Enjoy the Galapagos Islands in an all-inclusive luxury boat. Cruises to the Galapagos Islands for 8 people August 2018
Do you dream of having the best vacations on a cruise to the Galapagos Islands? Travel on a perfect cruise to explore this extraordinary place, with unique landscapes and many places to explore. No doubt it will be an indescribable adventure you can forget.
In climate terms in the Galapagos Islands there are two seasons. The rainy season is from January to May, with average temperatures between 23 ° and 27 °, and a dry season from June to December, with an average of 19 °. The official currency of the place is the US dollar (USD), which is important to not change all the money we have when arriving in Ecuador.
How can I get to the Galapagos Islands?
From Guayaquil and Quito there is an offer of regular flights that make trips to the Galapagos Islands, with arrival at the two airports of the archipelago: Seymour Airport and San Cristóbal Airport.
These are several of the must see places that you can visit in some of our trips around the Galapagos Island. You can book online and get a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places in the world. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for families, couples or individual trips, GalapagosInformation.com is the best of all alternatives.
Espanola Island: With 300 million years corresponds to the oldest island famous for its number of birds, among which are the funny blue-footed boobies, birds known for their mating rituals, where the male exhibits his blue feet to the female. One of its most interesting sites is Punta Suarez, an area of abyss in where we can see species that not is presented in the rest of the archipelago, as marine iguanas turquoise with red, mockingbirds, lava lizards and colonies of up to 15.000 albatross.
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.
Bartolome Island: One of the places of Galapagos that receives greater fascination thanks to its volcanic landscapes, rock formations that have tones red, orange, green and black. His two visitable sites correspond to “La Playa” and the “Escalera”, the first located between abysmal cliffs, allows you to immerse in the world below the shallow, making diving among penguins, turtles and others unique fishes in the world. The Escalera on the other hand, is the viewpoint of most amazing natural origin of the archipelago, on the top of an extinct crater, being possible to see an overview of the same island with his lava cones.
Chinese Hat: Chinese Hat is a small island close to the southeast of the Santiago Island and whose extension is less than a 0.25 km2. It’s a recent volcanic cone. The traditional form of the Chinese hat can be seen clearly from the north side. In front of Chinese hat, on the rocky edge near to Santiago, you can see easily the galapagos penguins. A short 400m long trail passes through the cove, and steps from a colony of sea lions and iguanas that covering the horizon. The volcanic scenery is very interesting, and it is possible to practice snorkel.
The paradise for lovers of the outdoors
Very few people can resist the opportunity to practice water sports, such as surfing or surface diving, in the midst of this natural environment and delicious waters on unique beaches in the world.