Surprise your family with an unforgettable experience aboard Discount Cruises to the Galapagos Islands January 2017, on this page is available all the information you should know before booking.
Considered a true museum of biodiversity, the archipelago hide an exquisite variety of natural treasures, unique landscapes among which are the turtle spawning on the beaches, the blue footed boobies of the Espanola Island, the giant tortoises of San Cristobal or the Virgin scenes of Seymour North.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are in the Pacific Ocean almost a thousand kms from the coast of Ecuador, being their 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 official name Galapagos Archipelago and its location is between 89 ° and 92 ° of western length; And 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
These are some of the magical places you can meet on some of our Galapagos Islands cruises. You can make your reservation online and get a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for cruises for families, couples or individual trips, GalapagosInformation.com is the best 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.
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.
On our website you can find a great variety of trips to the Galapagos Islands, one of the most important nature sanctuaries in the world, and declared a World Heritage Site. You can book your trip now to enjoy an exuberant nature aboard our exclusive catamarans.
Mosquera Islet: The Mosquera Islet, also known as Mosquera Island that is located between the Seymour and Baltra islands. Its relief is smooth, has several white sand beaches, where you can do many sports. Has a long maximum of 620 meters per 130 meters of width, and area of 0.46 km2. Physically is a rock reef product of a survey. This small island has one of the largest colonies of sea lions. In the same way is possible to see several species of birds from the coast. From its coast they have been reported occasionally Orcas (Orcinus orca) attacking sea lions. You can get to the Mosquera Islet Mosquera through a beach landing. This can be difficult with low tie or when there are strong waves what usually pass between the months of December and March.
Do you want to know everything about the Galapagos Islands? What better way than traveling to this beautiful place for your future vacations? A catamaran cruise on the Galapagos Islands truly is a magical and unforgettable adventure.
Inspiration and Relaxation
One aspect for which these cruise trips are recognized is because they are a source of inspiration, concentration and creativity. Many artists, poets and painters have said that traveling through the archipelago has brought them new ideas. For both professionals and fans of the most diverse arts, catamaran cruises are a tremendous choice for those who long to connect with the muses.