Tourists from across the globe are attracted to the striking beauty of the Galapagos islands. Located in the South American continent, this beautiful chain of volcanic islands can be found. Located around 976 km west of Ecuador, a bio diverse country in the South America, these islands are scattered around the equator in the great Pacific Ocean. Both land animals and marine creatures made these islands that are surrounded by the ocean as their habitat. It is exciting to know that these islands surrounded by the ocean can easily be navigated by means of cruise ships, and the rarely found living species in these islands can be easily seen by tourists.
The climate in the islands of Galapagos archipelago does not change that much whole year round, thus can be visited by tourists anytime to the year. Cruise ships are your best way in travelling from one island to the next. Your trip will be very comfortable in these ships that have all the luxuries, from air conditioned cabins to private bathrooms, well-stocked bars, restaurants and observation decks. When you board these ships, your accommodation, transport facilities and preferred tour itineraries are all taken care of.
Cruising in the Galapagos islands has become a must to do activity for tourists visiting Ecuador. Because of this new adventure, some tour companies are starting to offer cruise packages that would include attractions like island trip, food and lodging on board the ships, and activities like snorkeling, scuba diving and so on. With these tour packages, you will have the opportunity to explore in a great way the Galapagos attractions like the tortoise breeding center, the Charles Darwin Research Center, the Tortuga Bay and Gardner bays, the Galapagos National Park and many more. Tourists will have the once in a lifetime opportunity to have a close view of marine species, on the comfort of the observation deck of their ships, that these cruises in the oceanic islands offer.
Not only are these tour companies offer cruise ship packages, there are also other tour companies that you can consider taking their motor yachts, tourist class boats and catamarans, and so on.
Know that there are tour operators in Ecuador who can help you book your tour packages at affordable costs, if you are already planning your next vacation in the Galapagos islands. On top of these budget travelling, know that there are also tour companies who can offer you with itineraries that are customized to your time if you have a short holiday vacation.
To complete your island trip, you have to explore the parks available in the Galapagos islands, and considering that these islands are considered hot spot among travelers in South America, it is a good idea that you plan and book ahead with your chosen tour operator for your cruise ship and itineraries.