Find all the pricing information and requirements to manage your trip to Galapagos Islands. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 11 people March 2018.
The Galapagos Islands, known throughout the world, are the product of constant volcanic eruptions that continue to happen today. Due to unique location they have developed species unique in the world, of a beauty and variety impossible to describe. This is why they are one of the favorite places for all nature and wildlife lovers.
In terms of climate in the Galapagos Islands two distinct seasons are presented. The rainy season runs from January to May, with average temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a dry season from June to December, with a maximum of 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar, which is important to know to avoid changing all the money we have available in Ecuador.
Where are the Galapagos Islands?
Know more: Pictures Cruise Nemo 2
The Galapagos Islands are in the Pacific Ocean to almost thousand kms of the coast of Ecuador, being its closest 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. Formally, its name is officially Galapagos Archipelago and its location in the map is between 89 ° and 92 ° of western length; and 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
Do not know what to do in the Galapagos Islands? Here is the solution! Scheduling with us a trip around the islands, you can spend several days visiting all the beauties that this incredible place has to offer. All-inclusive packages can be ordered online with 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.
Isabella Island: Even though is the largest island of all, it has a unique town corresponding to Villamil Port, a beautiful village in which there are numerous accommodations and whose atmosphere is notable for being rather more quiet than Ayora Port. Inside its main attractions stand out Punta Moreno, where live flamingos and many other types of birds, from where you have a beautiful view of Sierra Black, Blue Hill and the top of Fernandina Island. To discover other kinds of wildlife is a good idea to move to Urbina Bay, where there are iguanas, sea lions, cormorants, penguins and blue-footed boobies
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.
The definitive learning
The passengers of our luxury catamaran trips, especially the minors, have the possibility to participate in classes and meetings with the guidance of an expert guide. This person is trained to tell all the details related to volcanic formation and history of Galápagos.