Daily Archives: 09/07/2018

3 new species of snakes have been discovered by scientists in Galapagos


Researchers from Ecuador, Brazil and Argentina discovered 3 new species of snakes at the Galapagos Islands. These new species were discovered at Santa Fe Islands, Santiago Islands and Turtle Islet.

The scientists called the new species as: darwini, thomasi y pseudalsophis. These snakes are color brown which allow them to hide themselves in the flora or rocks of the islands. Its longitude varies between 25 until 55 centimeters.

Snakes have a main role within the food chain, because they allow the balance of populations such as the case of lizards.

This new discovery shows that the Galapagos Islands are not only an adventure and nature destination of the world, however it is also an important place for the scientific community at a universal level.

Come to discover why the Galapagos Islands are visited by important scientists from different countries over the world who seek to contribute to scientific research. If you are looking for a Galapagos hotel or Galapagos tours, you can write us at ecolodge@casanaturahotel.com or call us at 1-866-978-6514 and we can help you to plan an unforgettable experience. Casa Natura is your best option to visit the Galapagos Islands!

Casa Natura Galapagos Lodge will participate at Travel Mart 2018!


This year, Casa Natura Galapagos Lodge will participate at Travel Mart Latin America, a leading travel fair in establishing commercial relationships between buyers and suppliers in the tourism sector. The city of Buenos Aires is the venue for this event that takes place between September 19th and 21th of this year.

This event annually receives between 220 and 250 participants including: incentive companies, tour operators, event planners, hotels and other companies related to this industry. Casa Natura, in addition to offering its services as a Galapagos hotel, will be presenting amazing tour packages visiting Santa Cruz, Isabela, San Cristobal, Bartolome, North Seymour, South Plaza and Santa Fe Islands.

We will also be showcasing our Diving tours in Galapagos that combine diving with sightseeing.  If you want more information about all the services that Casa Natura Galápagos Lodge has to offer, you can contact us at ecolodge@casanaturahotel.com or call us at 1-866-978-6514. Do not forget to visit our stand at Travel Mart 2018!