Is it worth going to the Galapagos Islands? Know the detail of the most valued tourist plans. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 1 person June 2018
The Galapagos Islands, known worldwide, are the result of constant volcanic eruptions that continue to happen even today. Due to particular location they have developed unique animal and plant species in the world, of a beauty and variety very difficult to believe. For this reason they are one of the favorite destinations of travelers who love wild species.
Undoubtedly one of the largest biodiversity refuges, the island is surrounded by a variety of natural gems, among which the sea turtle spawning on the beaches, the blue footed boobies of the Espanola island, the colonies giant tortoises of San Cristobal or the immaculate spots of North Seymour.
How can I travel to the Galapagos Islands?
Seymour Airport is the one that receives most of the flights, having a position more in the middle of the archipelago compared to the other airport. From the place, it is possible to access to free transports that take people to the small port, where you can navigate to Puerto Ayora, where the majority of the hotels are. On the other hand, from San Cristobal Airport, you can take taxis (the distance is short) to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, where the vast majority of hotels are located.
Are you looking for panoramas in the Galapagos Islands? Do not worry! Hiring with GalapagosInformation.com a walk around the islands, you can spend several days knowing all the beauties that this incredible place has to offer. All inclusive trips can be booked online up to one month in advance, with the possibility of online payment.
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.
La Lobería on San Cristobal: One of the most visited places in the Galapagos is this beautiful beach of coral sand and crystalline waters, named after the large number of sea lions that can be seen every day, lying between the rocks or plunging into the sea. In addition to sea lions, turtles and sea iguanas are frequent on the beach, as well as several species of birds, such as the Maria canary, frigates and various kinds of finches. It is also possible to snorkel and if you have good fortune to swim with a sea lion.
North Seymour Islet: Covered with low vegetation and dense, is notable for its almost immaculate state of nature, something that is more difficult to find in larger islands. The tour is conducted based on a trail of 2 km in length that crosses it from end to end, route that allows crossing with frigates, land iguanas and sea lions.
Chinese Hat: Chinese Hat is a small island close to the southeast of the Santiago Island and whose extension is less than a 0.25 km2. It’s a recent volcanic cone. The traditional form of the Chinese hat can be seen clearly from the north side. In front of Chinese hat, on the rocky edge near to Santiago, you can see easily the galapagos penguins. A short 400m long trail passes through the cove, and steps from a colony of sea lions and iguanas that covering the horizon. The volcanic scenery is very interesting, and it is possible to practice snorkel.
Travelers of our luxury catamaran trips, especially children, have the opportunity to take part in classes and approaches with the guidance of an expert guide. This person is fully trained to inform us of all the data related to volcanic formation of the islands.