Find out about the best Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 8 people April 2017, on this page is all the information that is advisable to keep in mind when making your reservation.
The Galapagos Islands are the ideal destination for family groups or couples who want to have a trip that they will remember forever. It is not simply a holiday trip but a wonderful adventure aboard one of our boats that will allow you to know the beautiful islands and corners of this wonderful place.
In terms of climate in the Galapagos Islands there are two distinct seasons. The rainy season runs from January to May, with temperatures ranging from 23 ° to 27 °, and a dry season from June to December, with a maximum of 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar, which is important to remember not to change all the money when you arrive in Ecuador.
Where are the Galapagos Islands?
They are located in the Pacific Ocean a thousand kms from the coast of Ecuador, being the closest continental city Manta. The nearest island is Coco´s Island (Costa Rica) 720 kilometers to the north and Pascua´s Island (Chile) 3,200 kilometers to the south. Formally, its name is officially Galapagos Archipelago and form part of Ecuador.
Do not know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Here is the solution! Hiring us a trip through the islands, you can spend up to two weeks knowing all the natural beauties that this charming place of Ecuador has to offer. All inclusive packages can be requested online up to 30 days before your arrival, with the possibility of payment by credit card.
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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.
Bartolome Island: One of the places of Galapagos that receives greater fascination thanks to its volcanic landscapes, rock formations that have tones red, orange, green and black. His two visitable sites correspond to “La Playa” and the “Escalera”, the first located between abysmal cliffs, allows you to immerse in the world below the shallow, making diving among penguins, turtles and others unique fishes in the world. The Escalera on the other hand, is the viewpoint of most amazing natural origin of the archipelago, on the top of an extinct crater, being possible to see an overview of the same island with his lava cones.
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All cruises are equipped with individual berths and private bathrooms, certainly ideal for a family, couple or friends. In addition, they have rooms made to order, which offers a pleasant experience.