Get inspired by nature just as Darwin was: explore the Galapagos with expert author Lisa Cho.
Take the Trip of a Lifetime with Moon Travel Guides! The Galapagos archipelago is one of the most beautiful, wild, and untouched places on earth. Travel back in time with MOON GALAPAGOS ISLANDS.
Strategic tour information with advice on visiting sustainably, which boats to take, how long to stay, and where to stop along the way
Detailed maps and directions for exploring on your own
Activities and ideas for every traveler: Spot blue-footed boobies, frigates, albatross and pelicans just as Darwin did when formulating the Theory of Evolution. Snorkel past playful sea lions and gentle sea turtles, or dive with hammerheads and whale sharks. Walk along sandy beaches where marine iguanas sun themselves on the rocks or hike through forests of cacti and along otherworldly lava trails with breathtaking ocean views.
Curated advice from local expert and bioengineer Lisa Cho
In-depth coverage of Santa Cruz, San Cristobal, Isabela, Floreana, and the remote uninhabited islands of Santiago, Fernandina, Espanola, and Genovesa, as well as the gateway cities of Quito and Guayaquil
Background information on the history, landscape, and diverse wildlife of the archipelago, including how and where to see each animal while protecting their habitat
Full-color with vibrant, helpful photos
Essential insight for travelers on eco-tourism, health and safety, transportation, and accommodations, packaged in a book light enough to fit in your day pack
With MOON GALAPAGOS ISLANDS' practical tips, myriad activities, and an expert's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.