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Stylish Vacations to the Galapagos Islands
The plants, animals, and topography of the Galapagos are original on this planet, and visiting them are on many people’s budget list. Learn about it here.
Visits to the Galapagos are built to order. Your travels don’t have to be cookie cutter, and a good tour guide can tailor your vacation.
Below are a list of possible plans for your voyage.
There are plenty of ways to see the Galapagos by water. There are different types of boats to picks, from 12-berth yachts to 100 passenger small cruise ships. You can stay on these overnight, giving you optimal time to visit the far reaches of the islands. Don’t miss out on Upmarket Galapagos tours.
The Galapagos depends on environmental protection.Vacationing in style in the Gal?pagos doesn’t mean that you will harm the environment.
The cruise ships are equipped to treat the sewage it generates, rather than dumping the excrement into the water.
The Smart Voyager sustainable tourism programme certifies boats in the Galapagos whose staff have been able to reduce carbon emissions for the vessels. It’s a great feeling knowing that you are on a vacation that doesn’t wreck the environment.
The Galapagos are mainly a destination for watching wildlife. This is an ideal luxury vacation as most site seeing can happen without you leaving the splendor of your yacht. For two weeks, you can be at home experiencing your custom-made yacht trip while seeing the various locations on the islands.
On the island of Santa Cruz exists Black Turtle Cove. Visitors can see a host of wildlife here including, rays, pelicans, and sea turtles. The shores are lined with mangroves, home to even more animals in the cove.
For an even more dramatic landscape, visit Fernandina Island. Some plants and animals do not appear on the island because of its active volcano. The marine iguana and flightless cormorant are among the animals that do live on Fernandina Island. You can also go whale watching when your boat reaches the Bolivar Channel.
While visiting Floreana Island during the rainy season, you can find flamingoes and green sea turtles. The island has a sunken volcano called Devil’s Crown and there you’ll find coral.
The Gal?pagos islands are unique in their own right. Genovesa island meets that discription. Bird species thrive on this island because few reptiles live there. Frigatebirds, petrels, swallow-tailed gulls and red-footed boobies are among the many birds you can find on Genovesa.
On North Seymour Island expect a number of cliffs and low-lying plants along the shoreline, which is a great opportunity to find trails that lead to lagoons with flamingoes and finches.
You’ll find tropical birds and the blue-footed boobie on South Plaza Island amid the maze of cactus and succulents there.
For more information, check out Galapagos Travel Advisor.