The Galapagos is another top destination in South America especially for animal enthusiasists. The Galapagos are a collection of small islands and the perfect way to tour the islands is by hopping on one of the numerous boat cruises available. There is nothing more fun than the trips to the numerous islands either on small boats or larger vessels. Along the way, you will get to view blue footed boobies, giant tortoises, aquatic iguanas and plenty of other birds. If you want to see some Of South America’s weirdest birds and animals, then galapagos is the place to visit
The Galapagos islands is where Charles Darwin did his studies on evolution. Another popular activity on the islands is island hopping where you move from island to island, spending a day on a different island. Scuba diving is also another popular activity on the islands. There are also plenty of other water sports and related activities that visitors to the islands get to enjoy other than scuba diving. The nineteen islands and surrounding areas have been preserved by UNESCO as a world heritage site because of their beauty which has made them to be referred to as a living museum and showcase of evolution at times. The islands are also a meeting point for marine life thus there are plenty of sea creatures one will see in the surrounding waters. In total, there are 120 islands offering breathtaking views to tourists and visitors.
The best times to visit the Galapagos islands are between June and November for the cool and dry season and between December and June for the warm and wet season.