Is it worth visiting the Galapagos Islands? Know the list of tour packages with better valuation. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 11 people September 2018
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Although the islands are located in Ecuador, the temperature of the ocean surface is not constant, between 6 and 28 degrees during the year. The climate is very determined by the temperature of the surface and the underwater currents, which generates microclimates that alter the particular habitats of each island.
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The islands also suffer from climate changes and each season maintains certain characteristics. The period of time from January to March is the months with the highest temperature and humidity, with March being the hottest month of the year. During this season the plants abound, and the temperature of the ocean is perfect for marine sports. In the period from July to September we observe less rain and the islands are drier, but cooler, the temperature of the ocean decreases considerably, but it is the ideal season to see ocean life, since animals prefer cold waters.
All Inclusive Cruises in the Galapagos Islands
The word “catamaran” means two trunks linked by a rope and is currently used to refer to a wide variety of types of hull craft. In the Galapagos Islands, catamaran trips are very popular due to their stability, speed and size for several people. Having the great privilege of getting to know the Galapagos Islands by catamaran is a unique opportunity. The luxury cruises in Galápagos offer you tour packages in which it is possible to enjoy a comfortable stay with maximum security. All the luxury cruises in Galapagos have comfortable cabins, restaurants where exquisite national and international dishes are served, pools, viewpoints and everything required to make your stay on board a wonderful one.
If you need a brief summary of what you can find while touring the beautiful Galapagos Islands on an all-inclusive cruise, we point out some of the tourist interest sectors that you can travel. In case of doubts about the trip and the days of duration, do not hesitate to contact us.
Espanola Island: With 300 million years corresponds to the oldest island famous for its number of birds, among which are the funny blue-footed boobies, birds known for their mating rituals, where the male exhibits his blue feet to the female. One of its most interesting sites is Punta Suarez, an area of abyss in where we can see species that not is presented in the rest of the archipelago, as marine iguanas turquoise with red, mockingbirds, lava lizards and colonies of up to 15.000 albatross
Santiago Island: Natural oasis 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.
Natural Lookout “La Escalera” in Bartolome Island: A natural spectacle located at the top of a hill, at more than 100 meters of altitude, from where are one of the most popular postcards of the islands, composed by a narrow strip of sand separates by the ocean into two bays, with the coast of neighboring Santiago Island as background and a stone strut at one of its ends. After enjoying the views, it is possible to go down to the beautiful beaches, where it is possible to do surface diving and snorkeling. The two most important species of Bartolome are the sea turtles, which choose this place to spawn and the Galapagos penguins.
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Tourists, especially minors, have the possibility of participating in classes and meetings with the company of a specialist guide. This person is trained to tell all the details that have to do with the geology of Galápagos.