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The Galapagos Islands, known worldwide, are the result of many volcanic eruptions. Due to unique location they have allowed the appearance of flora and unique faunas in the world, of a richness and variety very difficult to describe. For this reason they are one of the favorite destinations of wildlife lovers.
In terms of climate in the Galapagos Islands there are two seasons. The rainy season is from January to May, with average temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a rainless season from June to December, averaging 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar, which is important to know not to change all the money we have in Ecuador.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
They are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the east coast of Ecuador, being its 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 formal terms, its name is officially Galapagos Archipelago and belongs to the Republic of Ecuador.
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If you want a small summary of what you can surprise when traveling the beautiful Galapagos Islands on a cruise for a week, we show some of the tourist points that can be visited. If you have any questions about the terms of payment 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 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.
North Seymour Islet: It is covered in low vegetation; it draws attention by its state of almost virgin nature, something that is more difficult to find in islands of greater size. The route is made on the basis of a 2 km long road that runs from side to side, a circuit that allows crossing with native frigates, iguanas and sea lions.
Do you want to know more about the Galapagos Islands? What better than to travel to this beautiful place in your future vacations? A catamaran cruise on the Galapagos Islands truly is a magical and incredible adventure.
Source of inspiration
One aspect why these tours are well known is because they are a source of inspiration and creativity. Many artists, writers and painters have said that traveling the archipelago has brought them new ideas. For both professionals and amateurs, catamaran cruises are a great opportunity for those who looking to connect with the muses.