If you want to embark on one of the most exclusive cruise experiences there is, and want to explore one of the world’s beautiful regions, then a cruise around the Galapagos Islands will be right up your street.
Straddling the equator in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands are famed for both their natural beauty and their wildlife, with the islands having been designated as a World Heritage Site and with a marine reserve having been created in the surrounding waters.
Iguanas, tortoises, penguins and turtles are amongst the species that reside in the Galapagos Islands, making a cruise around the region perfect for those who want to marvel at wildlife in its natural environment.
A limited number of operators carry out Galapagos Island cruises, which have been designed with the unique ecosystems in mind to ensure that there is minimal risk of damage to the dramatic environment.
Specialist guides will be on hand to help you explore the sights around the Islands, including the impressive volcanic landscapes of Bartalome, the stunning beaches of San Cristobal and the Charles Darwin Research Centre on the Isla Santa Cruz.
Stunning beauty and the chance to come face-to-face with race animals ensures that a cruise to the Galapagos Islands will create life-long memories of one of the world’s most unspoilt destinations.