Give yourself the opportunity to enjoy a great experience by visiting the Galapagos Islands on the main luxury boats. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 16 people June 2018
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Although the islands are located on the equator, the temperature of the sea varies greatly, between 7 and 28 degrees during the year. Its weather is strongly influenced by surface temperature and underwater currents, which create microclimates that, modify the particular environments of the flora and fauna of each island.
The islands also have drastic climate changes and each season maintains certain peculiarities. The time spans from January to March are the months with the highest temperature and humidity, March being the warmest month of all.
At this time plants abound, and the water temperature is ideal for marine sports. In the period from July to September there is less rain and the islands are drier, but cooler, the temperature of the water decreases a lot, but it is the perfect season to see more aquatic life, since the animals prefer the icy waters.
Tour the Galapagos Islands
Galapagos has 2 airports. If you want to visit San Cristóbal, there is the possibility of snorkeling and diving. In addition to this you can visit places like Tongo Reef, El Cañón, 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 can tour the breeding centers of the giant tortoises, the Galapagos Park and the famous station Charles Darwin. In addition you will get to know Tortuga Bay which is the largest and most famous white sandy beach in all the islands.
If you want a summary of what you can find when visiting the Galapagos Islands on a catamaran cruise, we present several of the tourist points that can be visited. If you have doubts about the terms of payment and the days, please contact us.
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.
Sleeping Lion 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.
Punta Espinoza on Fernandina Island: Punta Espinoza is a fine lava and sand ledge that connects the Fernandina volcano with the sea, famous for its marine iguana population, whose high number sometimes makes it difficult to walk between them. They share the space with iguanas, penguins, sea lions, crabs and the non-flying cormorant, a species that can only be seen in Fernandina and Isabela, well known for being the only cormorant that has lost the ability to fly. The surrounding environment is made up of lava fields of the volcano, one of the most active in the world.
Paradise for lovers of healthy living
Few people can resist the temptation to practice marine sports, such as windsurfing or snorkeling, enjoying this natural environment and warm waters on white sand beaches.