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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The day before we arrived was snowing, so we had to begin walking 4 kilometers more , we couldn’t get to the glacier

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nelsy H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Beware : it is only 8 km up and then 8 km down but it is hot and there is no shade. So have a lot of water and something to eat. The more difficult part is at the beginning for the first 1.8 km...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Monpetit
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Foreigners pay 5000 cl pesos each. They don't take credit card or other currency. Takes 5-7 hours depending on your speed. It is beautiful. It is not an easy hike. The little town outside the park is fantastic. Had best pizza ever. Great small town...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank geoffreyp162
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We took the bus that leaves at the Vicente Valdes station next to Petrobras at 8:30 From the the centre You need take the subway to Vicente Valdez. Then you need walk until gasoline station calls Petrobras and there is gonna be the bus. (We...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank lisav582
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This park/hike is underrated by the guidebooks. Its a beautiful hike, 1st hour is pretty difficult, hours 2 and 3 are not hard and you make it to the base of the glacier. Sunscreen is a must because there is zero shade. Fantastic day hike,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank samgo18
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to get at least close to the Andes so we booked a day hike to Monumento El Morado. We were picked up at our hotel and driven through the beautiful Maipo valley. We made one stop at a market and our guide picked...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank FredOH69
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Getting here is half the fun, thru the spectacular Maipo valley. As you get to Banos Morales, you leave the main road and take this dirt road that is very steep both on the way down and up the other side, and also in a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank fearlessbob
Reviewed 19 April 2016

In order to get to the park it is recommended to go with your own vehicle since the buses only reach the town Baños Morales during the weekends on the high season. I went on April, so the bus took me up to San Gabriel,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Esteban_Esteban
Reviewed 21 February 2015

Located among the "Cajon del Maipo" attractions, you will need to go trekking for about ~16 km to get there. The difficulty level is something between medium and hard. It is a nice experience since it is very rough environment. The trail begins in the...More

Date of experience: February 2015
6  Thank Umekita
Reviewed 24 January 2015

This place is worth your visit! We stayed in Santiago and left early for our drive to Cajon Del Maipo. Please note we drove in a KIA cerrato rental car which would be the worst car to go in, if you can get a 4x4...More

Date of experience: January 2015
5  Thank JoAndygalaxy
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