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Kicker Rock

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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
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“fish” (149 reviews)
“eagle rays” (41 reviews)
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
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"galapagos sharks"
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"fish"
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"eagle rays"
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"sea life"
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"day trip"
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"hammer head"
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"boat ride"
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"snorkeling experience"
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"leon dormido"
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"the gap"
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"great snorkel"
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"white tip sharks"
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"wet suits"
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"scuba diving"
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"san cristobal island"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We snorkeled there on a tour with Wreck Bay. We also had divers with us. We saw alot of fish, sea turtles and a few sharks. The divers saw even more marine life.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw many turtles and sharks during our guided tour around kicker-rock. only hammer-heads remained hidden...

Thank Manuel B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is THE place for sharks, especially hammerheads but... this is nature and not a zoo..so no guarantees, we saw one, followed a few minutes later by a school of eight. Get here early on the clear day and your chances are good. It's not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went snorkeling at Kicker Rock, and it is definitely something you DO NOT want to miss. It is filled with eccentric wildlife, such as sea lions, pelicans, hammerheads, galápagos sharks, sardines, starfish, sea urchins, and much more! When you visit San...More

Thank stob i
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hopefully you arrive to good visibility. Unfortunately for me that was not the case and we didn’t see a single shark in the water. The tour guide sent the other people back to the boat and grabbed my hand to take me to see if...More

Thank Shannii
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a boat arranged by galakiwi to a swimming beach and then ?45 min on to kicker rock. Saw huge turtles at multiple depths, eagle ray, beige flora largely on the wall and a few king angelfish. Not as good as other locations around the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an ok place to go if it’s for instance part of the 360 tour, but my advise is do not pay to go to kicker rock it self. There is very low visibility and there are currents in and around the rocks so...More

Thank Rita_Picarra
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing snorkelling! Saw so many animals including turtles, schools of fish, sea lions, sharks and even one hammerhead.

Thank Megan G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went snorkeling to Kicker Rock with Galapagos Fan with two other snorkelers and 6 divers. Nice boat, good lunch, and great crew. First snorkeling was good...saw a hammerhead, seal in the water with us, black tipped shark, dozens of turtles, and lots of fish. Second...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dream come true to swim with eagle rays, hammerheads and sea turtles. Fabo and his team were amazing and fun!

Thank hope279
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Maria-Alexandra L
29 May 2018|
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Response from Rochelle F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. We went with Galapagos Eco Fishing. On Av Charles Darwin and Herman Melville. Tel: (05) 252-1049 They provided wet suits; We did a 360 tour of San Cristobal. IT was amazing.
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Peggy S
4 May 2018|
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Response from Juan Carlos S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don’t have that info; however, there are a few companies along the Malecón that offer the tour. I would suggest to take the island’s 360 degree tour since it’s first stop is Kicker Rock and the difference in price... More
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andysmom
16 June 2017|
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Response from FLCindy | Reviewed this property |
we used Chalo Tours and didn't book until we got to the island. In fact, we didn't pre-book anything since it was so difficult finding just dive operators on the internet. He uses the large catamaran that you will see in... More
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