Galapagos Islands Travel Guide
Situated over 1000km from mainland Ecuador, the Galápagos Islands is spectacular and one of the few places left in the world where human activity is kept to a minimum. View our comprehensive Galapagos travel guide with tips, ideas for the best things to see and do and information about itineraries, costs, how to save money, and more!
Activities & Things to Do in the Galapagos Islands
Travel to the Galapagos Islands
Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos Islands and got more than he bargained for. He came in search of volcanoes, but it was the unique wildlife that left a more lasting impression. He famously fed giant tortoises, and his time here inspired his theories.
Our Galapagos destination guide aims to give you all the information you need to have an amazing experience in this amazing country. Find affordable travel and backpacking ideas with advice for amazing things to do and how you can be more than just your average traveller. You can also get recommendations for budget travel tips, advice on places to stay and how visit the Galapagos on a budget.
We highly recommend visiting the Galapagos if you are looking for a unique destination and would like to go somewhere off the beaten track. You will get to experience stunning nature and exotic wildlife. There is also the option to do more than being just a tourist, you could actually live and work in the Galapagos.
This really is one of the most beautiful places in the world and you can explore this region of the world on a holiday arranged through our website. If you are planning to travel solo, as a family or in a couple you will be able to get special rates and discounts. This will be a life changing experience and you will get memorable pictures to make all your friends and family jealous.
How to Get There
The easiest way to arrive is via flight from Ecuador but you can also book a tour/cruise.
Weather & Best Time to Visit
Warm season is from December to June and the dry season is from July to early December. The temperature varies between 69 ° -84 ° F / 21 ° -30 ° C. You can visit all year round.