Pinzon Island

Play with Penguins

On this tour you may find yourself surrounded by curious sea lions or face-to-face with a Galapagos penguin or two.

Galapagos Penguins flying through the waters near Pinzon island.
Galapagos Penguins flying through the waters near Pinzon island.

Pinzón Island is one of the few places in the Galapagos where you have the opportunity to swim with these amazing animals.

Nameless Island in the distance.
Nameless Island in the distance.

En route to Pinzon you pass by Nameless Island, which is in the middle of a large Tuna run that often attracts sea birds and other wildlife.

First mate on watch en route to Pinzon island.
First mate on watch en route to Pinzon island.

After open-water snorkeling in the protected bay near Pinzón island, you will motor back to Las Palmas Beach for lunch aboard your vessel. Following lunch you can snorkel from the beach or help with a little beach cleanup (completely optional, of course).

"Just got back from a 12-day trip to the Galapagos arranged thru Galapagos Alternative and everything was exceptional. From the tours, to the transfers, flights, and most importantly the people... everything was smooth. Highly recommend it!"
- Alex G.
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