BOCAS DEL TORO – Caribbean side of Panama
For only $30 per person, you can take a shuttle bus from Boquete to Bocas Del Toro. This is a 25 passenger bus and has room for one small suitcase per person. It is a 3 hour drive. The fee includes a water taxi ride from Almarite to Isla Colon, the island where Bocas Town is located. Let us know if you are interested in this Optional Tour. Funky Bocas is completely different from anything you will see on the Pacific Coast during the tour. We can book this shuttle for you.
There are also flights from David to Bocas Town.
After your stay in Bocas, you can catch an Air Panama flight from Bocas Town to Panama City. A flight from Bocas to Panama City or from David to Panama City is included in your Panama Relocation Tour fee. You just need to give us the travel date to Bocas. We can make the shuttle reservation for you and also book your airfare.
Here’s a video overview of Bocas.
THINGS TO DO IN BOCAS DEL TORO
In Bocas Town, on Isla Colon, you can do an island hopping tour where you will see dolphins, star fish, sloths, a lot of different islands including Zapatlia. You’ll also get the opportunity to go snorkeling. It’s $25 for a 9am to 5pm tour. Lunch is not included but they will take you to a place for lunch at your own expense. Let us know if you want to do this tour.
There are hotels in a variety of different price ranges in Bocas. Let us know what you are looking for so we can make recommendations and book the hotel for you so you can take advantage of our tour operator discount.
On this high side is Red From Beach. If you’d like to stay in your own VILLA overlooking the Caribbean Sea, complete with an infinity pool, then Red Frog Beach is the place for you. Red Frog is on Bastiminto Island and about a 20-30 minute water taxi ride to restaurants or grocery stores. It is isolated but very peaceful. We can get you a 50% discount at Red Frog Beach.