Charles Darwin founded his theory of evolution in this place, whilst others know it as one of the natural wonders of the world; truth be told, the reasons that make the Galapagos Islands special are endless. The Galapagos Islands are a natural wonder, that came to existence due to a volcanic eruption that took place millions of years ago. The fact that the Galapagos are an attraction that allows visitors to combine adventure with history, makes Galapagos a magical destination that wins the hearts of those who have had the opportunity to visit the archipelago. Since the reasons to visit are countless, we have decided on this occasion, to give you 5 reasons why you should consider visiting the “Enchanted Islands” on board a small yacht.
1. Visit the main islands, with all the comforts on board
One of the main differences that visiting the Galapagos on board a yacht is not having to worry about waking up so early to take a yacht ride to an island nearby, as by being already on a yacht, you will wake up on a new destination every day. When you go on a live aboard expedition, you can leave your worries about forgetting something behind as everything will be with you on your cruise. Instead of packing and unpacking your luggage every time you change destinations, you can enjoy all the on-board amenities your expedition ship has to offer. From the social areas and bars to the tanning decks and jacuzzis, there’s something for everyone to enjoy as you travel from one island to the next.
With a complete round around the archipelago, you can visit up to 13 main islands without wasting time in transfers from one hotel to another. This, therefore, allows you to have more time to observe all the endemic fauna and flora of the islands from the comfort of the expedition yacht. Imagine having dinner while sailing a few yards away from Kicker Rock or while lying on the tanning bed sipping your favourite cocktail.
2. Don’t worry about the logistics – food, guides, adventure activities and transfers are included
We understand that traveller stress is common among holidaymakers who want everything on their trip to be perfect. Plus, the fact that you might be doing this trip once in your life. Hence, making it as memorable as possible is the least we can do. Exploring the Galapagos Islands on a cruise might be your secret key. When choosing a cruise program, passengers have very little to worry about because yacht-based…