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Known as World Heritage, the archipelago is almost completely a National Park, totaling a set of thirteen volcanic islands and more than a hundred islets and rocky outcrops. Tens of thousands of people come every year to observe an incomparable natural beauty all over the world, as many animal and plant species from the Galapagos Islands are nowhere to be found, so we must travel here to see them live. This is a unique experience that many people change their lives, discovering the real beauty of nature at its best.
Oceanic and jungle landscapes, a diversity of species that does not leave indifferent and geological remains that tell a historical relate of five million years, are unique characteristics that fall in love with those who travel to the Galapagos Islands, a territory still virgin where 2,000 unique species, among them the famous giant terrestrial tortoises and the Galapagos dwarf heron.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the coast of Ecuador, being the closest 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 official name Galapagos Archipelago and its location in the planisphere is between 89 ° and 92 ° of western length; And 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
Below we show you some of the must-see tourist attractions that you can visit on some of our catamaran trips around the Galapagos Islands. You can book online and receive a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful places in the world. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for groups or single travelers, GalapagosInformation.com is the best choice.
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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The main itineraries
GalapagosInformation.com offers two routes to enjoy during 7 nights / 8 days walking in the most beautiful places of the archipelago. Both options allow travelers to enjoy privileged views of the sea and the rich flora and fauna. The activities that can be done are delimited by the Galapagos National Park, and cannot be changed.