36. Punta Espinosa

Punta Espinosa dive site map Galapagos Islands

Location Details

Punta Espinosa is located on the Northeast side of Fernandina. Depth ranges from 6 – 24 meters (20 – 80 feet) and visibility in the surface can be reduced to 5 meters (15 feet) in the surface. Visibility is usually 9 – 15 meters (30 – 50 feet) at depth. Current is moderate to strong and surge strong in the shallows. Punta Espinosa is a great place for observing marine iguanas, invertebrates and unusual fish such as the torpedo (electric) ray, colored harlequin wrase, goldspot sheepshead, Pacific beekfish and rainbow scorpionshih.

36. Punta Espinosa