Without a doubt this is the best time to take a Cruise to the Galapagos Islands from Papua New Guinea, here is available everything you need to know before making the decision.
In the Galapagos Islands there are two seasons. The rainy season is from January to May, with temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a dry season from June to December, with a maximum of 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar (USD), which is important to remember not to change all the money we have available in Ecuador.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
They are located in the Pacific Ocean a thousand kms from the east coast of Ecuador, being the closest town Manta. The nearest island lands correspond to 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 name is officially Galapagos Archipelago and its location is between 89 ° and 92 ° east longitude; and 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
These are some of the magical places you can meet on some of our catamaran trips around the Galapagos Islands. You can make your reservation online and receive a discount if you pay in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places in the world. If you are looking for cruises for groups or single travelers, this is the best choice.
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.
Catamarans on the Galapagos Islands. If you want to live an unforgettable day, embark with us on one of the catamaran cruises that cover the most important landmarks of this magical place. The most desired place of travelers from all countries to see the most unique flora in the world.
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.
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.
Do you want to learn everything about the Galapagos Islands? What better way to travel to this beautiful place in your future vacations? A catamaran cruise on the Galapagos Islands can be a magical and unforgettable experience.
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GalapagosInformation.com offers two options to travel 8 days and 7 nights knowing the beautiful places of the archipelago. Both options allow travelers to enjoy views of the ocean and the rich flora and fauna. The activities are strictly established by the Galapagos National Park, and cannot be changed.