In my last article on Galápagos, I told you how to have the best once-in-a-lifetime Galápagos experience: a 5-7 night cruise followed by 3-5 nights in a hotel, so that you can relax a bit after your intensive learning and photographing experience on your live-aboard.
So now that you’ve booked your cruise (I hope you chose Haugan, they’re great!), where should you have your relaxation?
Most people have Galàpagos on their bucket list. But when they start to look at all the different ways to see the islands, it can be a little overwhelming to figure out the best plan.
And for a once in a lifetime trip, you want to get it right.
Don’t worry, we have a solution for you!
The first thing to assess is whether you are very prone to seasickness. If yes, your trip planning is simple. Fly to Baltra airport, stay at a Santa Cruz island hotel (though you can puddle jump to Isabella island; as well as fly from the mainland to San Cristobal island). Then book a few day tours, though be aware that most of these involve a boat too …