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Kicker Rock

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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Ecuador
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to Kicker Rock as a day trip. One hour boat ride from san cristobal island. We encountered Galapagos sharks, white tip sharks, sea turtles and a lot of fish. From small one to large ones. Although we missed hammer head sharks because they...More

Thank Suji K
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want the experience of feeling small, this is a spot to include on your itinerary. Most of the snorkelling on the islands is near the shore, or at least around a reef where you could (theoretically) get out of the water if you...More

1  Thank Ember28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day to Kicker Rock, beautiful scuba diving (although I went snorkelling the next day on a tour 360 trip and that was almost as good as the diving!). A must see I would say.

1  Thank riofan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our day trip did two snorkels, or dives. Apparently the water is a little warmer here. Thank goodness. I think it was 21C, when the week before it had been more like 16C and I don't function well in really cold water. Anyway, great fishes,...More

Thank 2017BBell007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I traveled to the Galagos on a budget and had to combine tour days with DIY days, so I had to think about the tours I would take. As far as snorkeling is concerned, I heard that Kicker Rock on San Cristobal and Los Tuneles...More

Thank Kristy-jan
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Kicker Rock or Lion Dormido has a great reputation as a dive spot but nature didn't cooperate with us. There wasn't much to see. We swam around the rock, through it at 60 foot but the sea life didn't want to be seen that day....More

Thank Mecalay
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I took a day trip with Scuba Eden. Fabulous operators. Good equipment, excellent guides. Fair price and they even take GoPro photos for you.

Thank Indstrl
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The 4 of us took this tour and cost us $100 each, which included snorkel, googles, wetsuit, towels, lunch and our guide. Great snorkelling here, we didn't see any hammer head sharks but we saw sea lions, heaps of turtles, great schools of sardines which...More

Thank pppbooma
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This magnificent tiny island is the favorite place for an array of marine birds and other wildlife. Try to be there at sunset to witness a fantastic sight of the sun changing the colour of the rocks. A must visit.

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Lots of sea creatures, I went snorkling and was able to see sharks and all the sea life that you would normally sea scuba diving

Thank Jay M
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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
28 March 2017|
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Response from Papa47 | Reviewed this property |
A full day trip will cost $120 p/p or more.
21 March 2017|
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Response from Papa47 | Reviewed this property |
Our group of 5 visited in late October in 2016. There was a great variety of sea life but the water temps are lower and the seas a little rougher. We wore wetsuits which helped us stay warmer.