Cowley Islet, Galapagos

Excellent diving off the coast of Isabela

Cowley Islet, Galapagos
  • Fauna abundance

  • Difficulty

  • Snorkeling Quality


This islet off the coast of Isabela is a popular diving site thanks to the variety of species that you can see in the waters here. In or on the water you are likely to encounter a range of shark species, Galapagos sea lions, stingrays, green sea turtles, cormorants, penguins, manta rays, and many more.

Also visible in these habitats are sponges and corals, and if you are lucky even sea horses, shaped just like the island of Isabela herself!

If you have any particular species that you are keen to see on your dive, contact one of our Galapagos experts today and we can advise on the best dive itinerary to suit your requirements.

Photos of Cowley Islet

Highlights at Cowley Islet

  • Wide variety of marine species

Possible Activities


Map of Cowley Islet

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Our cruises that include Cowley Islet