Pinzon is in the center of the Galapagos Archipelago. Despite its central location this island is one of the least visited sites in the Galapagos because it is a new visitor site. The best way to visit it is on a day trip from Santa Cruz Island.
It is an ideal place for snorkeling with colorful fish, sharks, sea turtles and sea lions. During the cold season in the Galapagos, it is likely to see a colony of Galapagos penguins.
Highlights and Wildlife: Island with few visitors, ideal for snorkeling, Darwin Finches, Galapagos snakes, lava lizards, giant tortoises, penguins, rays, white tip sharks, sea lions.
Landing: Wet landing
Activities: Hike, snorkeling
- Walking: Easy
- Swimming/ Snorkeling: Moderate
Total Area: 5 km2 / 7 mi2