kayak in front of the paine massif
views to the paine massif during the kayak excursion
paddling in grey lake
kayaking in torres del paine
kayaks in the bank of serrano
Views from the banks of Serrano River
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Kayak Serrano River

Enjoy a kayaking adventure on Grey Lake

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⚡ Tour available all year round ⚡

Puerto Natales
1 day
Spanish and English
Starts: At 9:00 a.m. or 03:00 p.m., depending on the selected option
Ends: At 12:00 or 6:00 p.m., depending on the selected option
Free cancellation!


With the Kayak Serrano River we will discover the Torres del Paine National Park and its surroundings. We will navigate among icebergs of the Grey and Serrano glaciers and enjoy the wonderful views of Grey Lake. 

You can choose between a half day, with a 3 hour route, or a full day with a 6 hour route and the possibility of navigating between rapids for the more experienced kayakers. 

Not sure which option to choose? Here are all the details:

Tour details


  • 3 or 6 hours of kayaking depending on the chosen option
  • Neoprene wetsuit and boots
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Helmet
  • Protective skirt for the kayak
  • Life jacket
  • Paddles with gloves
  • Bilingual guide
  • Lunch (in the full day option)

Not included

  • Entrance fee to Torres del Paine National Park
  • Transportation

Important information

This tour has an age restriction: travelers under 16 years old and over 65 years old are not allowed to take the tour. People weighing more than 100 kilos are not allowed to participate. 

Departures are subject to weather conditions for safety reasons.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation! If you cancel at least 4 days before the tour starts, you will receive a 100% refund. After this time, or in case of no-show, no refunds will be given.

Tour itinerary

Kayak Serrano River

📍 Meeting point

Our kayaking adventure on the Serrano River will begin at the Nash Serrano Lodge, on the banks of the river and at the selected time. Once we are all gathered, the guide will hand out the necessary equipment for the activity and give us a brief safety talk, as well as explaining the basics of paddling.

kayaks in the bank of serrano

Full day

Duration: 6 hours
Difficulty: medium-high
Distance: 30 km

Navigation among icebergs

We will begin the kayak route in the Pingo River sector, where we will spend an hour sailing among icebergs. Take the opportunity to take pictures! Afterwards, we will start the descent down the river, where we will enjoy privileged views of the Paine Massif.

kayaking near the paine massif

Paddling the rapids

Weather permitting, we will paddle through rapids before heading to the well-known Grey Bridge. From here we will decide whether to finish the excursion or continue to the banks of the Serrano River.

navigation in kayak

Half day

Duration: 3 hours
Difficulty: medium

Grey Lake Navigation

The half-day option will start at the Pingo or Grey River, depending on weather conditions. During the excursion, we will sail around Grey Lake and the icebergs coming from the glacier, a spectacle for the eyes!

kayaking in front of the paine massif

Descent down the Grey River

After enjoying the views of Grey Lake, we will begin our descent down the Grey River until we reach the Grey Bridge, where we will finish our kayak tour on the Serrano River.

kayaks besides the grey lake

What to bring to Kayak Serrano River

  • Passport
  • Comfortable clothes and shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Questions & Answers

  • Are there any restrictions for kayaking?

    Yes, this activity is only available for travelers between 16 and 65 years old. On the other hand, it has a weight limit of 100 kilos to ensure the safety of the traveler in the kayak.
  • Can the kayak be cancelled due to weather conditions?

    Yes, if the weather conditions do not allow it, the activity will not take place and you will be offered a change of date or a refund of the amount paid, whichever you choose.

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