Top 5 Amazing Tourist Attractions in Galapagos Islands


Ecuador, a well known land of scenic beauty, colonial cities, a wide pacific coastline and the beautiful Galapagos Islands, is one of the most preferred tourist destinations across the world. It is rightly called the “Land of Eternal Spring”. It gives us an opportunity to go deep into nature and experience the most adventurous forms of tours and sports that include the most amazing Galapagos Island Tours.

Galapagos Isalands
Galapagos Isalands

With many people wanting to visit this place, there are a number of tour packages available that would suit each ones interest, needs and budget. Ecuador has a lot to offer in the form of nature, beauty, activity, architecture and adventurous outdoors. With the most welcoming environment of this Spanish speaking country that makes us of the US Dollar as its currency, there is no difficulty in availing transportation within this beautiful scenic place. The most important 5 things that you cannot afford to miss while you are out on an Ecuador Tour.

1. Nature

This is the most important factor that the country is known for. With a part of the great Amazon Rain Forests being present here, you would find a variety of species of flora and fauna that would not be found anywhere else in the world. The well known Galapagos Island tour begins from here. These islands have unique species of plants and animals among which a few are recently discovered. Whether it is a Galapagos Island Holiday Tour that you have preferred, or a single day trip, these islands have a lot to offer to make your trip a memorable one.

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2.Activities

Ecuador is a home to one of the most idyllic Beaches known as the one in the town of Montanita. This gives you an opportunity to surf and relax yourself while you get an opportunity to disappear in the laidback rhythms of the beautiful sleepy paradise. This beach is crowned as the best beach in Ecuador where one can enjoy the relaxing climate along with surfing.

Snorkeling in Galapagos Islands
Snorkeling in Galapagos Islands

3.Shopping

You would find a wide range of alpaca products such as bracelets, sweaters, blankets and many more. These top quality woven textile products have been protected and promoted ever since the early 1950s. This market takes you through narrow lanes of bright colors and most importantly, makes it easy for you to purchase with the US Dollars you may be having in your pockets.

4. Architectur

Ecuador being surrounded by the enormous Andean Mountains is a home to many historical places and monuments. You will come across many such places while walking across the streets. One among these architectural beauties is the Nueva Cathedral; a landmark built in 1880 and is inspired by the Roman form of architecture. It was being built to be the largest church in South America. But, a few technical errors held it back from reaching this goal. Many such architectural masterpieces are a part of the attraction that Ecuador holds.

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5.Outdoor Adventures

There are many destinations in Ecuador that will take you through lush green fields and mountains, plunging waterfalls and the hot springs. One among them is the Banos. One can look up to this place when searching for nature based adventures. There are tours arranged along with us trips that take you through the narrow cliffs and to a height from where you would be able to take a closer look at the waterfalls. These packages also include exciting sports such as bungee jumping that will take you down and back up through the deep green mountain valleys. Banos has a number of natural hot water springs where you can relax yourself after a complete day of adventure.

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All these above things and a lot to add into it are waiting for you at Ecuador. The Galapagos Island Tours include the rides through the rain forest that introduces you to a new world of flora and fauna that you might have never seen before. The adventurous sports and rides make your journey even more exciting. The lush green fields and mountains covered with tree tops let you spend your holiday with lot of peace amidst nature. As seen above it also gives us an opportunity to go out shopping and purchase the woven textile articles and the lanes take us through many historical places and monuments as well.

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