Charles Darwin Galapagos

Charles Darwin was born on February 12 of 1809 and died on April 19 of 1882, was an English naturalist who postulated that all living beings have evolved over time from common ancestors through a process called natural selection. The evolution was accepted as fact by the scientific community and much of the public life … Read more

San Cristobal Island

San Cristobal Island is the second easternmost island in the archipelago, also known as Chatham. It is the capital of the province of Galapagos, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, located southwest of the island. Here we find the administration offices and the best shipping port; as one of the two airports on the Galapagos Islands. San Cristobal … Read more

Galapagos

Galapagos Islands The Galapogos Islands are truly unique in the world. All islands of this archipelago are wonderful and mysterious. Galapagos is known for its numerous endemic species and the studies of Charles Darwin that led him to establish his theory of evolution. This extraordinary natural laboratory was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. … Read more

Galapagos Islands Temperature

If you wonder what is the best time of year to visit the Galapagos Islands, the answer is simple: Always!  The climate in the Galapagos is pleasant throughout the year. This region has two seasons: the hot season (December to June) and the dry season (July to November). Stations in Galapagos are determined by the … Read more

Map of Galapagos

Map of Galapagos Islands Galapagos are a group of islands that are located in the Pacific Ocean, 604 miles west of Ecuador. The archipelago consists of 13 large islands, 6 medium islands and more than two hundred islands. Map of Galapagos The Galapagos Islands were declared a Natural World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1978 … Read more

Where are the Galapagos Islands?

Galapagos Islands are situated in the Pacific Ocean, 605 miles off the west coast of de Ecuador -South America-, the country to wich they belong. This archipelago of 13 major islands and surrounding marine reserve are home to a huge number of aquatic species; the marine reserve is the second largest on the World Heritage List, … Read more

Luxury Galapagos Cruise

EQ Touring is proud to present Yacht La Pinta, the ultimate luxury cruise in the Galapagos Islands. The 63-meter (207-foot) luxury yacht accommodates 48 guests and it is the perfect choice for adventure traveleres seeking for comfort and a wildlife exploration. Luxury Galapagos Cruise A complete 8 days discovery cruise to the Galapagos Islands aboard … Read more

Santa Cruz Island Tour

Santa Cruz Island is located in the center of the Galapagos Islands. It has an extension of 986 km². This is the most populated island in Galapagos, the second most populated island is Isabela. After some studies experts determined that Santa Cruz Island is a big volcano that is sleeping. They also determined that 1,5 … Read more