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Catamaran cruises to the Galapagos Islands. Do you want to reach one of the most beautiful places in the world? On our website are available all the options for one of the best trips of your life.
Although the islands are located on the equator, the temperature of the ocean is constant, between 7 and 28 degrees depending on the time of year. The weather is very determined by the temperature of the sea currents, which generates microclimates that alter the particular environments of the flora and fauna of each island. The islands also suffer drastic climate changes and each season maintains certain characteristics.
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The time spans from January to March are the months with the highest temperature and humidity, March being the warmest month of the year. In the humid season plants abound, and the water temperature is perfect for water sports. From July to September, there is less rain and the islands are less humid, but cooler, the sea temperature is quite reduced, but it is the ideal season to see the aquatic fauna, since the animals have a preference for cold waters.
Below we show you some of the must-see tourist attractions that can be visited in some of our trips around the Galapagos Islands. It is possible to book online and receive a discount if you pay in advance. Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places on the planet. If you are looking for catamaran cruises for families, couples or individual trips, this is the best option.
Floreana Island: It is located 60 kms to the east of the Espanola Island. Floreana is well known for its attractive history of pirates, whalers, and settlers. Here you can observe between December and May pink flamingos and nesting sea turtles. Also you can find a small population of galapagos penguins. Floreana also known as Santa Maria Island has approximately 150 habitants and is one of the four islands populated in Galapagos. His access port is Prieta Beach. In the inside of the island at the top, you can visit the Chakras of Ritter and, to the South, the Haven of Peace.
San Cristobal Island: Undoubtedly one of the most entertaining points of Galapagos, on whose coasts we can find some of the largest colonies of turtles of the archipelago. To the southeast of San Cristobal, is the Galapaguera of Cerro Colorado, a project of rescue resettlement of giant turtles that allows can be a few steps from these magnificent creatures during their first two years are cared in captivity. Moving to the northeast of this island, we find the Natural Galapaguera, place where you can see turtles in their own environment, on the beach where they nest or in the sand dunes where they spawn. An area of outstanding beauty is The Loberia, beach of coral sand where you can see many sea lions and marine iguanas, also birds like Canary Maria, and several species of finches surround the area. On its western coast is The Baquerizo Moreno port, the sector populated more important of San Cristobal and the second in the archipelago, where you can find a wide range of hotels and airport. His second attractive more visited is Gardner Bay, a beach recognized for its beauty, where lives a significant colony of sea lions sleeping peacefully in their arenas.
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.
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Travelers of our catamaran trips, in particular the smaller ones, have the opportunity to participate in experiences and approaches with the guidance of an expert guide. This person is fully qualified to let us know many of the details related to geology and history of the islands.