Live a great life experience by visiting the Galapagos Islands in the best All Inclusive packages. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 2 people January 2018.
Known as World Heritage, the group of islands and islets is almost completely a National Park, totaling thirteen islands of volcanic origin and more than a hundred islets and rocky outcrops. Tens of thousands of travelers arrive every season to enjoy a natural spectacle that has no equal throughout the world, since a large number of species of the Galapagos Islands are nowhere else, so it is necessary to travel to this place to be able to see them live. By the way, it is a shocking experience that many people change their lives, discovering the real beauty of nature at its best.
Broadly speaking it is possible to speak of two seasons. The first station that goes from December to June is known as the Warm Station. And the second climatic season that goes from June to November that is known as the Dry Station.
The best time to visit Galapagos is the months of transition. However any month is valid for touring the islands, there is no time when the climate of the archipelago is unbearable or you do not find the flora and fauna peculiar to your visit. When there are two distinct climatic seasons, those that mark the beginning or the end of mating for most species, there are some months in which both phases can be seen at the same time. There is a transition between the hot season and the dry season (April to June), and then a transition between the dry season and the hot season (November to January).
Location of the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean to 960 kilometers of the east coast of Ecuador, being the closest continental 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 is between 89 ° and 92 ° of western length; And 1 ° 40 ‘north latitude and 1 ° 30’ south latitude.
These are several of the wonderful tourist attractions that can be traversed in some of our cruises by the Galapagos Islands. You can make your reservation online and get a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for cruises for one or more people, this is the best 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.
Leon Dormido 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.
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.
Dragon Hill: It has its name because to for a long time, was one of the few places in the Santa Cruz Island where were land iguanas in healthy state. This place was part of varied efforts to maintain the colonies of iguanas, in order to ensure their reproduction. At present there are no dogs in Dragon Hill, although the Galapagos National Park carries out a lot of controls of other animals that can be dangerous. In the beautiful lagoons present in this site, there is shrimp (Artemia salina), the same as the food of the flamingos. At certain times of the year there is more abundance and therefore the quantity of these birds is larger. In times with many precipitations the water becomes too sweet and therefore the population of crustaceans is smaller, which has consequences on the amount of flamingos. Dragon Hill has been open to the general public since 1993. The beach has rocky formations. At high tide it is an excellent sector to do surface diving.
In our catamarans there is the possibility of seeing and approaching the habitat of animals that have been hidden for hundreds of years, with an unimaginable and practically immaculate variety.