Pinzón Island Tour

Santa Cruz

1 day




5 years old


Tour details

On this journey, you will explore the natural wonders of Pinzón Island and its surroundings, enjoy snorkeling activities in crystal-clear waters, savor a lunch of fresh fish, and engage in an authentic live fishing experience. Our expert naturalist guide will accompany you on this adventure, sharing knowledge about the rich flora and fauna of the region.

Wildlife you will have the opportunity to observe

At sea:

  • Sea Turtles
  • Variety of Tropical Fish
  • Stingrays
  • Sea Lions
  • Marine Iguanas
  • Whitetip Reef Sharks


  • Blue-footed Boobies
  • Nazca Boobies
  • Pelicans
  • Frigatebirds



mascara snorkel

Snorkel mask

IMPORTANT: All passengers must arrive at the agency one day before the tour for equipment testing, between 3:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Tour includes:

Naturalist guide

Snorkel equipment







Life jacket


Meeting at the Agency and Departure
All passengers must gather at our agency at 8:00 a.m. on the day of the tour. Here, you will meet your friendly naturalist guide and receive essential information about the exciting journey ahead. This is the starting point for an unforgettable adventure in the Galápagos Islands.
Sailing to Pinzón Island and Penguin Bay

We will commence our navigation towards the stunning Pinzón Island and arrive at Penguin Bay, where our first snorkeling activity will take place. The naturalist guide will provide detailed information about the flora and fauna of the area, enriching your experience. After the activity, we will enjoy hot/cold beverages and snacks on board.

Second Snorkeling Session at Penguin Bay

We will continue exploring Penguin Bay with our second snorkeling session, lasting approximately 45 minutes. Afterwards, we will head towards La Fe for a delicious lunch of fresh fish, prepared just as a local fisherman would, an authentic gastronomic experience.

Visit to Las Palmitas

We will sail towards Las Palmitas, where we will conduct a wet landing and a guided walk. Our guide will share information about the area, the endemic flora and fauna, immersing us in the natural beauty of this unique place.

Live Fishing Demonstration

During the return trip between Las Palmitas and Puerto Ayora, you will participate in an exciting live fishing demonstration. If successful, you will enjoy fresh fish prepared on board, adding a special touch to our experience.

Exploration at Hidden Beach

We will conclude our day at the paradisiacal Hidden Beach, where you’ll have the opportunity to take a guided walk to learn more about the local species or enjoy another session of snorkeling in crystal-clear waters.

Return to Puerto Ayora

Our thrilling day will come to an end with a safe return to Puerto Ayora, scheduled for around 4:30 p.m. depending on ocean conditions. It has been an adventure full of exploration and discovery in the Galápagos Islands.




Bring sunscreen, closed-toe shoes, a hat, sunglasses, a water bottle, and personal items for your journey.


If you have your own snorkeling or diving gear, you can bring it one day before and leave it at the agency or on the same day of the tour.


This itinerary is subject to changes at the discretion of the Galapagos National Park and your Naturalist Guide, in certain cases, depending on ocean conditions. We take safety seriously and always strive to provide you with the best and safest experience.
Due to the pandemic, we have implemented strict cleaning policies. All equipment is thoroughly disinfected between uses; the agency and the boat are cleaned daily. Hand sanitizer is available at all times.


Tour price

After having finished our first snorkeling session, we go to our second point located in the Penguin Bay itself where we will carry out the second session of our snorkeling activity 60 min approx.


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