Amazing Galapagos Trips
Galapagos Trips are a great way to spend a vacation if you are a nature or animal lover.
The Galapagos are an archipelago of volcanic islands that straddle the equator.
This cluster consists of fifteen main islands with land areas larger than one kilometer.
A Galapagos trip takes significant travel time to get to, but is worth the effort.
The pictures shown on these Galapagos pages are from a trip I took with a friend to the Galapagos Islands.
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Inexpensive Vacation Ideas for the Galapagos Islands
• Anytime is a good time to travel to the Galapagos! The Galapagos Islands lie directly on the Equator. The temperatures range from the high 60s to the mid 80s degrees F throughout the year.
Some times of the year are rainier than other. Each time of the year has its benefits and drawbacks. However, the wildlife is amazing whenever you choose to go. I went with a friend in April and we had a blast!
• Consider taking a
Galapagos Island Cruise.
Galapagos Island Tours.
Tours get group discounts and these can be passed on to you.
• Research the best hotel and airline rates on line. See: Book Travel Online.
• Book early to get great rates.
• Purchase a good Galapagos book with expert advice on the Galapagos Islands, opinions of what's worth your time and what's not, off-the-beaten-path experiences and more.
The few dollars you spend will be returned many times over. Whenever I travel to a new place I make sure and get one or two guides.
Consider Frommer’s Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Frommer’s puts out excellent guides.
Ideas for Galapagos Trips
Taking a Galapagos Vacation is incredible. You will experience one of the most amazing, and pristine protected environments on the planet.
To say the Galapagos Islands are breathtaking would be an understatement. The islands are volcanic, primitive and stunning. The wildlife is abundant, exotic and beautiful.
Frigate Bird Puffing its Chest
Galapagos Islands Cruise
You will see amazing wildlife on a Galapagos Islands Cruise. There are the marine Iguanas, the Galapagos Giant Tortoise, Blue Footed Boobie Birds, Frigate Birds, Finches, Sally Lightfoot Crabs and more.
Galapagos Island Tours
On Galapagos Islands Tours you will see amazing animals such as the Giant Galapagos Tortoises, Blue Footed Boobies, Frigate Birds, Finches and more. The people are kind and gentle and make you feel right at home.
Galapagos Islands Tortoise
Galapagos Diving is a blast! There are hammerhead sharks, sea lions, white tip reef sharks, sea turtles, moray eels, parrot fish and more.
Galapagos Islands Pictures
These Galapagos Islands Pictures show one of the most incredible and wild places on the planet. Galapagos Islands Vacations are big draws for people who love wildlife.
Sea Turtle Galapagos
Galapagos Islands Ecuador
The Galapagos Islands are located about 600 miles west of Ecuador South America in the Pacific Ocean. The islands are volcanic and beautiful. They are geologically young and have many endemic species.
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