Tour the Galapagos Islands on a five-star luxury catamaran. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 12 people September 2018
On our website you can find a wide variety of catamaran trips to the Galapagos Islands, one of the most important sanctuaries in the world, and declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You can buy your trip with us to start enjoying the best landscapes in our catamarans.
Although the islands are located on the equator, the ocean temperature varies enormously, between 78 and 28 degrees during the year. The weather is influenced by the temperature of the surface and the marine currents, which creates microclimates that vary the particular habitats of each island.
The islands also have drastic temperature changes and almost every month has its 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 water temperature is perfect for water sports.
Recommended reading: Flora of the Galapagos Islands
In the period from July to September there are less rainfalls and the islands are drier, but cooler, the temperature of the ocean drops a lot, but it is the ideal season to witness more aquatic fauna, since the animals prefer the frozen currents.
Arrive at the Galapagos Islands
Galapagos has 2 airports. If you want to visit San Cristóbal, you can surf and snorkel. In addition to this you can walk through places like the Tongo Reef, La Lobería, Punta Carola and Punta Pitt, Roca Ballena, among others. If you arrive in Baltra, you will be near Santa Cruz Island and you can visit the mating centers of the giant tortoises, the Galapagos Park and the Charles Darwin Station. You will also get to Tortuga Bay, which is the renowned white sand beach on all the islands.
Here are some of the magical places you can visit in some of our trips on the Galapagos Island. It is possible to make your reservation online and receive 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 catamaran cruises for groups or solo travelers, this is the best option.
Genovesa Island: Genovesa island is also known as the island Tower and is considered as the most striking island of the archipelago. Its name comes from the city of Genova in where according to few historians was the birthplace of Columbus. It is the ideal place for lovers of birds by the abundant presence of birds, highlighting some as seagulls of tail separated, which are the only gulls in the world who have nocturnal hunting habits. Genovesa Island is an extinct volcano, which has suffered several landslides due to its ancient activity. Have 2 areas to go to which is can access through a fissure that exists to the feet of the volcano… Makes thousands of years were a huge volcano, whose wall south is collapsed, forming the Great Bay of Darwin, place in where an abundant number of birds make their nests.
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 .
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.
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.
A fabulous learning experience
The travelers of our All Inclusive cruises, especially minors, have the possibility of being part of classes and approaches with the tutelage of a true expert. This person is fully trained to count many of the data that have to do with the geology of the islands.