Is it worth getting to know the Galapagos Islands? Check the list of existing tour packages. Study tour to the Galapagos Islands September 2018.
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Although the islands are located in Ecuador, the sea temperature varies greatly, between 7 and 28 degrees Celsius depending on the time of year. The climate is very determined by the temperature of ocean currents, which creates microclimates that influence the particular habitats of each island. The islands likewise suffer climate changes and almost every season has its own characteristics.
The period from January to March are the hottest and rainiest months, with March being the hottest month of all. In the wet season the plants abound, and the pleasant temperature of the sea is perfect for diving. From July to September we observe less rain and the islands are less humid, but cooler, the temperature of the water is greatly reduced, but it is the ideal season to see more oceanic fauna, since the animals have preference for the waters frosts
Want to know more? Flora of the Galapagos Islands
How can you get to the Galapagos Islands?
From Quito and Guayaquil there is an offer of flights every week 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 wonderful places you can go on some of our catamaran trips on the Galapagos Island. You can make your reservation 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 one or more people, this is the best choice.
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 (Italy) in where it´s said that was the birthplace of Columbus. It is the ideal location for the ornithologists by the abundant presence of birds, highlighting some as seagulls of tail separated or lava seagulls, 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. We can find two areas of visit which is can access through a fissure that exists to the feet of the volcano doing this walk an unparalleled adventure. The island has shaped of horseshoe. Millions of years ago were a huge volcano whose southern wall collapsed, forming the Great Darwin Bay, where currently some birds have their nests. In the center of the Genovesa Island is the Arcturus Lake, of salt water, where resides the marine iguana smaller of the archipelago. In the same way, it is possible to see marine iguanas, fur seals and a huge forest of Palo Santo. At Darwin Bay, It is possible to dive along the inner to the outer wall. Another possibility is from the outer side of the volcano through the channel in the boiler. Genovesa is home of a great number of oceanic birds, both for breeding and nesting, including large frigates, blue-footed boobies, seagulls of frac, tropical birds, finches of Darwin and petrels.
La Lobería on San Cristobal: One of the most visited places in the Galapagos is this beautiful beach of coral sand and crystalline waters, named after the large number of sea lions that can be seen every day, lying between the rocks or plunging into the sea. In addition to sea lions, turtles and sea iguanas are frequent on the beach, as well as several species of birds, such as the Maria canary, frigates and various kinds of finches. It is also possible to snorkel and if you have good fortune to swim with a sea lion.
North Seymour Islet: Covered with low vegetation and dense, is notable for its almost immaculate state of nature, something that is more difficult to find in larger islands. The tour is conducted based on a trail of 2 km in length that crosses it from end to end, route that allows crossing with frigates, land iguanas and sea lions.
The paradise of lovers of healthy life
Nobody can resist the temptation to practice marine sports, such as kayaking or snorkeling, enjoying this natural environment with delicious waters in unique beaches in the world.