INTRODUCTION: Only 35 minutes far from Santiago you’ll find the Maipo Canyon. Without doubt this unique place is one of the great natural wonders of Chile. It’s a natural paradise in the middle of Chileans Central Andes. Chile Escondido invites you to live an unforgettable adventure in this spectacular surrounding. Learn about unique traditions and the interesting local culture; Feel the wind in your hair at the feet of more the 6000 meters high mountains; Observe a unique ecosystem with its beautiful vegetation and animals. And if you are lucky you’ll se the majestic flight of the condor. DESCRIPTION OF THE TOUR: The 10 hour and 160 miles excursion through the Maipo Canyon offers you the unique opportunity to explore the Central Andes Cordillera from the bottom to the top. If you wish you can drive one of our 4×4 All Terrain Vehicles by yourself experiencing your personal 4×4 adventure. The Excursion begins as early as 7:00 am, when you will be picked up at your hotel. The first stop we make in a beautiful natural surrounding at the entrance of the Canyon, here we will make a short briefing about the tour. Afterwards our 4×4 jeep convoy starts to go into a set of two different canyons and valleys, each with its own natural splendour. You will discover pristine waters at the El Yeso reservoir (8.316 ft.) and will have a choice of kayaking, swimming, walking or just relaxing. We are going to stay there about 1.5 hours. Later on we continue our ride to take an unforgettable open air bath in the Plomo thermal hot springs at 10.000 ft altitude with an amazing view of the surrounding glaciers and Andean peaks. Our specialized cars allow us to reach this isolated places when others with its natural warm water pool. Here we take our time to relax and enjoy a breathtaking bath. After all these activities we will bring you back to your hotel. During the whole trip we offer in several opportunities delicious Chilean food. Individual open soft drinks will be available for each passenger at all time during the tour. INCLUDED: Full Maipo Canyon 4WD ride Kayaking at the Yeso lagoon in a unique high mountain surrounding Glaciers & Natural hot springs Traditional Chilean food and drinks Flexible schedule, personalized tours Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel All entrances and park fees Experienced, specialized, bilingual guides Personal security equipment NOT INCLUDED: Personal equipment (see recommended items) Tips Any other service NOT included in the program Highlights Included Items Private Transportation Chilean Gourmet meals Assurance You'll see more in one day than others see in a lifetime!!