Best time to visit Galapagos Islands

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Baby Sea Lions

August–December • nature

The Galapagos Islands are one the most famous places to observe baby sea lions

Snorekelling with Sea Lions Pups

November • activity

November on the Galapagos is a perfect period for snorkeling with baby sea lions

Hammerheads and Manta Season

December–May • nature

The Galapagos Islands warm season is a perfect time to see the hammerheads and mantas

Green Turtles

December–March • nature

The Galapagos is the place where you can easily meet fantastic green turtles

Whale Sharks

June –November • nature

June through November is a perfect time to see the unbelievable whale sharks on the Galapagos Islands

Best Diving Experience

June–November • activity

The Galapagos Islands offer you unforgettable diving experience both during wet and dry seasons

Lobsters Season

September–December • food

The Galapagos Islands is one of the best places on Earth for seafood epicures

Swimming and Snorkelling Season

December–April • activity

One of the most fascinating places for snorkeling welcomes you with spectacular underwater life in a natural setting, perfect visibility and comfortable temperature conditions

Waved Albatross

April–November  • nature

The Española island is a fascinating and intriguing place for meeting the waved albatrosses

Marine Iguanas

December–April  • nature

The Galapagos Islands offer the possibility to observe one of the most beautiful reptiles in the world—marine iguanas who become more colourful in the breeding season

Red Rock Crab

December–April  • nature

Sally Lightfoot crabs known for their apparent ability to ‘walk on water’, and springtime sees hundreds of them scuttling along the seashore


Blue-Footed Booby Performing its Mating Dance

March–April • nature

North Seymour island is one of the rare places where you can enjoy watching the blue-footed boobies

Galapagos Flamingos Courtship Dances

July–August  • nature

Experience the wonderful Galapagos flamingos dance during July-August period


March–April • nature

Genovesa and Cristobal are two magnificent islands where you can meet the extravagant frigate birds

Flightless Cormorant

July–October  • nature

Fernandina and Isabela are exclusive islands of the Galapagos where you can explore fascinating flightless cormorants

Galapagos Penguins

May–September • nature

The Bartolomé island is a unique place to meet and even swim with the Galapagos penguins

Humpback Whales

June–September • nature

The marvelous humpback whale species migration can be observed on the Galapagos from June through September

Best Chance of Spotting Elusive Owls

June–July  • nature

Genovesa island is an awesome place to meet the elusive owls