Press Releases

Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia Press and Media News. Meet our Communications Team.

Patagonia Wildlife Safari featuring Wild Horse Tracking in March and April 2016

December 10, 2015 - 08:45
Patagonia Wild Horse Tracking

"Where's that coming from? That rhythmic pounding, that galloping sound. Starting off from far away, it's getting closer...as if about to pass right in front of us!”

Thankfully, it's not a guy hiding behind a tree clapping coconut shells together! Far better, that galloping signals the arrival of a herd of baguales, or wild Patagonian horses, who roam the steppe after escaping the gauchos’ domesticity.

 

EcoCamp TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Platinum level certified!

December 9, 2015 - 17:10

EcoCamp is proud to have received the prestigious Greenleaders certification. The first Geodesic Hotel in the world is also the first in Chilean Patagonia to be rewarded for our commitment to sustainability with the Platinum level - the highest level of distinction. The Greenleaders program rewards hotels who are committed to environmentally friendly tourism.

New Promotional Periods for Patagonia Wildlife Safari

December 3, 2015 - 15:24

To ensure that we’re giving you the best deal throughout the 2015/16 season for our EcoCamp Patagonia Wildlife Safari, we’ve broken down the season into low, shoulder, high and peak season. Our rates have gone down up to 45% for September and first two weeks of October -- off-season travel has never been more appealing! Here’s a breakdown of the new price seasons.

Is it possible to eat gluten free in Torres del Paine? You bet!

November 15, 2015 - 15:21
Javier Lopez

For traveling foodies, the pleasure of perusing a foreign menu, ordering from a street vendor's unusual snack selection, or savoring a new dish's unique flavors is the very heartbeat and reason for travel. Sharing meals is such an integral part of the travel experience that the very names of many countries evoke images of food almost immediately - just try whispering sweet nothings of "Italy, India, Japan, France, Vietnam, Peru, and Greece..." to a food traveler and challenge their mouth not to water! But how do travelers with dietary concerns fare when on the road?

 

New: Capture Atacama - Desert Photo Adventure

November 11, 2015 - 12:22
Atacama Photo Tour

Our new tours in the Atacama Desert really are coming thick and fast. Our latest offering is possibly the one we are most excited about here at Cascada Expediciones - Capture Atacama - Photo Tour. This tour combines both a local guide experienced in hiking through this remote wilderness, with a professional photographer to ensure you are in the optimum positions for taking your shots. 

New: Epic Atacama - Multi Sport Adventure

November 4, 2015 - 12:45
Chungara Lake  Atacama Desert

We are excited to announce the release of our brand new Epic Atacama Multi Sport Adventure! This is an active escape to the driest non-polar desert on the planet, where you will be able to hike, cycle and ride horses through this incredible, moonscape environment. Since the huge success of our Epic Patagonia Multi Sport Adventure, we have been working hard to ensure we can offer our guests the opportunity to be just as adventurous, in a totally contrasting environment. In order to optimise your experience (and the price!), our team helps to make sure your group is of the perfect amount of travelers. Trip depatures dates are every Sunday all year round possible and depending on the groups traveller size you receive up to 45% discount.

ATTA Adventure Travel World Summit in Chile: an adventure, indeed!

November 2, 2015 - 11:34

In Patagonia time seems to fly as fast the wind, and we cannot believe most of our partners and friends from ATTA (Adventure Travel Tourism Association) and ATLAS (Active Travel Latin America) have already gone home. Now we have to wait one more year to get together again – this time, with different lakes and mountains. Yes, we’ll be there next year, in Alaska, for another Adventure Travel World Summit!

EcoCamp Patagonia Travelers' Tales - Into Patagonia's Vastness

September 28, 2015 - 08:41

What's it like to visit Torres del Paine?

We wanted to know, and so turned to some of the best: our guests.

Travelers' Tales are stories told by our guests, verbatim, about their experience in Torres del Paine alongside other hikers in the wilds of Chilean Patagonia. This week, we're proud to share two travelers' stories in the first of our series of Tales.

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