Monday April 23rd has arrived and the final 7 day W trek of the EcoCamp Patagonia 2011/2012 season is departing with a twist! A month ago we brought you news of EcoCamp’s movie-making W special and today the action finally kicks off! American kayak and filmmaking pro Tino Specht has landed in Patagonia and is […]
Our month-by-month top trip tips have been compiled based on recommendations from all of the Cascada team. Our sales team, travel specialists for Chile, Patagonia and Argentina, have analysed which trips they enjoy most in which months and we’ve cross-checked their preferences with weather statistics to come up with our official trip calendar! (Beware though, plan as you might, weather in Patagonia is always subject to rapid changes from bright sunshine to rain and ferocious winds!).
Danke für alles! Wir liebten unseren Trip! Und das EcoCamp! Die sind so GROSSARTIGE Menschen! Wir liebten unseren Guide Juan Moya!!!!! Ich werde ihn so vermissen! Gut gemacht Cascada!
Want to craft your own Adventure Tour? We’re here to help you! Our Experience Designers team customizes itineraries according to your needs! Just let us know which trips you want… we’ll make it happen! If you need advice with any aspect of your tour or the booking process, please contact us either by phone or E-Mail: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org […]
Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia have offset their carbon emissions for the 2011-2012 season. In the year 2008, Ecocamp became a Carbon Neutral company with the goal of minimizing emissions of CO2 as much as possible and in the future hopefully becoming a CO2-free lodge. Between June 2009 and June 2010 EcoCamp offset 183.680 tonnes […]
You’re familiar with the Big Five on African wildlife safaris but what about the Patagonian Big Five? EcoCamp Patagonia hosts the world’s southernmost wildlife safari, over 4,000 miles from Africa, featuring the Patagonian Big Five – Guanaco, Puma, South Andean Deer, Andean Condor and Ñandú. Out of the 26 species of mammal and 118 different types of bird, we’ve compiled a list of the BIg Five.
Deciding which month to book your Torres del Paine visit can be tricky. Do you want to go for the peak of summer to maximise sunshine hours, or do you want to brave the lower temperatures to ensure a little more tranquility and fauna sightings? EcoCamp Patagonia gives you the calendar rundown: Patagoniaseason Max temp […]
It’s no news flash that nature is good for you, or that taking time out to go on holiday brightens your spirits and puts you in good stead for the upcoming year. But what about the double whammy – a nature vacation? Cascada reviews the evidence linking vacations and greenery with well-being and highlights the […]
In 2011 Cascada Expediciones celebrated 20 years as a sustainable adventure tour operator in Chile and EcoCamp Patagonia celebrated its tenth year receiving guests in the Patagonian wilderness from across the globe. To celebrate the landmark events for both companies we’ve compiled two photo timelines with the highlights from the last twenty and ten years respectively!
December 2011, Torres del Paine NP, Patagonia – Chile 1st EcoCamp Patagonia Singles Special W Trek. The W Trek trails around the jagged mountain peaks in Torres del Paine form one of the world’s most classic trekking routes. January 4th 2012, Torres del Paine NP – Chile EcoCamp Patagonia unharmed after fire. The park sector, […]