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Cascada Expediciones Timeline

  1. June 2013 / EcoCamp Patagonia

    Cascada launches Pure Patagonia Adventure

    Cascada launches Pure Patagonia Adventure

  2. July 2013 / Cascada Expediciones, Santiago

    No to mega dams proyect

    Cascada CEO Javier Lopez speaks out against mega dams

  3. April 2013 / Cascada Newsletter, Santiago - Patagonia

    Free newsletter launch

    Cascada Free newsletter launch

  4. June 2013 / EcoCamp Patagonia

    Cascada offsets CO2 emissions 5th year running

    Cascada offsets CO2 emissions 5th year running

  5. November 2012 Promotional / Cyber Monday

    Cascada launches first Cyber Monday deal

    Cascada launches first Cyber Monday deal.

  6. March 2013 / Cascada Expediciones, Santiago

    Cascada new head of sales

    Cascada launches Cascada new head of sales

  7. June 2012, Torres del Paine / EcoCamp Patagonia

    Wildlife Safari cycling

    EcoCamp Patagonia guests have always been able to choose between daily easy and active excursions on Wildlife Safari and now there is an additional third option for those keen to experience cycling in the park’s eastern sector: Cycling in Torres del Paine + BBQ.

  8. November 2012, Torres del Paine / EcoCamp Patagonia

    Top Picks category

    New Top Picks category launched.

  9. November 2011, Santiago - Chile / El Calafate - Argentina

    Patagonia United

    New Patagonia United Trip launched. Explore the most beautiful places across Patagonia in Argentinian and Chilean Patagonia.

  10. March 2012, Santiago de Chile / Puerto Montt / Patagonia

    WWF hires Cascada Travel

    WWF visits Chile with Cascada Expediciones.

  11. April 2011, Santiago - Chile

    Cascada Expediciones - since 1991

    In the last twenty years over 20,000 people visiting Chile have enjoyed Cascada-operated tours! Read more about Cascada's sustainable tourism goals.

  12. Oct 2011, Santiago, Atacama, Lake District, Patagonia - Chile

    Best of Chile - Atacama Desert to Patagonian Glaciers

    New Best of Chile - Atacama Desert to Patagonian Glaciers Trip launched.

  13. February 2008, Las Condes, Santiago - Chile

    National Geographic magazine’s Best Adventure Travel Company

    Cascada awarded National Geographic magazine’s Best Adventure Travel Company for the first time.

  14. February 2009, Las Condes, Santiago - Chile

    National Geographic magazine’s Best Adventure Travel Company

    Cascada awarded National Geographic magazine’s Best Adventure Travel Company for second year running, with an overall score of 91.5%.

  15. 2007, Torres del Paine NP, Patagonia - Chile

    Patagonia United

    Cascada announces EcoCamp’s ISO 14001 verification.

  16. 2008, Torres del Paine NP, Patagonia - Chile

    EcoCamp Patagonia becomes carbon neutral

    Cascada Expediciones becomes carbon neutral.

  17. 2005, Las Condes, Santiago - Chile

    Cascada relocates to its current Santiago

    Cascada relocates to its current Santiago office in Don Carlos 3227 Oficina C.

  18. 2006, Santiago, Chile

    Mandala Viajes

    Cascada’s sister company Mandala Viajes begins operating.

  19. 2000, Torres del Paine NP, Patagonia - Chile

    EcoCamp Patagonia construction begins

    EcoCamp Patagonia construction begins.

  20. January 2001, Torres del Paine NP, Patagonia - Chile

    EcoCamp Patagonia opens

    EcoCamp Patagonia opens its eco-friendly doors!

  21. 1995, Torres del Paine NP - Chile

    Treks in Torres del Paine National Park

    Cascada expands to offer guided treks in Torres del Paine National Park.

  22. 1999, Patagonia - Chile

    EcoCamp Patagonia planing

    EcoCamp Patagonia planning and design sketches get underway.

  23. 1993, Maipo Valley (near Santiago) - Chile

    rafting operation in the Maipo river, close to Santiago

    Cascada starts rafting operation in the Maipo river, close to Santiago. Today Cascada still offers rafting adventure in addition to hiking tours and more relaxing activies such as wine tasting and nature tours.

  24. 1995, Pucon - Chile

    Cascada begins operations in Pucon

    Cascada begins operations in Pucon - located in the lake district area of Chile - and offers rafting trips in the Trancura river, whitewater kayaking instruction, climbing, trekking, horseback riding and mountain biking.

  25. 1991, Chile

    Cascada is founded

    Cascada is founded as a whitewater kayaking company by Javier Lopez and Yerko Ivelic.

  26. 1992, BioBio River - Chile

    Rafting the BioBio river.

    Cascada´s first commercial descent rafting the BioBio river. From then on - and until the dams were built - Cascada was the major rafting outfitter on the awesome BioBio river with 3 and 5 day trips on their class 4 and 5 rapids.