If you are looking to take a Cruise to the Galapagos Islands from Djibouti, here is everything that is useful to be clear when deciding.
Landscapes of unique beauty, a variety of surprising species and geological remains that tell a story of millions of years, are characteristics that love those who travel to the Galapagos Islands, a still untamed place where there are two thousand endemic species, among they are the famous marine iguanas and the Galapagos penguin.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
They are located in the Pacific Ocean a thousand kms from the east coast of Ecuador, being its closest town 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 fact, its official name is archipelago of Columbus and form part of Ecuador.
Learn more: Wildlife of the Galapagos Islands
These are some of the incredible places you can meet in some of our trips around the Galapagos Islands. It is possible to book online and receive a discount if you pay in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for families, couples or individual trips, GalapagosInformation.com is the best option.
Espanola Island: With 300 million years corresponds to the oldest island famous for its number of birds, among which are the funny blue-footed boobies, birds known for their mating rituals, where the male exhibits his blue feet to the female. One of its most interesting sites is Punta Suarez, an area of abyss in where we can see species that not is presented in the rest of the archipelago, as marine iguanas turquoise with red, mockingbirds, lava lizards and colonies of up to 15.000 albatross.
Santa Fe Island: Uninhabited island by the man, known for beaches of calm waters in the Barrington Bay, where you can walk in both arenas where sea lions abound like diving snorkeling surface. If you like animals, you can see giant land iguanas, unique animals of this island, which reach up to a meter in length.
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Daphne Mayor: The Daphne Islands (Daphne Major and Minor) are two small islands of volcanic origin in the Galapagos Islands archipelago. The largest has an area of 0.39 km². Daphne Mayor is located at the north of Santa Cruz. It is formed by a crater of lava, has no trees and very little vegetation and the edge is 120 meters above sea level. There are many breeding birds that go to raise their chicks in the environment near to the crater. Although easily accessible to visitors, the Park Service does not allow many visits to this island and are mostly dedicated to scientific research.
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A selection of the main routes
We offer two routes to spend 7 nights / 8 days walking in the breathtaking landscapes of the Galapagos Islands. Both itineraries allow you to enjoy views of the sea and the flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands. The activities that can be done are established by the Galapagos National Park, and it is not possible to make modifications.