The best places to visit and get to know the beautiful Galapagos Islands at the best prices. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 10 people February 2018.
Do you want to enjoy the most incredible vacations of your life on a magical trip to the Galapagos Islands? Travel on a Catamaran to tour this extraordinary place, with incomparable landscapes and lots of places to visit. It will be a magical life experience that you will never forget.
Oceanic and jungle landscapes, a diversity of species that surprises and formations of volcanic origin that are witness a story of five million years, are three unique characteristics that captivate those who make trips to the Galapagos Islands, a sector still virgin where there are almost two thousand unique species, among them the famous giant terrestrial tortoises and the Galapagos penguin.
How to get to the Galapagos Islands
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Galapagos has 2 airports. If you want to travel to San Cristobal, you will have the option of being able to surf and dive. In addition to this you can tour sectors such as Tongo Reef, El Cañón, La Lobería, Punta Carola and Punta Pitt, Roca Ballena, among others. If your destination is Baltra you will find yourself near the Island of Santa Cruz and you will have the possibility of touring the mating centers of the giant tortoises, the Galapagos National Park and the well-known Charles Darwin station. In addition you will get to know Tortuga Bay which is the largest and most renowned white coral sand beach in the Galapagos.
Here are some of the magical tourist attractions that you can visit in some of our trips around the Galapagos Island. You can book online and get a discount if you pay in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for cruises for one or more people, GalapagosInformation.com is the best choice.
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.
Sullivan Bay on Santiago Island: Sullivan Bay, site of one of the most beautiful habitats of the archipelago, with impressive lava spaces solidified in waves, like a landscape of mars. A journey of about a mile and a half, allows tourists to know the most relevant areas of interest of the Bay, appreciating interesting mineral samples, among which there are figures of trees, before being calcined by the eruptions of the island .
Punta Espinoza on Fernandina Island: Punta Espinoza is a fine lava and sand ledge that connects the Fernandina volcano with the sea, famous for its marine iguana population, whose high number sometimes makes it difficult to walk between them. They share the space with iguanas, penguins, sea lions, crabs and the non-flying cormorant, a species that can only be seen in Fernandina and Isabela, well known for being the only cormorant that has lost the ability to fly. The surrounding environment is made up of lava fields of the volcano, one of the most active in the world.
Black Turtle Cove: The Black Turtle Cove is a mangrove estuary on the north coast of Santa Cruz Island. It maintains very strict regulations to protect its flora and fauna. The tourists are allowed to reach to the cave aboard of small boats, but without starting the engine. Many rays, turtles, penguins, and other wild animals live in this area, so that not a few groups of academics transiting the area, either to analyze the formations of volcanic origin, as the important existing fauna.
Sports for all tastes
Very few people can resist the opportunity to do water sports, such as windsurfing or snorkeling, enjoying this natural environment and enjoying warm waters on beaches with turtles and sea lions.