Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands - The Galapagos Islands (PDF Chapter)
This is the The Galápagos Islands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ecuador & the Galápo-gos Islands guidebook.
The Galápagos Islands may just inspire you to think differently about the world. The creatures that call the islands home, many found nowhere else in the world, act as if humans are nothing more than slightly annoying paparazzi.
- lock eyes with sea horses among the superb lava formations of Los Túneles
- witness the pageantry of birdlife at Punta Suárez on Española Island
- hike amid otherworldly scenery and fumaroles on Volcán Sierra Negra
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Isla Santa Cruz (Indefatigable) & Around, Puerto Ayora, Islas Seymour & Mosquera, Islas Plazas, Islas Daphne, Isla Santa Fé (Barrington), Isla San Cristóbal (Chatham), Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Isla Isabela (Albemarle), Puerto Villamil, Isla Fernandina (Narborough), Isla Santiago (San Salvador or James) & Around, Isla Bartolomé, Isla Sombrero Chino, Isla Rábida (Jervis), Southern Islands, Isla Floreana (Santa María or Charles), Isla Española (Hood), Northern Islands, Isla Genovesa (Tower), Islas Marchena (Bindloe) & Pinta (Abington), Isla Wolf (Wenman) & Isla Darwin (Culpepper), Understand the Galápagos Islands, History, Geology, Ecology & Environment, Tourism.
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