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“Excellent guided tour of Punta Pitt”

Wreck Bay Diving Center
Ranked #3 of 20 Tours in San Cristobal
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We took a tour with them to Punta Pitt.

This is a don’t miss destination– we saw Red-Footed boobies and Blue –footed boobies. The snorkeling was good – we played with sea lions and saw sharks. The guide was good and spoke good English.

It was a long boat ride of two hours but worth it. Nice views of Kicker-Rock on the trip. Lunch was provided – nothing fancy but it was satisfying.

The equipment provided was good. They provided a fitting the night before. They include snorkels, fins, wetsuits and masks.

Thank raynman62
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Galapagos business model is basically a hostage situation: Nature is held hostage, and if you want proof of life, you have to pay, a lot. I get it, but after paying this much, it would be nice to see the tour operators try a little to justify the ransom. Our "naturalist" could not identify basic birds, and once we got to our afternoon activity (something indistinguishable from shipwreck survival training), he plopped himself down on the beach for an hour and surfed the web while we played Survivor, fending off sun and horse flies. The group ultimately mutinied and actually just swam back out to the boat! Kicker Rock is a stunning destination, so it's probably worth the ransom, but their careless mismanagement of the p.m. beach visit is an absolute business miscarriage. Better if they just brought us back to port and liberated us (but then they couldn't call it a "full-day" and extort the full $120). They have nature providing them a 90% solution in the form of Kicker Rock: Why they can't go the extra 10% and make it a phenomenal day (with minimum effort) is a mystery.

Thank TheGrinchesDogMaxx
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Saved the best for last, this was my second last day in the Galapagos and it could not have been better. The crew were amazing and attentive to all 12 of us on the boat, 6 divers and 6 snorkelers. We were lucky enough to see 3 or 4 manta's flying out of the water en-route to Kicker Rock. I lost count of how many sea turtles we saw and three of us were lucky enough to see a manta swim under us, unfortunately too fast for the cameras. An amazing lunch was served along with fresh fruit, it was the perfect way to end a once in a lifetime trip.

Thank tequilawitch
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic snorkel tour of Kicker Rock with this company. Very professional from the off, small group of 12 including 4 divers. Great guides with very good English explained a lot about what we saw. The snorkeling was amazing especially seeing a Hammerhead shark up close. Would highly recommend this tour company.

Thank CanonDance
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We had two excursions with this agency and we were very happy. The guides could speak good English and were very good. They seemed much more professional than some other agencies. A sure value!

Thank Antony-ACO
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