Here everything you want to know to plan the most incredible trip you can imagine: Luxury Galapagos. Tourism to the Galapagos Islands October 2017.
GalapagosInformation is the largest variety of trips to the Galapagos Islands, one of the most well-known nature sanctuaries in the world, and established as a World Heritage Site. You can book your tickets right now to start enjoying the best scenery on our exclusive catamarans.
Although the islands are located on the equator, the temperature of the ocean varies widely between 6 and 28 degrees Celsius depending on the season. The weather is influenced by surface temperature and sea currents, which create microclimates that, modify the particular environments of the flora and fauna of each island. The islands in the same way have climatic changes and almost every season has its characteristics. The period of time that goes from January to March are the months with higher temperature and humidity, being March the hottest month of the year. During this season the plants abound, and the ocean temperature is perfect for water sports. In the period from July to September we observe less rain and the islands are drier, but cooler, the temperature of the ocean decreases quite, being the ideal season to witness the oceanic life, since the animals have preference for the icy currents.
Do you want to know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Do not worry! Scheduling a tour of the islands, you can spend between five and fourteen days visiting all the beauties that this incredible place of Ecuador has to offer. All inclusive trips can be requested online with 30 days or more in advance, with the online payment option.
Santa Cruz Island: Thanks to its location in the center and its proximity to the Baltra airport, is one of best known Galapagos tourist places, housing the city with the largest population of all, from where they leave the most of the boats visiting other islands and islets. One of its biggest tourist attractions is The Station Scientific Darwin, a center of scientific research open to the visitors, where is possible observe terrestrial lizards and turtles of big magnitude. Another site that highlights in Santa Cruz Island corresponds to Turtle Bay, paradise white sands beach and crystal clear waters, to the coasts arrived hundreds of turtles to lay their eggs.
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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.
Mosquera Islet: The Mosquera Islet, also known as Mosquera Island that is located between the Seymour and Baltra islands. Its relief is smooth, has several white sand beaches, where you can do many sports. Has a long maximum of 620 meters per 130 meters of width, and area of 0.46 km2. Physically is a rock reef product of a survey. This small island has one of the largest colonies of sea lions. In the same way is possible to see several species of birds from the coast. From its coast they have been reported occasionally Orcas (Orcinus orca) attacking sea lions. You can get to the Mosquera Islet Mosquera through a beach landing. This can be difficult with low tie or when there are strong waves what usually pass between the months of December and March.
An earthly paradise
In our cruising trips there is the possibility to see and walk through the habitat of animal species that have been hidden for centuries, with incredible wealth and practically still intact.