Galapagos Wildlife and Flora: luxury and landscapes combined in a magical blend. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 11 people June 2018
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Awe-inspiring landscapes, a surprising diversity and formations of volcanic origin that tell a story of five million years, are three unique characteristics that delight those who travel to the Galapagos Islands, a wild sector where there are 2,000 unique species, including the famous land iguanas and the Galapagos sea lion.
How can you get to the Galapagos Islands?
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Seymour Airport is the one that receives the majority of the flights, having a position a little more centric in the archipelago compared to the other airport. From the place, you can access to free transports that take the travelers to the small port, where there is the possibility to embark to Puerto Ayora, where most of the accommodations are located. On the other hand, from San Cristobal Airport, you can take taxis (the distance is not too much) to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, where most of the accommodation is concentrated.
These are several of the must-see tourist attractions that you can meet on some of our Galapagos Islands cruises. You can make your reservation online and get a discount if you buy 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 of all alternatives.
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.
Leon Dormido on San Cristobal Island: A place also called Kicker Rock; correspond to two huge rock formations of lava, which rise for more than 100 meters over the ocean, which can be from the ocean from Puerto Baquerizo. Its curious name comes from similarity to a sleeping sea lion, to see them from a distance. This place is one of the most famous tourist areas of Galapagos for snorkeling and diving, being possible to swim with stingrays, sharks, sea lions and fishes. Its sharp rocks also make of the habitat of enormous colonies of birds, coexisting varieties like blue-footed boobies, frigate birds and pelicans.
Fernandina Island: The Island most recent of the group of islands, where is one of the largest active volcanoes in the world, from various types of lava that can be seen. His only place to visit constitutes Punta Espinoza, a strip of lava and sand that extends from the volcano itself to the sea, on whose coasts are the largest groups of marine iguanas of the archipelago, along with birds, penguins and sea lions.
Daphne Mayor: The Daphne Islands (Daphne Major and Minor) are two small islands of volcanic origin in the Galapagos Islands archipelago. The largest has an area of 0.39 km². Daphne Mayor is located at the north of Santa Cruz. It is formed by a crater of lava, has no trees and very little vegetation and the edge is 120 meters above sea level. There are many breeding birds that go to raise their chicks in the environment near to the crater. Although easily accessible to visitors, the Park Service does not allow many visits to this island and are mostly dedicated to scientific research.
Paradise on Earth
In our cruise trips you can observe and enter the habitat of animals that have been hidden for hundreds of years, with incredible wealth and, thankfully, still unspoiled.