Is it worth knowing the Galapagos Islands? Get to know the list of tourist packages on the market. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 14 people June 2018
Discover the most incredible deals on cruises to the Galapagos Islands, for groups, couples or single travelers. You will be able to walk through the most emblematic places of the archipelago with the company of guides with great experience.
Although the islands are located on the equator, the temperature of the ocean varies greatly, between 7 and 28 degrees Celsius during the year. Its time is very influenced by the temperature of the ocean currents, which generates microclimates that have influence in the particular environments of each island. The islands also undergo climatic changes and each season has its own peculiarities.
The periods from January to March are the months with the highest temperature and humidity, March being the warmest month of the year. At this time there are lots of plants, and the ocean temperature is perfect for marine sports. In the period from July to September we observe less rain and the islands are less humid, but cooler, the sea temperature drops to a great extent, but it is the perfect season to observe more oceanic life, since the animals have preference for the currents frost.
Getting to Galapagos
Galapagos has 2 airports. If you want to know San Cristobal, you will have the option of being able to snorkel and dive in low depth. In addition to this you can tour through corners such as Tongo Reef, 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 to visit the centers of procreation of the giant tortoises, the Galapagos Park and the well-known station Charles Darwin. You can also visit Bahía Tortuga which is the renowned white sand beach in the Galapagos.
These are some of the incredible tourist attractions that you can know in some of our trips by cruise on the Galapagos Islands. 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 cruise trips for groups or single travelers, this is the best option.
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.
Santiago Island: Oasis natural 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.
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.
Mosquera Islet: The Mosquera Islet, also known as Mosquera Island that is located between the Seymour and Baltra islands. Its relief is smooth, has several white sand beaches, where you can do many sports. Has a long maximum of 620 meters per 130 meters of width, and area of 0.46 km2. Physically is a rock reef product of a survey. This small island has one of the largest colonies of sea lions. In the same way is possible to see several species of birds from the coast. From its coast they have been reported occasionally Orcas (Orcinus orca) attacking sea lions. You can get to the Mosquera Islet Mosquera through a beach landing. This can be difficult with low tie or when there are strong waves what usually pass between the months of December and March.
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