December 2012

Landing in an airport for the first time is always exciting. Landing in Baltra Airport is the beginning of your Galapagos adventure. As you begin the decent to Baltra Island, you can see the unique landscape of the island. The Baltra Airport is the smallest airport that we’ve ever been to, and the island is [...]

The weather in the Galapagos islands ranges from warm to hot. Because there is not much of a variation in the temperature you can visit the Galapagos all year round. Two Weather Factors Two factors contribute to the weather patterns in the Galapagos Islands: one is their location and the other is the two major ocean currents that swirl [...]

In addition to hiking, snorkeling, diving, and mountain biking another great way to get in among the Galapagos wildlife is by kayak. Because the kayak is silent it allows guests to observe sea birds and marine animals without disturbing them. We are now offering a kayak excursion on two of our Galapagos adventures (see below).  This early morning [...]