The Galapagos Islands are an archipelago of volcanic islands located between Ecuador and Chile. The islands were named by Christopher Columbus after he saw a number of large sea turtles swimming near his ship. Today, the islands are home to many unique species of flora and fauna, such as giant tortoises, marine iguanas, blue-footed boobies and Darwin’s finches.
Explore the world’s most remote island.
There are several reasons why people choose to charter a yacht during their time in The Islands. One of them is for the incredible wildlife. Another reason is for the beauty of the scenery. And finally, there are also many activities available.
The Enchanted Islands are an ecosystem that must be preserved and protected. In this area of the equatorial region, there are species that cannot be seen anywhere else in the world. Birds such as the only flightless cormorant – a penguin that inhabits the tropic zone – albatrosses that show their love by living in monogamy, blue-footed boobies all share The Islands with reptiles such as iguanas that are adapted to land and water, as well as pink iguanas.
See giant tortoises and seabirds on a yacht charter in the Galapagos Islands.
If you are looking for an unforgettable vacation, consider chartering a yacht for your trip throughout The Islands. You will be able to see giant tortoises and seabirds as you sail around the archipelago.
The giant tortoise is the most famous species from the archipelago and is considered the longest-lived in the world. They can measure more than 1.5 meters in length and inhabit different islands.
While exploring The Islands, it is possible to meet the Galapagos penguin, the third smallest penguin on the planet. It lives mainly on Isabela and Fernandina Islands. They measure up to 20 cm and are extremely fast swimmers, reaching a speed of 35 km per hour. Elizabeth Bay, located in Isabela serves as the ideal location to watch colonies of the Galapagos Penguin.
Whether you are an experienced sailor or trying it for the first time you can enjoy the fauna and flora that The Islands have to offer by choosing a yacht charter option that suits your needs, with a crew that includes captain and gourmet chef, you will surely experience unforgettable moments on The Islands. You will also benefit from the extensive knowledge of local guides who know the region you will be exploring.
Visit the islands that inspired Darwin.
Charles Darwin’s work “On the Origin of Species” was inspired by his visit to the Galapagos Islands. He spent three years studying the islands and came up with the theory of evolution.
When talking about Ecuador and its places of interest, one cannot fail to mention the Charles Darwin Research Station. The station is located in Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz Island, within the Galapagos Islands. It is a biological research station and also functions as an active breeding center and is world renowned for its breeding of giant tortoises (Galapagos).
Enjoy an unforgettable snorkeling experience.
If you are looking for an unforgettable snorkeling adventure, consider chartering yachts in the Galapagos Islands. You will enjoy some of the best snorkeling opportunities in the world. There are over 100 species of fish in the waters surrounding the islands.
The experience of snorkeling with the marine fauna of the islands is something you will hardly forget. At Galapagos Luxury Charter we take care to provide the necessary conditions to facilitate this unique experience in the islands.
Take a tour of the islands on a yacht charter in the Galapagos Islands.
The Galapagos Islands are located off the coast of Ecuador. They are home to unique wildlife, beautiful scenery and incredible marine life. This makes them one of the top destinations for yachtsmen.
Explore “The Galapagos Islands” with exclusivity, comfort and exceptional service aboard the luxury catamaran. Experience the best luxury cruise experience with only 16 passengers on board. You will be amazed and be a part of unique moments. Our staff has several years of experience and is committed to a personalized service in order to provide the best experience during your trip on the luxury cruise, through frequent training based on the highest standards of quality, safety and service, which will undoubtedly make you feel at home.