- Pearl islands Panama vacation
- Sailing, snorkeling
- Pearl Islands Panama all inclusive
- Comfortable base Camp at Saboga Island
- Ages: 6 and above
- Gateway: Panama city
Experience sport sailing or windsurf at Saboga, Gulf of Panama.
The Pearl Islands Archipelago is conformed by more than 150 islands and 100 cays (many are small and uninhabited) located in the heart of Panama's Gulf, at 48 km from the isthmus coast and with a surface of 1.165 km². Politically all the archipelago belongs to the Balboa District of Panama Province. It was named during the Spaniard Conquest due to the abundance of pearls in the area.
Here it was found the famous Peregrin Pearl was found, owned by Felipe II, and later it was also owned by Elizabeth Taylor.
Our base camp is located at a gorgeous beach at Saboga Island, right next to Contadora Island. On it you can expect to find everything you need to spend a comfortable experience while enjoying water beach and water activities: your private tent with mattress, cold drinking water, coffee, showers, hammocks, tables, chairs, tarps, and shadow provided by coconut palm trees of course.
Departure: Panama City - Saboga Island on board Las Perlas ferryboat from Trump Hotel Marina (Check-in at 7:00 am) or Balboa Yacht Club (Check-in at 6:45 am). Departure Time: around 8:00am. Travel Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes.
This trip does not have a fixed itinerary other than departure and arrival. It does have activities such as sport sailing, snorkeling, and hiking that are the trip’s highlights.
You will arrive at Saboga around 9:00am. There we will receive you and transport you to the Camping Saboga to be settle up (15’ by car). Once in the Island, you can choose when to start your 3-hours sailing trip and when to do your 1-hour PaddleSurf. Lunch and dinner can also be booked whenever you prefer.
Sailing trip details: You will get onboard a sport sailboat with a capacity for 3 to 4 persons where the captain will involve all arriving sailors in navigating tasks. We will sail to nearby islands with well-known snorkeling spots (and fish if desired). The sailing trip will take 3 hours and will finish at the Camping Saboga.
Return: Boats departs from Saboga at 4:00 pm (check in at 3:00 pm)
If you have the time you will not regret staying more than one night.
FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT DOES IT INCLUDE ?
Ferry round trip, overnight lodging at Base Camp in Saboga, 3-hours Sailing trip including snorkeling and fishing gear, instruction, water and fruit Lunch, dinner, and breakfast at a nearby local “Fonda”
WHO CAN GO ? This sea package is designed for families, couples, and friends that enjoy teaming up for outdoor adventures.
Minors must travel with a responsible adult, and they should be at least 6 year old.
Private groups with some customization can be arranged.
WHAT SHOULD YOU TAKE ALONG ?
Sport clothes and shoes suitable for sailing, such as surf lycra, sun protection, hat, spare clothing, water proof camara.
WHAT SHOULD NOT BE BROUGHT ? Objects that can be damaged or lost such as jewels.
PRICE: (per person, with a minimum of 2 persons per booking)
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Camping in tents
Pearl Islands Panama vacations is best to sail during the dry season between January and March when a strong and consistent North with prevails.
(1) Aventuras Panama reserves the right, at its sole criteria, to exchange program with similar activities or accommodations in case it considers necessary.
(2) Participants should get familiar and agree with Aventuras Panama Terms and Conditions.