Home of the famous Pinnacle Rock, Bartholomew consists of an extinct volcano with a variety of red, orange, black and even green volcanic formations. A trail of stairs leads to the summit of the volcano, boasting one o the best views of the islands. The beach is perfect for snorkeling and possible sightings of the Galapagos Penguin.
|Highlights:||Pinnacle rock, panoramic view, moonlike landscape, penguins, pioneer plants, lava cactus; snorkeling: penguins, reef sharks, rays, and great colorful fish.|
|Activities:||Dinghy ride, snorkeling & hiking (1.25 mi/ 2km)|
|Type of Landing:||Dry and wet landings|
|Difficulty:||Moderate/difficult. Walk up to the top of volcano 114 meters, 375 wooden steps|