Enjoy wonderful days in Galapagos Islands December 2019
Cruises to the Galapagos Islands. If you dream of living an incomparable day, travel with us on one of our cruises that cover the most famous landmarks of this magical place. The most quoted place of tourists from all over the world to see the most unique flora and fauna in the world.
In terms of climate in the Galapagos Islands there are two clearly differentiated seasons. The rainy season runs from January to May, with temperatures ranging from 23 ° to 27 °, and a dry season from June to December, averaging 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar (USD), which is important to avoid changing all the money we have when arriving in the country.
How can I arrive to the Galapagos Islands?Seymour Airport is the one that receives most of the flights, having a central position in the archipelago in relation to the other airport. From the point of view, it is possible to take free transports that take people to the small port, where there is the possibility of leaving for Ayora Port, on Santa Cruz Island, since most of the hotels are located here. 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 Baquerizo Moreno Port, where almost all accommodation is concentrated.
If you are looking for a summary of what you can find when traveling to the paradisiacal Galapagos Islands on a cruise for a week, we show several of the tourist points that you can visit. In case of doubts about the conditions of the trip and the days, please contact us.
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 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 approach to turtles in their own environment, on the beach where they nest or in the sand dunes where they spawn.
Want to know more? Wildlife of the Galapagos Islands
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 Port Baquerizo Moreno, 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 scenic beauty, where lives an important colony of sea lions sleeping peacefully in their arenas.
Santiago Island: Oasis natural uninhabited by humans, characterized by its unique volcanic formations, beautiful beaches and diving sites where diving into a unique biodiversity.One of the major attractions is the Sullivan Bay, where there are amazing lava formations that have altered the surface with soft waves, a perfect place to see large colonies of marine iguanas and Red-legged crabs. Among its beaches attract attention such Espumilla Beach, which has a spectacular landscape of forests of lignum and sea turtles that come to spawn in its coasts; as Puerto Egas, a beautiful beach with black volcanic sand, where as in Sullivan Bay is easy to observe a significant number of sea iguanas. Cousin’s Rock ends to increase the attractive of the island Santiago, undoubtedly one of the most important places of diving in the world, is a triangular rock that is to ten meters above the water, and in whose waters is possible to dive between dark coral, endemic seahorses, sea lions, sharks tip white, hammerheads, eagle rays and stingrays.
Daphne Mayor: The Daphne Islands are two islands of volcanic origin in the Galapagos Islands. The largest has an area of 39 hectares. Daphne Mayor is located at the north of Santa Cruz. It is formed by a crater of tuff, has no trees and very little vegetation and the edge is 120 meters above sea level. There is a huge variety of birds that go to raise their chicks on the crater floor. Although easily accessible to tourists, the National Park Service maintains very restricted visits to this island and is mainly used for scientific research.
Do you want to learn everything about the Galapagos Islands? What better way to travel to this paradisiac place for your future vacations? A cruise on the Galapagos Islands really is a unique and amazing experience.
All cruises are equipped with individual rooms, excellent for a family group or group of friends. In addition, they have spaces and compartments made to order, which helps to obtain a pleasant experience.