In the world, there are only seventeen countries considered megadiverse. Ecuador, along with the Galapagos Islands, is considered one these countries. But, what megadiversity means? The term “megadiversity” is used to describe the territories with the most biological diversity in the world.
There are multiply reasons why Ecuador is considered a megadiverse country: it has the Amazon jungle; has the Andes which help in the creation of a variety of ecosystems; and more amazingly, Ecuador is the home of the Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos Islands are an ecological treasure because of the endemic species they contain. On the Galapagos Islands inhabit species which can’t be found anywhere else in the world. Because of its uniqueness, the Galapagos Islands where declared World Natural Heritage site by the UNESCO, on 1979.
Ecuador and the Galapagos have a lot to offer to anyone interested in the beauties and wonderers of the world. It has been discover that Ecuador has the largest number of plants, invertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, birds, fish, and mammals per square kilometer in the world.
Because the Galapagos are composed bydifferent Islands, the best way to travel
and different Islands, the best way to travel and to discover the Galapagos is by taking a cruise. Cruising the Galapagos allows the traveler to really meet the different facets of these beautiful Islands.
EqTouring is a company specialized in the Galapagos Cruises. We give our customers a personalized and deluxe service with a great number of cruises at our disposal. We enjoy and feel proud for introducing an amazing destination to our travelers and costumers and we ensure that traveling with us to such a delightful place is a one in a life experience.to discover the Galapagos is by taking a cruise. Cruising the Galapagos allows the traveler to really meet the different facets of these beautiful Islands.