Panoramas to visit and tour in the extraordinary Galapagos Islands, at the best price. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 6 people March 2018.
Known as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the group of islands is almost completely a National Park, totaling thirteen islands of volcanic origin and more than a hundred islets. Tens of thousands of travelers come every year to enjoy a natural spectacle without equal, because many species of flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands are nowhere to be found, so you should travel here to see them. Without doubt, it is a powerful experience that not only changes life, to discover the beauty of nature that has not been touched by man.
In terms of climate in the Galapagos Islands there are two distinct seasons. The rainy season runs from January to May, with average temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a rainy season from June to December, with a maximum of 19 °. The official currency is the US dollar, which is important to remember not to change all the money we have available at the airport.
How can I travel to the Galapagos Islands?
From Guayaquil and Quito there are flights every week that travel to the Galapagos Islands, arriving at the airports of the archipelago: Seymour Airport in Baltra Island and San Cristóbal Airport located in the island of the same name.
If you are looking for a small summary of what you may be surprised to visit the beautiful Galapagos Islands on an all-inclusive cruise, we show you several of the attractions that you can tour. If you have doubts about the conditions of the trip and the days, do not hesitate to 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.
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 .
Rabida Island: Island very famous for its beaches of reddish tones, where you can snorkel between sea lions, stingrays and dolphins. Although the colors of the sand is attractive more important, you can also visit the interior of the island, reaching the volcanic peak, spectacular viewpoint of natural origin that allows views of the peaks of other volcanoes.
Daphne Major: The Daphne Islands (Daphne Major and Minor) are two small islands of volcanic origin in the Galapagos Islands archipelago. The largest has an area of 0.39 km². Daphne Mayor is located at the north of Santa Cruz. It is formed by a crater of lava, has no trees and very little vegetation and the edge is 120 meters above sea level. There are many breeding birds that go to raise their chicks in the environment near to the crater. Although easily accessible to visitors, the Park Service does not allow many visits to this island and are mostly dedicated to scientific research.
Sports and adventures
Very few people can resist the opportunity to engage in sports, such as surfing or deep-sea diving, in the midst of this natural environment and enjoying the waters of white sandy beaches.