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The Galapagos Islands are the perfect destination for family groups or couples who want a trip that they will remember forever. It is not a vacation like any other, but a unique adventure in our catamarans that will allow you to know the beautiful islands and corners of this wonderful place.
Landscapes of unique beauty, a biodiversity never ceases to amaze and formations of volcanic origin that tell a historical account of almost five million years, are three unique characteristics that enchant to those who make trips to the Galapagos Islands, a still indomitable sector where they coexist almost 2,000 endemic species, including the famous giant tortoises and Galapagos dwarf heron.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the east coast of Ecuador, being the closest city Manta. The nearest island is Isla Del Coco (Costa Rica) 720 kilometers to the north and Isla de Pascua (Chile) 3,200 kilometers to the south. In formal terms, its official name Galapagos Archipelago and its exact location is between 89 ° and 92 ° east longitude; and 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
If you want a brief summary of what you may be surprised to travel to the beautiful Galapagos Islands on an all-inclusive cruise, we show a series of places of interest that you can visit. If you have questions about the terms of payment and the days of duration, please contact us.
San Cristobal Island: Undoubtedly one of the most entertaining points of Galapagos, on whose coasts we can find some of the largest colonies of turtles of the archipelago. To the southeast of San Cristobal, is the Galapaguera of Cerro Colorado, a project of rescue resettlement of giant turtles that allows can be a few steps from these magnificent creatures during their first two years are cared in captivity. Moving to the northeast of this island, we find the Natural Galapaguera, place where you can see turtles in their own environment, on the beach where they nest or in the sand dunes where they spawn. An area of outstanding beauty is The Loberia, beach of coral sand where you can see many sea lions and marine iguanas, also birds like Canary Maria, and several species of finches surround the area.
On its western coast is The Baquerizo Moreno port, the sector populated more important of San Cristobal and the second in the archipelago, where you can find a wide range of hotels and airport. His second attractive more visited is Gardner Bay, a beach recognized for its beauty, where lives a significant colony of sea lions sleeping peacefully in their arenas.
Rabida Island: Island very famous for its beaches of reddish tones, where you can snorkel between sea lions, stingrays and dolphins. Although the colors of the sand is attractive more important, you can also visit the interior of the island, reaching the volcanic peak, spectacular viewpoint of natural origin that allows views of the peaks of other volcanoes.
Black Turtle Cove: The Black Turtle Cove is a mangrove estuary on the north coast of Santa Cruz Island. It maintains very strict regulations to protect its flora and fauna. The tourists are allowed to reach to the cave aboard of small boats, but without starting the engine. Many rays, turtles, penguins, and other wild animals live in this area, so that not a few groups of academics transiting the area, either to analyze the formations of volcanic origin, as the important existing fauna.
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When booking one of our trips in the Galapagos Islands, travelers can participate in experiences and meetings with a guide. This person is trained to explain all the interesting details related to the geology and history of the islands, and tell them part of the million-year history of this incredible place.