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The Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are a place apart, a truly extraordinary destination in which a unique wildlife experience is guaranteed. The marine life here is phenomenal, the animals - with no reason to run - are incredibly approachable. One can see how Charles Darwin was able to so advance his theory of evolution here; it feels like the secret heart of the natural world. 
The volcanic Galapagos Islands are remotely located 970km west of the Ecuadorian coast. A multitude of cruising boats sail these waters, allowing us to explore, experience and learn more about this incredible natural wildlife sanctuary.
 

What to expect in the Galapagos


The Galapagos Islands intersect the equator at a point where six different ocean currents converge, creating ideal conditions for a huge array of marine wildlife and animals that have all evolved in slightly different ways on the differing islands. Your nights are usually spent motoring from one island to the next, so that you wake up with new species to discover, and each new day is very different from the last.  Any animal and safari-lovers dream!
 
This is a truly amazing place. The best way to visit the Galapagos Islands is to sail around the islands. The islands are rightfully carefully protected and tourists cannot wander off the main routes.  
 

Exploring the Galapagos Islands


We will recommend comfortable and well-skippered boats to sail you; you just have to choose the size, usually between medium and large. These will sail a circuit around the islands, and will include all your meals.

 
 

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