Discover the best options to travel by cruise to Galapagos Islands. Tour Packages to the Galapagos Islands November 2017.
Declared a World Heritage Site, the group of islands and islets is almost completely a National Park, totaling a set of thirteen islands and more than one hundred islets and rocky outcrops. Tens of thousands of people come every season to watch a natural spectacle without equal in the world, since many animal and plant species of the Galapagos Islands do not live anywhere else, so you must travel to this place to see them. Undoubtedly, it is a powerful experience that not only changes life, but also the beauty of nature at its best.
Considered to be one of the last biodiversity refuges, the island is home to a variety of natural gems, unique shows including turtle nesting on the white sand beaches of Tortuga Bay, blue-legged birds, turtle colonies giants of the Island of San Cristobal or the landscapes of the North Seymour Islet.
Here are some of the must-see places we can visit on some of our Galapagos Islands cruises. 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 families, couples or individual trips, GalapagosInformation.com is the best choice.
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.
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Sullivan Bay on Santiago Island: Sullivan Bay, home to one of the archipelago most unknown with natural habitats, with incredible lava fields in a wavy form, very similar to a mars landscape. A route of little more than a mile and a half, it allows to pass through the most relevant places of interest of the Bay, being within reach us impressive mineral samples, among them are molds of trees, before being calcined by the old volcanic eruptions of the site.
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.
Sports and adventures
No one can resist the opportunity to engage in marine sports, such as kayaking or deep-sea diving, among this natural environment and delightful waters on unique beaches in the world.