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Galapagos Island Travel Ecuador, Galapagos Island information and facts
The Galapagos Islands Archipelago are composed by more than 17 islands, all of them has volcanic origin, the main Galapagos islands are Baltra (South Seymour), Santa fe, Bartolome, Fernandina, Floreana, Española, isabela, santiago, rabida, san cristobal, santa cruz and genovesa, in our galapagos cruise you will visit some of them so check out the information about it
Ecuador - Galapagos National Parks and Protected Areas
Ecuador has created a lot of national parks in the coast, andes highlands, amazon basin and Galapagos Islands, some of more recognized worldwide are Machalilla, Cotacachi Cayapas, El Angel, Cayambe Coca, Antisana, Pululahua, Pasochoa, Cotopaxi, Illinizas, Sangay, Chimborazo, El Cajas, Podocarpus.
Ecuador Attractions: Highlands
This section takes you to explore the highlands of the Ecuador, climb up to 4,000 meters and enjoy an outstanding scenery surrounded by snowcapped mountains and volcanoes.
Ecuador Attractions: Quito
During the 13th century it was the prosperous center of the Kingdom of Quitus. It later became the northern capital of the Inca Empire. In the 16th and 17th centuries, Colonial architects built formidable temples, monasteries and mansions, creating an urban jewel designated by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site.
Ecuador Attractions: Cuenca
Ecuador's most beautiful city is located at an altitude of 2,550 meters (7,650 feet) above sea level; the beauty of its landscape combined with the harmony between old and modern architecture, has prompted, UNESCO to name Cuenca a World Cultural Heritage Site. The impressive Cajas lake district, the subtropical valleys of Paute, Gualaceo and Yunguilla, plus the legendary Inca ruins of Ingapirca, complement this wonderful place.
Ecuador Attractions: Guayaquil
Guayaquil, the largest city in Ecuador, is a vibrant metropolis on the Guayas River delta, 30 miles (48 kilometers) from the Pacific Ocean. A busy port of imposing commercial buildings, baronial mansions, Guayaquil has rich museums, great sports centers, and daily musical events along its new waterfront.
Ecuador Attractions: Amazon
Ecuador's rainforest is located in the heart of the World's largest tropical rainforest, the Amazon Basin, a unique ecosystem. Enjoy environmentally conscious programs, in the safety and comfort of reliable operators and experienced naturalist guides.
Metropolitan Touring is one of South America’s most known and respected travel companies, providing unrivalled service to our guests for nearly 60 years. Along with our operations in Ecuador, Peru, Argentina, Chile and Colombia, we also own and operate the finest ships for Galapagos Island cruises - the M/V Santa Cruz, Yacht Isabella II and Yacht La Pinta - as well as the Finch Bay Eco Hotel. Come explore with us!
We take immense pride in our Galapagos cruise explorations, during which our guests experience the ever-changing ecological paradise of the islands. Our Galapagos cruises provide opportunities to walk, swim, snorkel, photograph and observe the archipelago’s amazing wildlife in the company of expert naturalist guides. Our Galapagos cruises are characterized by the highest standards of comfort, cuisine and service on board, combining these elements to provide solo-travelers, families and small groups with an unforgettable exploration of ‘the enchanted isles.’
So, pack your bags and come explore with us for a Galapagos cruise of a lifetime!