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Address: Avenida Surfer Paradise | Quebrada de Piedra, Quebrada de Piedra, Panama
Phone Number: 760-632-8014
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Since 1998, Surfer's Paradise has run boat trips out to the world-class...

Since 1998, Surfer's Paradise has run boat trips out to the world-class waves located off of Panama's breathtaking and largely undeveloped region of Chiriqui on the Pacific Coast.

Located on a private island overlooking the Sandbar Break (one of the best and most consistent breaks in the region), we are just a short boat trip away from a variety of left and right surf breaks. Whether you're an experienced surfer hunting for empty tubes, or a novice looking to learn to surf in a beautiful setting far away from the hassles of your local crowded lineup, we can find waves for you.

  There are over 12 surfbreaks to choose from with breaks going from beginner to advanced. Other activities include snorkeling, fishing and hiking to the island waterfalls.

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Best Surf Vacation

I have been twice, once with friends and once with my son. My son went back because it was so good, as did I. It's rustic, informal, just like going on a surf trip years ago... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 October 2016
rlpowell710
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Encinitas, California
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Encinitas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I have been twice, once with friends and once with my son. My son went back because it was so good, as did I. It's rustic, informal, just like going on a surf trip years ago with your buddies. You eat in a common open cabaña, hang around the beach in hammocks, and go surfing to different islands, no crowds,... More 

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Nice, France
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

This place it's very roots and fare to all point of communication. But if you want spend time with friends, surf 5 on surf spot sparefishing and get big fishs just go for it. We had for us a guide, a very good chief for cooking and a boat with a captain for going to the spots . Just perfect... More 

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Thank Uluwatuta1964
Panana City
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014

This was one of the nicest places I have seen in Panama. The surf camp is great although the accommodation is quite basic. But if you feel adventurous and you're prepared, this is the place to go. The staff is very friendly and you feel very welcome. The food was good and fresh fruit are guaranteed every day .The beaches... More 

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1 Thank Dorothea82
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2014

I have to say I really had a fantastic time. All i wanted was some time to unplug, catch some waves, and some hammock snooze time.. that's exactly what i got. The folks taking care of the camp are great especially Jorge the camp director. We also ate fresh fish half of the days caught by Morro the captain, and... More 

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2 Thank nealjdesai
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2014

This was my best surfcation ever..and I have been to Bali, Costa Rica, Sri Lanka, and Hawaii etc before..The surf camp is lovely and they have done a great job renovating everything. I stayed in a beautiful and clean cabana covered with bamboo wood directly on the beach. The waves are uncrowded, in fact it was only our small group... More 

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4 Thank leylashirin
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014

This write-up is way overdue. I stayed in October 2013 for almost 2 weeks. The surf and your attitude determines the trip. Surf was very good at the beginning then ok towards the end for me. Very basic accommodations, come prepared! Im a Sponger and had great waves with only me and the guide, good natural food after each session... More 

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1 Thank DPS1973
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014

I spent 8 amazing days at the surf camp. I wanted to go to this place for a few years and finally found the time and money to head down there. I booked my trip 3 days before departure but everything worked out great! Steve, the surf camp owner gave me specific instructions via email on how to get there... More 

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4 Thank kimbokong
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2014

This is the newer camp in front of the break called sandbar. Stayed during October 2013. There is no internet, hot water or room service. This is for the true adventurer so if you require modern amenities then you might not like this place. I've stayed at Steve's camps many times (Morro Negrito, Puerto Llure). The thing that keeps me... More 

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2 Thank Remote-Surf-Explorer
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2013

I have to say the overall experience was great, however, the website can be somewhat misleading. The pictures of the accommodations were of the port mostly so you really don't know what you are getting when you get to the camp. It also states that there is Wifi for internet usage, which is true, but ONLY at the port. For... More 

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1 Thank slmosq
Farmington, Connecticut
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

I spent seven incredible days at the camp and plan to go back in the summer of 2014. The area is incredible and there are absolutely no crowds. The area is home to approximately 10 breaks accessed by boat that receive a variety of different swell directions. There are spots for beginners to experts and Steve's boat drivers and guides... More 

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