The Galapagos Islands, known worldwide, are the result of constant eruptions of submarine volcanoes. Due to peculiar location they have developed flora and unique fauna in the world, of a beauty and variety very difficult to believe. For this reason they are one of the most sought after destinations of all travelers who love wild species.
Considered a true museum of biodiversity, the islands hide endless natural treasures; unique landscapes among which are the turtle spawning on the beaches, the blue-legged birds of Espanola Island, the giant tortoises of San Cristobal or the landscapes of North Seymour.
How can I travel to the Galapagos Islands?
The Seymour Airport in Baltra Island is the one that receives most of the flights, due to its position in the middle of the archipelago in relation to the other airport. From the point of departure, you can take groups without cost that take tourists to the pier, where it is possible to sail to Puerto Ayora, where most of the hotels are located. On the other hand, from San Cristobal Airport, located on the island of the same name, you can take taxis (the distance is not too much) to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, where most of the hotels are located.
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Floreana Island: It is located 60 kms to the east of the Espanola Island. Floreana is well known for its attractive history of pirates, whalers, and settlers. Here you can observe between December and May pink flamingos and nesting sea turtles. Also you can find a small population of galapagos penguins. Floreana also known as Santa Maria Island has approximately 150 habitants and is one of the four islands populated in Galapagos. His access port is Prieta Beach. In the inside of the island at the top, you can visit the Chakras of Ritter and, to the South, the Haven of Peace.
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.
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We offer two tours to enjoy during 7 nights / 8 days touring the most beautiful places in the archipelago. Both itineraries allow tourists to enjoy views of the sea and the rich flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands. The activities carried out are strictly established by the Galapagos National Park, and no modifications are possible.