The Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands, a spectacular and pristine destination unique to the world is located in the Pacific Ocean (600 miles, 1000Km) off the coast of Ecuador. These islands are a living natural laboratory of evolution. The Galapagos are a cluster of 13 main islands and dozens of smaller islets and rocks- all the result of volcanic activity.
These Enchanted islands are the home to numerous unique and extraordinary species of flora and fauna that have developed without human influence. Many of these species in the Galapagos exist nowhere else on earth.
The Galapagos offers not only the wonder of its naturalist sites, but also the mystery of its amazing underwater adventures. The marine life is fascinating for those that enjoy snorkeling. The Galapagos are ranked among the top dive destinations in the world year after year.