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The Galapagos Islands are a perfect destination for families or couples who want an experience that will change their lives. It is not a vacation trip like any other, but wonderful adventures aboard our catamarans that will give you the opportunity to know in detail the islands and islets of this wonderful place.
Broadly speaking we can recognize two seasons. From December to June it is called Hot Season. And the second climatic season that goes from June to November receives the name of Dry Season. The best time to visit the Galapagos Islands is the transition months. However every month of the year is good for touring the islands, there is no month where the climate of Galapagos is bad or you do not encounter peculiar flora and fauna to know.
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Having two seasons so different from each other, which mark the beginning or end of reproduction for the great majority of species, there are months in which the two phases can be evidenced at the same time. There will be a transition between the hot season and the dry season (April to June), and later another change between the dry season and the hot season (November to January).
How can you get to the Galapagos Islands?
Seymour Airport on Baltra Island is the one that receives the most flights, having a more central position in the archipelago compared to the other airport. From the place, it is possible to take free transports that take tourists to the small port, where you can embark to Puerto Ayora, where most of the hostels and hotels are. From San Cristobal Airport, which is on the island of the same name, you can take taxis (the distance is not too much) to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, where the vast majority of accommodation is located.
These are several of the must-see tourist attractions that can be known in some of our trips around the Galapagos Island. It is possible to book online and receive a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for families, couples or individual trips, this is the best of all alternatives.
Santa Cruz Island: Thanks to its location in the center and its proximity to the Baltra airport, is one of best known Galapagos tourist places, housing the city with the largest population of all, from where they leave the most of the boats visiting other islands and islets. One of its biggest tourist attractions is The Station Scientific Darwin, a center of scientific research open to the visitors, where is possible observe terrestrial lizards and turtles of big magnitude. Another site that highlights in Santa Cruz Island corresponds to Turtle Bay, paradise white sands beach and crystal clear waters, to the coasts arrived hundreds of turtles to lay their eggs.
La Lobería on San Cristobal: One of the most visited places in the Galapagos is this beautiful beach of coral sand and crystalline waters, named after the large number of sea lions that can be seen every day, lying between the rocks or plunging into the sea. In addition to sea lions, turtles and sea iguanas are frequent on the beach, as well as several species of birds, such as the Maria canary, frigates and various kinds of finches. It is also possible to snorkel and if you have good fortune to swim with a sea lion.
North Seymour Islet: Covered with low vegetation and dense, is notable for its almost immaculate state of nature, something that is more difficult to find in larger islands. The tour is conducted based on a trail of 2 km in length that crosses it from end to end, route that allows crossing with frigates, land iguanas and sea lions.
Sullivan Bay: Is located to the southeast of the Santiago Island. Here you can see interesting lava formations, which called the attention of scholars and scientists around the world. Sullivan Bay enjoys a height of 114 meters above sea level, where you can observe marine and terrestrial birds, a colony of sea lions and iguanas. Several plants stand out of the rocks. At Sullivan Bay there is a road of a kilometer and a half long. In this peculiar island you can enjoy swimming and make snorkeling from the edge of the beach.
Tranquility and relaxation
Very few people can resist the opportunity to do water sports, such as surfing or deep-sea diving, in the midst of this natural environment with warm waters on unique beaches in the world.