Stepping onto the Galapagos Islands is like stepping into a land of the unknown – a time before man where birds lost their ability to fly, penguins survive at shockingly high temperatures, and tortoises and dandelions grow to mammoth sizes.
However, a wonderland of such proportions can quickly turn from an enchanting paradise into a disorienting chaos if it is not properly managed, with visitors becoming overwhelmed by the sheer wealth of new experiences. Your tour operator can either provide you with a breath of relief, creating a safe Galapagos experience directly related to your passions and abilities, or a headache, as you come to realize this archipelago is much larger than you had imagined.
Don’t take the risk
What makes the Galapagos Islands so stunning is also what makes some visitors hesitant about visiting them – their remote location. Although you will be accompanied at all times by a naturalist guide, minimizing any…