Devil’s Crown, FLOREANA ISLAND - The Galapagos Islands

Arguably the best snorkelling site in the islands, Devil's Crown is a collapsed volcanic cone that boasts an extraordinary number and variety of fishes and marine life.This volcanic crater has been eroded by the waves leaving the northern and southern sides poking out of the water. It is a popular roosting site for seabirds such as boobies, pelicans, and frigates. In addition, sharks, sea lions, sea turtles and eels can be found amongst the rocks and corals..

The Galapagos Islands


About Devil’s Crown


  • Highlights & Animals: The best snorkeling site in Galapagos Islands with sharks, rays,boobies, pelicans, frigates, sea lions, sea turtles, eels, rock formations, lots of tropical fish.
  • Activities: Snorkeling
  • Type of Landing: No landing
  • Difficulty: Moderate/difficult