Tangol 06/03/2018

Close to Santiago, on the route towards the Andes, you will find San José de Maipo. It is a place to get away from the city. Here, you will listen to bird songs and waterfalls.

In this small town you will enjoy nature and its classic architecture.

San José de Maipo is a renowned spot for their activities such as rafting, cable rides, fishing and trekking.

One of the most interesting activities offered is rafting. The location is the Maipo River, which flows from the foot of the Andes.

In Cascada de las Animas you can find different tours related to the Maipo River.

The water course of this river is classified in Class 4 betwwen November and February and Class 3 the rest of the year, according to the international scale applied for this activity (It goes from I to IV).

Being close to this river is a great opportunity to do this activity, and it is accessible for any person.

Maipo River has a great torrent. When it is passing through Cascada de las Ánimas has an elevation of 1,100 meters above the sea level. The rocks in it give shape to obstacles and it is those places where are the most demanding rapids.

This is an experience for anyone. Most people who visit the river are going to raft for the first time.

Be sure of contacting people who warrantee your security. They should be care about rafts and the equipment. In addition, they should provide highly trained and experienced guides. These things are important because they will always monitor your safety.

Anyone is welcome to live this experience; In fact, more than 70% of our clients raft for the first time with us. To ensure that everyone will enjoy a great trip, we care about having rafts and state-of-the-art equipment, as well as highly trained and experienced guides, who will always monitor your safety and be attentive to your needs.

When you visit this pace you also can enjoy ecotourism, areas of camping, picnic, horseback riding, fly fishing and restaurants.

Offers may vary depending on what the rafting companies offer to the visitors.


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