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Villa Escalesia Hotel – Puerto Ayora – Galapagos Islands

Hotel description: The Escalesia hotel is situated in Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island. The building features modern architecture and three rooms with sea view. Its modern architecture, three ocean view bedrooms, infinity pool, whirlpool, steam bath, sea front sun deck and bar, total privacy, unobstructed views of Academy Bay and Santa Fe Island, complete amenities and personalized services are sure to cater to the most discerning traveler, who whishes to explore the Enchanted Islands… Continue reading »
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Hotel Casa Natura – Santa Cruz – Galapagos Islands

Hotel Description: Casa Natura is a small charming hotel recently opened in February, 2009 in Puerto Ayora, in the island of Santa Cruz in the Galapagos Archipelago. This port is home to the Charles Darwin Research Station, which is devoted to the investigation of the unique wildlife to be found on the islands. Accommodation & Service: With 15 air-conditioned rooms, the hotel has been designed to provide comfort and leisure for the adventure traveler, including… Continue reading »
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Finch Bay Hotel – Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Finch Bay Hotel is located on Santa Cruz Island at Punta Estrada, across the bay from the town of Puerto Ayora. The hotel is situated in a quiet location, with only pedestrian and bicycle circulation. The hotel’s look features environmentally friendly materials and use of natural light, beach front access, large pool and outdoor Jacuzzi. Finch Bay Hotel accommodates 48 guests in 21 rooms; 17 rooms on the ground level and 4 on… Continue reading »
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Andes travel and Diving at Galapagos

Enjoy the highlights of the mainland of Ecuador. Start you tour in Quito, go to the north and explore the Otavalo Region, hike through the Cotopaxi National Park where you can have amazing views of the surrounding volcanoes, get to the blue Quilotoa Crater Lagoon, take part in the amazing train ride through the Andes, and then relax in the quite atmosphere of the colonial town of Cuenca before travelling to the coast from where… Continue reading »
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Daily Diving Information Galapagos Scuba Diving Tours

If you are interested in staying in a hotel on Santa Cruz and just do daily dive tours, you are right on this site. Here you can find different daily dive tours starting from Santa Cruz to the surrounding dive sites. These dive sites have something to offer for each level of experience. You will reach most of the islands between 1 and 2 hours boat ride but first you will have to cross the… Continue reading »
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Diving Galapagos is the trade – Safety the motto

On this website you will find all the information you will need if you are interested in diving in Galapagos. You will find information according to security, the two different seasons, the water temperature, visibility and the equipment. You will also find information on the different levels of experience we refer to. This will help you a lot in taking your decision when to go and what you should take with you. Of course for… Continue reading »
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Current Flying After Diving Guidelines – Scuba Diving Cruises

Please take the time to have a look at this website. It is important for your safety and for planning your trip. The information given on this website is based on the recommendations of PADI and the “Flying After Diving Workshop”. Here you can find information about the times that you should take between your last dive and the next flight. Please keep this information in mind before booking your flight. Recommendations of the 2002… Continue reading »

Galapagos – Motor Vessel Galapagos Legend

Characteristics: The “Galápagos LEGEND” is a 300 feet cruise ship that provides all the facilities and services to make the cruise around the Galapagos Islands enjoyable and comfortable. Yet the Galapagos Legend is small enough for that intimate experience with nature that brings you to the Galápagos Islands. All the fully carpeted luxurious and ample cabins have ocean views, excepting the interior cabins. Features aboard include among others swimming pool, outside pool bar, an inside… Continue reading »

Galapagos – Cruise Ship Isabela II

Characteristics: Motor Yacht Isabella II This 40-guest cruise ship, Isabela II, with 20 outside cabins plus an owner’s suite, is one of the most luxurious yacht cruising the Galapagos Islands, and offers an elegant, relaxed atmosphere for experiencing the full adventure of the Galapagos Islands. Its three public decks offer the amenities of a larger vessel, including bar-salon, dining room and sun deck. The library contains a large selection of reference books on Galapagos and… Continue reading »

GALAPAGOS CRUISE YACHTS

Galapagos cruise ships are the largest ships in the archipelago with a capacity of up to 100 passengers. These ships have all the amenities you could possibly want for relaxing while cruising the enchanted islands. They are perfect for family trips as kids will never be bored while on these cruise ships. Additionally, all excursions are led by knowledgeable bilingual Galapagos guides. GALAPAGOS EXPLORER II CRUISE SHIP The Motor Vessel Galapagos Explorer II is a… Continue reading »