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Address: Main Street | Next to Red Frog Office and la Buga Dive Shop, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 507507, Panama
Phone Number: +507 757-9710
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Guests on the Catamaran MOVIDA enjoy a fun filled day sailing around the...
Guests on the Catamaran MOVIDA enjoy a fun filled day sailing around the archipelago of Bocas Del Toro, Panama. Lay back, relax and sail with us through the mangroves, with the dolphins and enjoy snorkeling at some outrageous reefs. Come aboard our 42ft/12meter catamaran and experience Bocas Del Toro tours in a different way.We welcome you all. Individuals, couples, families, big groups, students and people of all ages, shapes and sizes. During the 8 years of operation we've worked with many tour operators from many different countries.So, come experience the difference and step off the "beaten track!"
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Best Sailing tour in Bocas, hands down.

Had such an amazing day out on the water, such beautiful scenery and plenty of dolphins coming up to say hello! The captain of the boat "Marcel" had such knowledge of the whole... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Had such an amazing day out on the water, such beautiful scenery and plenty of dolphins coming up to say hello! The captain of the boat "Marcel" had such knowledge of the whole area having lived there for such a long time. Snorkelling at 2 very beautiful locations i couldnt beleive how much life and colour these particular reefs had.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

probably my highlight of the trip in Bocas. The Captain Marcel was excellent, snorkling good, the catarman trip excellent. We saw some dolphins, and the day ticked all the boxes. for only a little bit more than what you'd pay for the smaller motor boats to do similar, this is well worth it.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We've been on a lot of tours, but none have been so chill as Bocas Sailing. We had a beautiful day, seeing dolphins, and snorkeling among prime coral reefs (I saw at least 20-30 different types of fish) and had fresh pineapple and delicious deli sandwiches included. Unlimited beer, water, pepsi and other drinks were very reasonable (honor system!). We... More 

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College Park, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Definitely need to do this while in Bocas! Brewster Rooster signed us up and Captain Marcel took us out. We loved everyone we got to meet and Marcel made us feel as though he was just taking a bunch of friends out for the day. We got to snorkel and drink fresh coconuts and $1 beers all day! BEST SANDWICH... More 

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Trego, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

My travelling partner and I booked this full day with Captain Marcell....it was perfect in every way, from Dolphins to starfish. Marcell is very informative about a variety of subjects in addition to being a great host. If you visit Bocas Del Toro....don't miss this trip!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

100% recommended! A must while in Bocas. Marcel is a great host! Good Music, drinks, relaxed ambience, isolated and exclusive áreas to snorkel. Gorgeus!!!!

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Boulder City, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This was a fantastic day. My family of 4 was lucky to get the whole boat to ourselves. The weather looked dreary at first, but it quickly turned beautiful. A great lunch was served, the best sandwich in Bocas, we also had a few sodas and beers. Eddie was an awesome friendly captain, and a very cool guy. I found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Went to Bocas with my sister and a friend. We originally planned to stay in bocas at a hotel. However we soon discovered it was too much of a party place and the music played till 3am outside our window. So we moved to Naylamp and sailed for 4 days with Daniel. It was amazing! Great food, snorkeling and relaxing.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

we had such fun, even though we had fairly rubbish weather (and we're scottish), but such a lovely time swimming. I'd recommend anyone to bring warm clothes as it does get chilly out there on the sea. The food was lovely and the fish were wonderful. Marcel is dead nice, although doesn't give you as much info as i'd have... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Marcel (the owner) was an amazing host/captain. A real down to earth brilliant man. My husband arranged a private sunset sail to end our wedding day and it was just perfect. He even brought out cups and chilled out bottle for our Pellegrino celebratory sunset drink (we don't drink, but if we did, this would make an excellent party cruise!)... More 

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