The Galapagos islands have striking beauty that is attracting tourists from all over the world. This is a chain of volcanic islands located in the South American continent. Scattered around the equator in the great Pacific Ocean, these islands are about 976 km west of a bio diverse country in South America called Ecuador. Both land animals and marine creatures made these islands that are surrounded by the ocean as their habitat. It is exciting to know that these islands surrounded by the ocean can easily be navigated by means of Galapagos cruises, 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. Cruise ships are your best way in travelling from one island to the next. You will find that these ships are luxurious enough to have air conditioned cabins, private bathrooms, well-stocked bars, restaurants and observation decks. When you board these ships, your accommodation, transport facilities and preferred tour itineraries are all taken care of.  

If you are a tourist in Ecuador, it is a must to do activity to cruise in the Galapagos islands. Because of this new adventure, some tour companies are starting to offer cruise packages that would include attractions like island trip, food and lodging on board the ships, and activities like snorkeling, scuba diving and so on. The major Galapagos attractions, like Charles Darwin Research Center, tortoise breeding center, Bays of Tortuga and Gardner, the Galapagos national par and so many others, can be explored in a great manner by way of these tour packages. Through these cruises in the oceanic islands, you will have the opportunity to view marine species like sea lions, sharks, sea turtles, shorebirds, dolphins and many more from the observation deck of your ship. 

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. 

So, if you are thinking of going to Galapagos islands in your next vacation, you can start contacting some tour operators in Ecuador who can help you book tour packages at very good prices. For those who are on a short vacation time, they can also find tour companies offering customized tour itineraries, aside from the budget travelling. 

With the reputation as a hot spot in South America among travelers, the Galapagos islands have parks that you can explore too to complete your island trip, and so it is advisable that you book ahead with your tour operator so you can select your cruise ship and set our itineraries. To learn more about the Galapagos islands click here: