Galapagos Islands Attractions & Activities - The Best Holiday Destinations for 2020
The Galapagos Islands are a small archipelago of islands belonging to Ecuador in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The islands are quite remote and isolated, lying some 1000 km (620 miles) west of the South American continent. The Galapagos archipelago consists of 13 main islands and 6 smaller isles, which together embrace some 50,000 sq km (19,500 sq miles) of ocean.
Galapagos Islands satellite photograph, NASA
The Most Frequently Asked Travel Questions about Galapagos Islands