Dive Sites in the Galapagos Islands

Dive Sites in the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands has the reputation as one of the world’s ‘Big’ diving destinations,which has been earned from the range of dive sites available, as well as the amazing marine life that can be found here.
To view the full dive site listing go to our dive site index.
We have also organized the dive sites using the zones identified by “The Diving Guide Galapagos Islands” by Steve Rosenberg & Ellen Seaborne. Chris Newell (c) 2004.

Click on the dive sites below for more information.

Far Northern Islands Dive Sites

(Darwin Island, Wolf Island)

Southeastern Central Islands Dive Sites

(Santa Cruz, Santa Fe, Mosquera, North Seymour, South Plaza, Pinzón)

Northwestern Central Islands Dive Sites

(Santiago, Rábida, Cousins Rock & Bartolomé)

Dive Sites in the NW Central Galapagos Islands

Dive Sites in the Northwestern Central Islands

Southeastern Central Land Tours

  • Darwin Station
  • Santa Cruz Highlands
  • Caleta Tortuga Negra  – Currently unavailable
  • Bachas Beach  – Currently unavailable
  • Cerro Dragón  – Currently unavailable
  • Islote Mosquera – Land based dive trip only
  • North Seymour – Land based dive trip only
  • South Plaza – Land based dive trip only

Northwestern Central Islands Land Tours and Snorkeling Sites

  • Puerto Egas  – Currently unavailable
  • Rábida  – Currently unavailable
  • The Summit
  • The Beaches
  • Sombrero Chino  – Currently unavailable
  • Pinnacle Rock – Land based dive trip only

Southern Galapagos Islands Dive Sites

(Santiago, Rábida, Cousins Rock & Bartolomé)

Dive Sites Southern Galapagos Islands

Dive Sites in the Southern Galapagos Islands

Southern Islands Land Tours and Snorkeling Sites

  • Punta Cormorant  – Land based dive trip only
  • Post Office Bay
  • Bahía Gardner
  • Punta Suarez
  • Isla Lobos
  • Punta Pitt
  • Cueva de los Lobos

Northeastern Islands Dive Sites

(Genovesa, Marchena & Pinta)

Dive sites in Northeastern Galapagos islands

Diving Sites in the North Eastern Galapagos Islands

Northeastern Islands Land Tours and Snorkeling Sites

  • Prince Phillip´s Steps
  • Darwin Bay
  • Darwin Bay

Western Galapagos Islands Dive Sites

(Isabela, Fernandina & Roca Redonda)

Dive Sites in Western galapagos Islands

Diving Sites in the Western Galapagos islands

Western Islands Land Tours and Snorkeling Sites

  • Tagus Cove
  • Punta Espinosa
dive sites in the Galapagos

Map of Main Dive Sites in the Southeastern Central Islands