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Bastamientos National Marine Park

Isla Bastamientos, Panama
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Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Just spent 10 days in the Bocas del Torro area. We found the BEST snorkeling and diving we've seen in 30 years. The water is SO nutrient rich that for the FIRST TIME we saw coral out feeding! We saw HUNDREDS of tube worms; it looked like an underwater flower garden. It was paradise!

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Denver, Colorado
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64 reviews 64 reviews
30 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We spent an afternoon at Red Frog Beach and loved every second of it! It's a great mix of a little jungle with beach. We ate at a local place and had WONDERFUL chicken and it was also very cheap, totally worth the visit. The ride over is only $5 to $7 and it is not very long. It is... More 

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

This Island is close Isla colon, you can take a taxi boat for US$ 5 to reach the Red Frog Beach, a beautiful beach to spend the day, there´s a restaurant with reasonable prices, $ 2 a beer. The waves there are nice too. You must pay $ 3 to visit this beach in the entrance of the park. It´s... More 

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New York, NY
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

We took a water taxi out to Red Frog beach and then hiked along the coastline and through the edge of the jungle until we came to a quiet stretch of beach. The trek was mildly strenuous because of the heat and some steeper areas that were slick from rain. The swimming was pleasant because the water was calm and... More 

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