Do not delay for longer your wishes to take a Cruise to the Galapagos Islands from Malta, here is available everything that is good to keep in mind when making your reservation.
Oceanic and jungle landscapes, a surprising diversity of species and formations of volcanic origin that speak of a historical story of millions of years, are characteristics that love those who travel to the Galapagos Islands, a territory still untamed where almost 2,000 unique species, among them the famous terrestrial iguanas and the Galapagos dwarf heron.
Where are the Galapagos Islands?
They are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the western coasts of Ecuador, being the closest continental city Manta. The nearest island is 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 ° of western length; and 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
Do you want to know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Here is the solution! Booking a trip through the islands, you can spend between five and fourteen days visiting all the beauties that this magical place has to offer. All inclusive packages can be booked online 30 days or more in advance, with the online payment option.
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.
The Galapagos Islands are a perfect destination for family groups who long for an experience they will remember forever. It is not just another vacation, but wonderful days in one of our catamarans that will allow you to know the beautiful islands and corners of this place.
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Santiago Island: Oasis natural uninhabited by humans, characterized by its unique volcanic formations, beautiful beaches and diving sites where diving into a unique biodiversity.One of the major attractions is the Sullivan Bay, where there are amazing lava formations that have altered the surface with soft waves, a perfect place to see large colonies of marine iguanas and Red-legged crabs. Among its beaches attract attention such Espumilla Beach, which has a spectacular landscape of forests of lignum and sea turtles that come to spawn in its coasts; as Puerto Egas, a beautiful beach with black volcanic sand, where as in Sullivan Bay is easy to observe a significant number of sea iguanas. Cousin’s Rock ends to increase the attractive of the island Santiago, undoubtedly one of the most important places of diving in the world, is a triangular rock that is to ten meters above the water, and in whose waters is possible to dive between dark coral, endemic seahorses, sea lions, sharks tip white, hammerheads, eagle rays and stingrays.
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.
Do not think any more: travel on a catamaran cruise in the Galapagos Islands and enjoy the most incredible natural attractions on the planet. Reserve and get ready to travel!
Ideal for learning
When booking one of our trips in the Galapagos Islands, tourists have the possibility to participate in a series of experiences and tours with an expert. This person is able to tell all the info related to geology to stories, and tell the story of this incredible place.