San Cristobal Island

Isla San Cristobal Galápagos

It is the easternmost island of the Galapagos archipelago and one of the oldest from the geological point of view. The name San Cristobal is of Spanish origin and comes from the patron saint of sailors, its Old English name of Chatham is that of William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham.

Isabela Island

Isabela is the largest island of the archipelago and occupies about 60% of the surface of Galapagos. It was formed by the volcanoes Cerro Azul, Sierra Negra (Santo Tomás), Alcedo, Darwin, Wolf and Ecuador, which merged into a single island.

Santa Cruz Island

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Santa Cruz Island (Infatigable) is the second largest island of the archipelago, with an area of 986 km2. The highest point is Cerro Crocker, at 864 meters. Santa Cruz has the largest population in Galapagos, especially in the town of Puerto Ayora on the south coast.

Fauna

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Conoce la fauna que existe en las Islas Galápagos. Descubre todos los animales que viven en esta isla dentro de nuestro artículo.

Flora

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La Flora de Galápagos es muy diversa y las plantas son la base de toda la vida dentro de las Islas Galápagos. Con alrededor de

Weather in the Galapagos

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Galápagos es un lugar que se puede visitar en cualquier momento. El clima de las islas es subtropical y se rige por la cálida corriente de El Niño y la fría corriente de Humboldt, que determina dos estaciones.

History of the Galapagos

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Archeological remains have been found on the islands, which show that the first visitors came to the island in "rafts" or floating vessels with a navigation strategy, which allowed them to set sail into the sea, however, there are no signs of permanent settlements, maybe because they got lost in the sea and arrived to the Island accidentally

National Park Rules

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Bienvenido y gracias por considerar visitar Galápagos. A continuación, te presentamos las reglas del Parque Nacional Galapagos. Por favor tenga en cuenta la siguiente información

Mapa de Ecuador y las Islas Galápagos

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Realizados por el Ministerio de Turismo del Ecuador, los siguientes mapas muestran las provincias junto con sus atractivos más visitados, mostrando muchos temas curiosos del turismo que atrae a todas las ciudades del Ecuador.

Trip Planning for the Galapagos Islands

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January to March is considered the hot/wet season, March being the hottest month of the year. The islands are flourishing with plant life, and the water temperature is ideal for snorkeling and diving at this time of year.

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