Punta Pitt Tour
Punta Pitt is the easternmost point of San Cristóbal and the Galápagos Islands in general. On the 2 hours boat ride to that special place you navigate all along the northern cost of Cristóbal. Observe the Kicker Rock in the morning light, stop by Cerro Brujo.
What to see on Punta Pitt
- Sting rays
- White-tip sharks
- Eagle rays
- Garden eels
- Reef fishes
- Red-footed boobies
- Blue-footed boobies
- Nazca boobies
Details of the Punta Pitt Tour
For divers: From $245.00
For snorkelers: From $187.00
The gear has to be fitted the day before (pick up from the hotel 5:30pm).
Once arrived at Cerro Brujo get your dive gear/snorkel gear on and discover the underwater world at Islote Pitt. A mixture of sandy and rocky bottoms offer the perfect habitat for sting rays, white tipped sharks, eagle rays, turtles, morays, garden eels and many kinds of reef fishes. The depth is 15-18m/50-60ft. Currents are mild. Back on board, the crew will have a tasty lunch ready for you.
After lunch the group hikes up the uniquely formed sandy rocks to watch out for the 3 species of boobies. Punta Pitt is the only place where the Red-Footed Boobies, Blue-Footed Boobies, and Nazca Boobies live and nest on the same place and one of the just 2 places where you can find the Red-Footed variety.
Enjoy the ocean view and learn about the behavior of the birds, their competitions with the Frigates and much more!
Departure Time: 7:30
Departure Location: Main pier, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
Arrival Time: Around 17:00
Arrival Location: Main pier, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
We are really much looking forward to your questions and inquiry.
- Lunch onboard
- Naturalist Guide (English and Spanish speaking) for the snorkelers
- Dive Guide for the divers (max. 5 divers per guide)
- Dive Equipment for the divers
- Snorkeling Equipment (Mask, snorkel, fins, wetsuit)
- Snacks / Fruits
Although most things are included in our tours we would like to give you some advice on what to bring to your Kicker Rock Tour.
- Sun Protection (Sun cream and a cap or hat)
- Wind-proof jacket or sweatshirt
- Refillable water bottle
For sure, you can also bring your own dive equipment if you want to. In that case, please ask about the need of adapters for the regs.
If you are just interested in this land tour, just fill out the little box to the right (on mobile below) and click on “Enquire now“. If you are interested in other land tours as well as in diving, then please fill out the following reservations form. This will help us to directly design a first offer for you.