Punta Mejia, Galapagos

Possibly the best snorkeling in Galapagos

Punta Mejia, Galapagos
  • Fauna abundance

  • Striking vistas

  • Difficulty

  • Snorkeling Quality


Marchena is the largest of the northern Galapagos Islands, but with no land-based visitor sites it is rarely seen by anyone - even scientists and National Park Wardens are very infrequent visitors.

The main attraction here is the snorkeling off Marchena's coast. The deep, clear waters and calmer seas here make exploring this undersea world a magical experience.

There is a huge variety of tropical fish at Punta Mejia, and when you go into the water accompanied by your Galapatours expert guide you are also likely to see rays, a variety of sharks, and green sea turtles to name but a few.

Photos of Punta Mejia

Highlights at Punta Mejia

  • Beautiful clear, calm waters
  • Swim with rays and turtles

Possible Activities


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