New Life, Better World

A very important plant species is being reforested in Santa Cruz. Not only is it an incredibly unique and beautiful tree, but it will also bring back a very beautiful land bird back to the island! One hundred thousand scalesia plants have been reforested in Santa Cruz Island! Scalesia is endemic to the Galapagos Islands. [...]

New Visiting Sites?

The Galapagos Islands attract merely 300,000 visitors each year. These visiting sites are unique and allow you to discover the evolution of the beautiful wildlife inhabiting the archipelago. Could there possibly be more potential visiting areas? Galapagos National Park rangers are analyzing new potential visitor sites! With the support of local tour operators, Galapagos rangers [...]

Something Exciting Is Happening!

Marine Iguanas are an exciting find while visiting the Galapagos Islands. Their unique characteristics are impossible to find in any other animal! And guess what, they are preparing to bring more of their species into the world! It’s nesting season for a very special species on the islands…Marine Iguanas! These very special creatures are preparing [...]

An Activity to Dream About

From Green Sea Turtles to hungry Marine Iguanas feeding on algae, the incredible sea life in the Galapagos Islands never ends! This activity in the archipelago shouldn't be underestimated- there's much more to see than you think. The number of sites to do this activity are endless in the Galapagos. Each one of them inhabits [...]

The Most Unique of them All

The Galapagos penguin is endemic to the Galapagos Islands. You can find 95% of them on the islands of Fernandina and Isabela and the remaining 5% on Bartolome, Santiago, and Floreana. There are many reasons these penguins are extremely special: 🐧 They are the only penguin species that have reached the waters in the northern [...]