10 Fun Facts about the Patagonian Puma
It’s one of the most famous residents of the Torres del Paine National Park, and its presence is key to keeping the ecosystem in balance. Here are some of the characteristics of the largest cat in Chile.
Tierra Patagonia’s outstanding ranking on Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2020
We are proud to announce that Tierra Patagonia was ranked outstandingly on the survey completed by readers of this prestigious magazine.
The journey to the base of the three towers
Exploring the hills of the extreme south of Chile by foot, contemplating its one-of-a-kind, natural charm, is an unforgettable experience. The trek to the base of the Torres del Paine may seem to be an impossible feat, however, with the proper preparations, anyone can enjoy one of the most iconic wonders of Patagonia.
Horseback riding like the locals in Patagonia
Roaming the extreme south on horseback is a wonderful experience that reveals the daily life of those who inhabit this incredible place, such as Luis Bahamondes, host of one of Tierra Patagonia’s excursions.
Two-wheeled excursions are a great way to get to know new places and experience local life and nature up close. On this World Bicycle Day, we invite you to daydream about stunning, diverse landscapes that you can explore with us at Tierra Hotels.
Excursions that respect nature
Our adventures allow guests to get out and enjoy the beautiful scenery, but we also ensure that we take proper measures in order to protect the environment. At Tierra Hotels, we are very committed to following these rules and teaching our guests about why they are so essential to ecological conservation.
Photographing Pumas in Torres del Paine
It is not easy to photograph Chile’s largest cat in its natural habitat. However, Roberto Ruiz, excursions guide at Tierra Patagonia, has on several occasions managed to achieve some impressive portraits of this animal.
Celebrate Earth Day today and everyday
Tierra means “Earth” in Spanish, and protecting it is at the core of everything we do – from solar panels that power us, down to the biodegradable straw served with your evening cocktail. Now more than ever, it’s important for all of us to take steps to protect our planet.
Make your own granola bar… Tierra style
Those who have visited our hotel have most likely enjoyed this delicious, nutritious snack that you can now make at home. Have fun making this simple recipe.
Yoga in Patagonia
Practicing yoga in Torres del Paine proves a wonderful complement to adventures and excursions. It offers a priceless opportunity to relax and connect with the wilderness at the world’s southernmost extreme.
A wellness experience featuring nature’s colors and aromas
Colored salt baths are one of the locally-inspired elements that characterize Uma Spa at Tierra Hotels. Special aromas are released each time these salts are used, because they are plant-dyed using an ancient traditional method.
Photographing Torres del Paine
Everyone wants to photograph Patagonia’s iconic Torres del Paine. Whether you are going for a professional photo or just a nice memory of your trip, to get the best shot you must be in the right place at the right time. Follow this advice to find the best angle to photograph this natural monument.