Get to know Sullivan Bay, Fernandina Island, Ranchos Santa Cruz and many other places of great tourist value in the Galapagos Islands. Diving Galapagos Islands 2017
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Although the islands are located on the equator, the temperature of the ocean surface varies widely between 7 and 27 degrees Celsius during the year. Its weather is determined by surface temperature and underwater currents, which create microclimates that, vary the particular environments of the flora and fauna of each island. The islands also face drastic climate changes and almost every season maintains certain characteristics. The periods from January to March are the months with the highest temperature and humidity, March being the warmest month of the year. In the wet season there are lots of plants, and the sea temperature is perfect for snorkeling. In the period from July to September there is less rain and the islands are drier, but cooler, the sea temperature is greatly reduced, being the ideal season to witness the aquatic fauna, since the animals prefer the cold currents.
Here are some of the must-see places you can go on some of our catamaran trips on the Galapagos Island. You can book online and get a discount if you pay in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places in the world. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for one or more people, GalapagosInformation.com is the best of all alternatives.
Genovesa Island: Genovesa island is also known as the island Tower and is considered as the most striking island of the archipelago. Its name comes from the city of Genova in where according to few historians was the birthplace of Columbus. It is the ideal place for lovers of birds by the abundant presence of birds, highlighting some as seagulls of tail separated, which are the only gulls in the world who have nocturnal hunting habits. Genovesa Island is an extinct volcano, which has suffered several landslides due to its ancient activity. Have 2 areas to go to which is can access through a fissure that exists to the feet of the volcano… Makes thousands of years were a huge volcano, whose wall south is collapsed, forming the Great Bay of Darwin, place in where an abundant number of birds make their nests.
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.
Fernandina Island: The Island most recent of the group of islands, where is one of the largest active volcanoes in the world, from various types of lava that can be seen. His only place to visit constitutes Punta Espinoza, a strip of lava and sand that extends from the volcano itself to the sea, on whose coasts are the largest groups of marine iguanas of the archipelago, along with birds, penguins and sea lions.
Sports for all
No one can resist the temptation to perform water sports, such as windsurfing or surface diving, in the midst of this natural environment with warm waters on beaches with iguanas and sea lions.