The Galapagos Islands – Adventure at Oceanic Islands

From cruising to scuba diving to wildlife watching, you will find a plethora of adventure activities in the Galapagos Islands. This wonderful chain of oceanic islands is situated off the western cost of Ecuador in South America. The islands and its surrounding Pacific Ocean form a national park and a marine reserve. As you make an adventure tours to the Galapagos, you must plan to explore the park and reserve or your island trip would remain incomplete.

The Galapagos archipelago is remarkable for innumerable varieties of land animals, birds and marine creatures. If you are a nature lover or wildlife lover, then you would definitely love to take number of trips to the Galapagos Islands. The real charm of this archipelago can be captured by cruising across the vast Pacific Ocean. As you sail down the sea, you will get the chance to discover the ultimate beauty of islands. The cruise ships are likely to move alongside the travel-friendly shorelines including Tortuga bay, Gardner bay, Conway bay, Playa Negra etc. If you want to take a relaxing walk alongside the beach, then consider halting at the beaches for a while. As you take a walk on the shoreline, you will have close glimpses of shorebirds like Whimbrels, Ruddy etc moving gently in search of food on the white sandy beach. Besides, enjoying relaxing walk, you can think about swimming at safe sites and receive the strokes of light sea waves.

The boat itinerary in the Galapagos Islands will further offer you the wild beauty of the Galapagos National Park. About 3% of the park area is scattered between the islands of Santa Cruz, San Cristobal, Floreana and Isabela. While cruising towards these islands, you will receive the opportunity to explore the wild habitats of birds like Pink Flamingos, Waved Albatross, Cormorant etc. Besides the multi-hued birds you will find different varieties of mammals, reptiles and insects in the jungle areas.

The Galapagos Islands trip turns to adventure when the cruises ships will take you to some scuba diving sites at islands like Wolf & Darwin, Santiago, Santa Cruz, San Cristobal and lots more. For sure, you won’t be able to resist yourself from diving underneath the islands so as to capture the marvelous sea creatures like sea lions, sea turtles, dolphins, sharks etc.

Now, if you have made your mind to experience adventure vacations in the Galapagos Islands, then spare out some time to contact a reliable tour operator in Ecuador. Certainly, you will love to take several tours to the Galapagos Islands!



Source by Gracy Sonia Martin

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