Everything you need to keep in mind before you take Tours to the Galapagos Islands June 2017, on this page you can find everything that you have to keep in mind before making the decision.
Landscapes of great beauty, a biodiversity that does not leave indifferent and volcanic rocks that speak of a history of almost five million years, are three unique characteristics that fall in love with those who travel to the Galapagos Islands, a place still untamed where there are almost 2,000 unique species, including the famous land iguanas and the Galapagos sea lions.
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean to a thousand kilometers of the east coast of Ecuador, being the closest continental 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 archipelago of Columbus and its location is between 89 ° and 92 ° east longitude; and 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
Do you want to know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Do not worry! Booking a trip around the islands, you can spend up to two weeks touring all the natural beauties that this magical place has to offer. All inclusive trips can be requested online with 30 days or more in advance, with the online payment option.
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.
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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.
The Galapagos Islands are an ideal destination for families looking for a trip that they will remember forever. It is not a vacation like many others, but a wonderful adventure in our catamarans that will give you the opportunity to know the beautiful islands and islets of this wonderful place.
Santa Fe Island: Uninhabited island by the man, known for beaches of calm waters in the Barrington Bay, where you can walk in both arenas where sea lions abound like diving snorkeling surface. If you like animals, you can see giant land iguanas, unique animals of this island, which reach up to a meter in length.
Do you want to know everything about the Galapagos Islands? What better way than traveling to this beautiful place on your future vacations? A cruise on the Galapagos Islands truly is a magical and unforgettable experience.
We have the main itineraries
GalapagosInformation.com offers two routes to spend 8 days and 7 nights strolling in the most striking places of the archipelago. Both options allow tourists to enjoy views of the sea and the flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands. The lists of activities carried out are strictly established by the Galapagos National Park, and no modifications are possible.