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Walk from Bocas del Drago to Starfish beach - don't take the boats

If you take the water taxi, it takes you directly to Starfish beach, and you miss the most... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
New Hampshire
Star gazing

Great place to spend half a day. Many starfish, maybe less than the past, but still worth it... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is absolutely beautiful - a combination of light jungle with gorgeous beach. Great for swimmers and children as it is a bay, so no waves. Get here from Bocas town by taxi boat (25 minutes) or bus (50 minutes). Both are nice and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Toshu K
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Loved the bus ride here...driving right along the beach....great restaurant with superb drinks and hammocks, chairs, swim beach. Lovely spot.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank WorldTvlerParker_CO
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

You can go by bus from Bocas Town. Then arrive to Bocas del dragão and walk to Playa Estrella. Beautiful place with sea stars.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Martaisgj
Reviewed 19 September 2018

If you take the water taxi, it takes you directly to Starfish beach, and you miss the most beautiful beach areas in between Bocas del Drago and Starfish beach. Otherwise, the taxi drops you at Bocas del Drago (if you have a good driver, he'll...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank VisitorfromNH
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Solid spot to get in the water. Nice warm water to snorkel in. Saw a good amount of starfish and other small fish. I would recommend if you have the chance to get here.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

All the beaches in Bocas are very nice and Boca Del Drago is not exception. Wavy but fun. Soft sand and easy to get there- take a bus from the center, runs pretty smooth

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Karolina S
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Great place for swimming, snorkeling and beach walking. Very quite and there are no people pressuring you to do something.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank patagoniakid
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Great place to spend half a day. Many starfish, maybe less than the past, but still worth it, especially if you go snorkeling a bit further than the shore. Unfortunately, despite the sings, some people are still touching the starfish and taking them out of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank villamango
Reviewed 24 May 2018

On our first day we took a boat taxi with Captian Max. We were so lucky, for he was cheaper than a regular Taxi, came with a cooler. We stopped at a supermarket and bought snacks and drinks. He helped me carry everything. It was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 7 May 2018

a nice spot to see views, eat and swim and snorkel. We enjoyed this spot and would go again. peaceful and nice.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank solsenz
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Sorry... yes there’s a cost but I really don’t remember. And I’m really sorry to answer so late.
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