health Services 
There is a first aid service in the Park, as well as a hospital close by in Puerto Natales. 

In order to explore Torres del Paine National Park, it is recommended that every visitor carry an insurance policy to cover contingencies. All safety measures are taken for explorations. However, if a visitor takes unnecessary risks, whether it be health risks or imprudence, explora will not be held responsible for any unforeseen accidents. 

The hotel personnel, as well as all guides, are fluent in both English and Spanish. Some also speak German, Italian and Portugese. 

Pets are not permitted inside the hotel. 

The hotel is open all year round and the Park can be visited throughout the year. 

explora uses comfortable Ford Club Wagon vans for 12 passengers transportation. Other travel for exploration is done walking or horseback riding, sometimes with the help of motorboats to cross lakes.


Sociedad Exploradora Del Sur De America
Avda. Americo Vespucio Sur 80, Piso 5
Las Condes, Santiago de Chile
 Reservations:  (56-2) 2066060
General Office (56-2) 2066060
Direct Fax: (562) 228-46-55
Toll Free Fax # USA:  (800) 858-0855
Canada:  (800) 275-1129, 
Germany:  (013) 082-23-53
E-mail: explora@entelchile.net
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