28. Roca Orca (Whale Rock)

Roca Orca (Whale Rock) dive site map Galapagos Islands

Location Details

Roca Ballena (also Roca Orca or Whale Rock) is a small rock located on the Northwest coast of San Cristobal. Depth in Roca Ballena ranges from 6 – 27 meters (20 – 90 feet) and visibility averages from 10 – 15 meters (30 – 50 feet). Surge is dependent on swells and the rock is a very good place to observe big schools of fish, turtles and rays. Current is moderate.

28. Whale Rock