Puerto Grande is located near Kicker Rock on the northern coast of San Cristobal. 

This bay is used by shallow-draft boats, by local people as a place of recreation and by fishermen for the maintenance of their boats. 

Many tales have been told about treasure buried in Puerto Grande, searches have been organized over the years, but nothing has been found. 

The site's main attraction is the beach, landscape and recreation. You can see a system of dunes and plant species of the coastal zone, as well as aquatic birds, both coastal and migratory. 

To access this site you must arrange for guided excursions with local tour operators


Hiking, snorkeling, birdwatching, surfing, photography, filming and camping (if previously authorized by the Galapagos National Park).