We show you the best alternatives to travel to Galapagos Islands. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 7 people February 2018.
The Galapagos Islands are the ideal destination for family groups who want an experience they will always remember. It is not a vacation like any other, but a unique adventure in our catamarans that will give you the opportunity to know in detail the beautiful islands and islets of this wonderful place.
Although the islands are located in Ecuador, the temperature of the sea varies widely between 78 and 27 degrees Celsius depending on the time of year. Its time is determined by surface temperature and sea currents, which create microclimates that alter the particular habitats of the flora and fauna of each island. The islands in the same way face drastic climate changes and almost every month has its peculiarities.
The period from January to March is the months with the highest temperature and humidity, March being the warmest month of all. At this time plants abound, and the pleasant sea temperature is perfect for water sports. In the period from July to September there is less rain and the islands are less humid, but cooler, the sea temperature is quite low, but it is the ideal season to observe more oceanic life, since the animals have a preference for icy currents.
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Luxury Cruises in the Galapagos Islands
The term “catamaran” refers to two trunks connected by a rope and is currently used to refer to a wide variety of hull boats. In the Galapagos Islands, catamaran cruises are famous because of their stability, speed and elegant size. Having the privilege of touring the Galapagos Islands by catamaran is one that you cannot miss. The luxury cruises in Galapagos offer you multi-day tours in which you can enjoy a comfortable lodging with maximum security. All catamaran cruises on the Galapagos Islands have comfortable rooms, restaurants serving national and international dishes, swimming pools, viewpoints and everything required to make your stay wonderful.
Here are some of the wonderful places you can visit on some of our Galapagos Island cruises. It is possible to book online and receive a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful places in the world. If you are looking for cruises for one or more people, GalapagosInformation.com is the best option.
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.
Isabella Island: Even though is the largest island of all, it has a unique town corresponding to Villamil Port, a beautiful village in which there are numerous accommodations and whose atmosphere is notable for being rather more quiet than Ayora Port. Inside its main attractions stand out Punta Moreno, where live flamingos and many other types of birds, from where you have a beautiful view of Sierra Black, Blue Hill and the top of Fernandina Island. To discover other kinds of wildlife is a good idea to move to Urbina Bay, where there are iguanas, sea lions, cormorants, penguins and blue-footed boobies.
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.
Paradise on Earth
In our all-inclusive trips it is possible to see and approach the habitat of species that have evolved for hundreds of years, with an unimaginable and totally still virgin richness.