Galapagos Information - Columbus TravelSan Cristobal Island

León Dormido (Kicker Rock)

This small, distinctive island comprises two rocks which jut out of the ocean and is home to a large colony of sea birds. Kicker Rock is an excellent dive site where you could see many reef fish as well as hammerhead and Galápagos sharks. Sightings of large rays and turtles are common but not guaranteed.

Highlights: Diving; snorkeling
Animals: Boobies, reef fish, sharks
Difficulty: Intermediate diving; advanced snorkeling
Landing: None

*Note that the listed activites may differ depending of the time of the day of your visit, cruise itinerary and National Park regulations.

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