If you need to find one of the most exclusive Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 15 people May 2017, on this page you can find all the information that you need to know before making your reservation.
The Galapagos Islands, known worldwide, are the result of many volcanic eruptions that continue to happen even in the present. Due to unique location they have allowed the appearance of a species unique in the world, of a richness and variety difficult to describe. This is why they are one of the favorite destinations for all wildlife lovers.
In the Galapagos Islands two clearly differentiated seasons are presented. The rainy season runs from January to May, with average 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 know to avoid changing all the money that we have available at the airport.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the western coasts of Ecuador, being its closest continental city 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 fact, its name is officially Galapagos Archipelago and belongs to Ecuador.
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Do you want to know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Here is the solution! Booking with us a trip through the islands, you can spend between five and fourteen days visiting all the natural beauties that this charming place has to offer. All-inclusive packages can be booked online with 30 days or more in advance, with the online payment option.
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.
Isabella Island: Even though is the largest island of all, it has a unique town corresponding to Villamil Port, a beautiful village in which there are numerous accommodations and whose atmosphere is notable for being rather more quiet than Ayora Port. Inside its main attractions stand out Punta Moreno, where live flamingos and many other types of birds, from where you have a beautiful view of Sierra Black, Blue Hill and the top of Fernandina Island. To discover other kinds of wildlife is a good idea to move to Urbina Bay, where there are iguanas, sea lions, cormorants, penguins and blue-footed boobies
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GalapagosInformation.com offers two options to enjoy during 8 days and 7 nights walking in the most extraordinary places of the archipelago. Both options allow you to enjoy views of the sea and the flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands. The lists of activities that can be realized are established by the Galapagos National Park, and it is not possible to make modifications.