south america | Galapagos Islands

curated content for
true explorers

Galapagos in the Fall – Top 10 Reasons to Travel

When you’re taking a once in a lifetime trip to the Galapagos, you want to make sure you’re seeing it at its best. Luckily, due to the Galapagos’ idealistic island weather, there’s really no wrong time to visit. If you’re thinking of traveling between September and the beginning of December, here’s the top 10 reasons …

read more

Galapagos Tortoises Finally Making a Comeback to the Islands

Did you know that hundreds of thousands of giant Galapagos tortoises used to roam the Galapagos islands? Today, this number is down by about 90% due to hunting and the introduction of other invasive species. However, thanks to the efforts of the Galapagos National Park and other conservationists, the population of these incredible creatures is …

read more

Lonesome George – Back Home in the Galapagos

Do you remember the story of Lonesome George? He was the last known Galapagos Giant Tortoise from the island of Pinta that scientists were desperately trying to breed when he died in 2012. His death marked the extinction of the Pinta species of tortoise and was felt by people all over the world. But, the …

read more

Ways to Save On a Galapagos Cruise

The Galapagos is a premium tourist destination that’s often frequented by the rich and famous. Many travelers write the islands off as a destination that’s too expensive. However, there are lots of ways you can save on a Galapagos cruise. Follow these tips and join the likes of Princess Grace and Aristotle Onassis to experience …

read more

5 Reasons to Honeymoon in Galapagos Islands

Princess Grace thought the Galapagos Islands were the perfect honeymoon destination. We totally agree! The Galapagos is a stunningly beautiful chain of volcanic islands with white sand beaches, gorgeous sunsets and the world’s most unique animals. Is there any better setting for a perfectly relaxing, yet adventurous, romantic holiday? To get you started on planning …

read more

Snorkeling in the Galapagos: When and Where to Go?

Unlike most wildlife destinations, there’s no wrong time to visit & go snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands! The islands are a treasure trove for adventurous travelers to get up close to exotic animals and aquatic life. With over 15,000 square miles of protected, marine reserve waters, it’s easily one of the best snorkeling destinations in …

read more
TRUE EXPLORERS
SINCE 1986
JOIN THE QUEST

Join more than 60,000 explorers who follow the adventure. Get the best insights and advice delivered to your inbox.

This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store Campaign Source in this Form's submission table
This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store Campaign Medium in this Form's submission table
This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store Campaign Term in this Form's submission table
This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store Campaign Content in this Form's submission table
This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store Campaign Name in this Form's submission table
This hidden field has been added by Attribution to CRM Plugin to store GCLID (Google Click Identifier) in this Form's submission table
/