Here everything you should know to plan the most spectacular trip you can imagine: Galapagos Islands All Inclusive. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 6 people February 2018.
The Galapagos Islands are a perfect destination for family groups who long to have an experience they will remember for a lifetime. It is not simply a holiday but a wonderful adventure aboard our catamarans that will allow you to know the beautiful islands and islets of this place.
There are two seasons in the Galapagos Islands. The rainy season is from January to May, with temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a rainless season from June to December, averaging 19 °. The official currency of the place is the US dollar, which is important not to change all the money that we have available at the airport.
Getting to Galapagos
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Galapagos has 2 airports. If you decide to visit San Cristobal, you can practice surfing and low-depth diving. In addition to this you can visit places like Tongo Reef, El Cañón, La Lobería, Punta Carola and Punta Pitt, Roca del Este, Roca Ballena, among others. If your destination is Baltra you will find yourself closer to the Island of Santa Cruz and you can visit the breeding centers of the giant tortoises, the Galapagos Park and the well-known Charles Darwin station. You can also visit Tortuga Bay which is the largest and most popular white coral sand beach in the Galapagos.
If you want a brief summary of what you can find when visiting the famous Galapagos Islands on a cruise for a week, we present several of the tourist attractions that you can visit. In case of doubts about the conditions of the trip and the days, do not hesitate to contact us.
Ranchos of Santa Cruz: Although it is known that in several islands of Galapagos you can see breeding sectors of giant tortoises, there is no more advisable alternative, than to appreciate them in freedom, something that puts at our disposal ranchos and haciendas in the high zones of the island of Santa Cruz. Some of these places are El Chato, Manzanillo and Primicias, with paths that respect the environment, where you can easily see these exotic animals in their natural environment. It is important to emphasize that, during the period from June to August; turtles tend to move to the lowland of the island to nest, diminishing the possibility of observing them.
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.
Black Turtle Cove: The Black Turtle Cove is a mangrove estuary on the north coast of Santa Cruz Island. It maintains very strict regulations to protect its flora and fauna. The tourists are allowed to reach to the cave aboard of small boats, but without starting the engine. Many rays, turtles, penguins, and other wild animals live in this area, so that not a few groups of academics transiting the area, either to analyze the formations of volcanic origin, as the important existing fauna.
Travelers, especially the smaller ones, have the possibility to be part of experiences and meetings with the company of a specialist guide. This person is able to inform us of all the details that have to do with the geology and history of the islands.