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Address: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
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Scuba Diving at Kicker Rock for Certified Divers
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Saw it all. Did it all

The Kicker Rock tour, arranged by the Golden Bay featuring 'John' the naturalist was the best of our Galapagos experience. We snorkeled with five species of shark, giant turtles... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Kicker Rock tour, arranged by the Golden Bay featuring 'John' the naturalist was the best of our Galapagos experience. We snorkeled with five species of shark, giant turtles, sea lions, and saw the bottlenose dolphins frolicking with our boat. The birds were equally impressive and a good time was had by all.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Oh my! A breathtaking experience. We rented a boat and driver and we weren't disappointed. They let us swim through Kicker rock and back, and then we looked down...and Hammerheads everywhere pretty far down below. Although the guides said we were safe, we didn't take it for granted. After the swim they took us to a secluded beach and let... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was a little cloudy the day we went, but we saw 20+ sharks and a school of rays gliding through the water. As usual we were accompanied by some friendly seals who just wanted to play.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Going to Kicker Rock was one of those moments where I knew I would do it but was somewhat relieved when we were back in the boat!! Definitely thrilling. As we were snorkeling through the channel between the rocks a group of sea lions swam so quickly past us it felt like they were going to run into us. They... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Kicker rock or leon dormido is a very good place to spot a lot of sealife like sealions, different kinds of sharks, different kinds of rays, a lot of seaturtles and many colorful fishes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Deep blue pacific adventure! Galapagos sharks , sea lions, Turtles, white tip reef sharks ,sea lions , puffer fish. Tons of fish, (hammer head sharks) but we didn't see one, This was a great snorkeling adventure!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were apparently a bit "unlucky" and did not see Kicker Rock at its best but still saw a few sharks (some people in tje group managed to see a hammerhead), lots of turtles and playful sea lions, great fishes along the rocks. The visibility was rather poor and the sharks are usually a bit deeper so snorkeling we could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely recommend it. We saw and took pictures of school of hammer heads, lots of sharks, turtles, loads of fish. There was a playful sea lion who played with us for a long time while diving :) Loved it :) Surface interval was a little tricky. You have to hold on to something or it is almost impossible. Having said... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

THe first day we set out from San Cristobal and away into the sunset . It was fun getting settled in our cabin and meeting the crew and our shipmates. That evening the bar was open and we all gathered on the top deck to view an absolutely fabulous sunset and Kicker Rock!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a highlight of our trip... diving and snorkelling (in a mixed group) with turtles, sharks... even hammerheads!

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