Plants and animals of the Galapagos Islands: luxury and nature mixed in a unique mix. Discounts and offers Galapagos Islands 2017.
The Galapagos Islands, known worldwide, are the product of countless volcanic eruptions. Due to unique location they have developed flora and unique faunas in the world, of a wealth and variety impossible to believe. For this reason they are one of the favorite places of travelers who love the wild species.
In general we can recognize two great seasons. From December to June it is known as the Warm Season. And the second climatic season that goes from June to November that is known as the Dry Season. The best time to visit the Galapagos Islands is the transition months. But any month of the year is good for reaching the islands, there is no month when the climate of Galapagos is unbearable or there is no interesting flora and fauna to observe. Having two extreme seasons, which indicate the beginning or the end of mating for the vast majority of species, there are some months in which the two phases can be witnessed at the same time. There is a transition between the hot season and the dry season, and later another change between the dry season and the hot season (November to January).
Here are some of the incredible tourist attractions that can be explored in some of our trips around the Galapagos Island. You can make your reservation online and receive a discount if you buy in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for cruises for groups or solo travelers, this is the best choice.
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Santa Cruz Island: Thanks to its location in the center and its proximity to the Baltra airport, is one of best known Galapagos tourist places, housing the city with the largest population of all, from where they leave the most of the boats visiting other islands and islets. One of its biggest tourist attractions is The Station Scientific Darwin, a center of scientific research open to the visitors, where is possible observe terrestrial lizards and turtles of big magnitude. Another site that highlights in Santa Cruz Island corresponds to Turtle Bay, paradise white sands beach and crystal clear waters, to the coasts arrived hundreds of turtles to lay their eggs.
Santiago Island: Oasis natural uninhabited by humans, characterized by its unique volcanic formations, beautiful beaches and diving sites where diving into a unique biodiversity.One of the major attractions is the Sullivan Bay, where there are amazing lava formations that have altered the surface with soft waves, a perfect place to see large colonies of marine iguanas and Red-legged crabs. Among its beaches attract attention such Espumilla Beach, which has a spectacular landscape of forests of lignum and sea turtles that come to spawn in its coasts; as Puerto Egas, a beautiful beach with black volcanic sand, where as in Sullivan Bay is easy to observe a significant number of sea iguanas. Cousin’s Rock ends to increase the attractive of the island Santiago, undoubtedly one of the most important places of diving in the world, is a triangular rock that is to ten meters above the water, and in whose waters is possible to dive between dark coral, endemic seahorses, sea lions, sharks tip white, hammerheads, eagle rays and stingrays.
The definitive learning
The tourists of our cruise trips, in particular the smaller ones, have the possibility to be part of classes and meetings with the guidance of a real expert. This person is full trained to tell all the details related to the geology of the islands.