People who love to tour and see new places will find the striking beauty of the Galapagos islands attractive. You will find this chain of volcanic islands in the South American continent. These islands are distributed around the equator in the Pacific Ocean, around 976 km west of Ecuador, which is a bio diverse country in the South America. With the ocean as the surrounding of the islands, both land animals and marine creatures made them as their home. 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.
Because there is very little change in the season in these islands of the Galapagos archipelago, it is very inviting for tourists all around year long. You can visit one island to the next and your best mode is by cruise ships. 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. You will not be concern of matters like accommodation, transport facilities, and in exploring your preferred tour itineraries because all of these are taken care of as you board the ship.
If you are a tourist in Ecuador, it is a must to do activity to cruise in the Galapagos islands. This new activities prompted some tour companies to offer cruise packages with offers like island trips, food and lodging on board the ships, and activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving and so forth. By way of these cruise packages, a tourist will have great way in exploring the Galapagos attractions, from the tortoise breeding center to the Charles Darwin Reseach Center, Tortuga Bay, Gardner bay, the Galapagos National Park and so on. 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.
Aside from taking a cruise ship, you can also consider some offers of tour companies in the likes of boarding motor yachts, tourist class boats and catamarans.
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. For those who are on a short vacation time, they can also find tour companies offering customized tour itineraries, aside from the budget travelling.
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.