Galapagos Islands: an unforgettable trip. See more about this unique place in the world. Tour Packages to the Galapagos Islands October 2017.
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Although the islands are located in Ecuador, the sea temperature varies greatly, between 78 and 28 degrees Celsius throughout the year. Weather is determined by the temperature of the sea currents, which creates microclimates that modify the particular environments of the flora and fauna of each island. The islands also have drastic changes in temperature and almost every season has certain peculiarities. The period from January to March are the hottest and wettest months, with March being the hottest month of the year. During this season there are lots of plants, and the pleasant water temperature is ideal for marine sports. In the period from July to September there are less rainfall and islands are less humid, but cooler, the temperature of the ocean is reduced considerably, being the perfect season to observe more aquatic life, since the animals prefer the cold currents.
If you are looking for a small summary of what you can find when visiting the famous Galapagos Islands in a luxury cruise, we point out some of the sectors of interest that can be traversed. If you have doubts about the conditions of payment and the days, do not hesitate to contact us.
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.
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.
Sullivan Bay: Is located to the southeast of the Santiago Island. Here you can see interesting lava formations, which called the attention of scholars and scientists around the world. Sullivan Bay enjoys a height of 114 meters above sea level, where you can observe marine and terrestrial birds, a colony of sea lions and iguanas. Several plants stand out of the rocks. At Sullivan Bay there is a road of a kilometer and a half long. In this peculiar island you can enjoy swimming and make snorkeling from the edge of the beach.
Travelers, particularly children, have the opportunity to take part in classes and meetings with the company of an expert guide. This person is able to tell many of the data that have to do with the geology of the islands.