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During the Weekend Many People from Panama and Colon are on this small Iland,than it is not nice at all,everywhere is trash on the Iland and the sea.
It is best to arive on thuesday and leave saturday early in the morning.
Staying in Veracruz We thought we would take a day trip to see the beautiful Caribbean side of Panama and so it was; Bright clear water and beautiful sandy beaches. Although there seems to be a lot of restaurants there was not much else the...More
too bad local people and local tourist consiedr the place as a hudge trash . it is a nice island but not worth to go so far for so few: as we came back from a san blas sailing cruise it was difficult to apperciate...More
The island was lovely, not too crowded, typical Caribbean beach. But the ferry guy took our $20 bill promised would give us the changes but never showed up again, very shady, talked to the police and management at the ferry but no one wanted to...More
I’m panamanian and visited Isla Grande when I was a little girl around 1995. I wanted to go back and visit for the day. Left Panama city at 7:30am, then it’s a 2:30 hour drive until La Guaira. You park the car in an empty...More
Wonderful experience, short boat ride to the island which has beautiful beach, simple little restaurant and friendly natives. A very enjoyable visit wit family and friends. Highly recommended. Loved the fact that glass bottles were not allowed...
My kids and I did a day trip to Isla Grande. It is a beautiful island. We basically rock climbed around a third of the island to find prestine swimming areas. The water is so warm. We then came back to the front of the...More
The people are most interesting here and will always offer to help or take you somewhere..
If you have a boat man take you anywhere make sure you get his cell number to call him to return to get you. The water is lovely. The...More
if you take the boat with the face of a guy on the motor don't believe nothing he tells you. he will not pick you up at the time discussed plan on taking any boat that comes back across when you want to leave.
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The parking lot is literally a dirt lot by the boat ramp. I paid the fee...I think it was like $5 per day, then tipped the attendant $10 and said in broken Spanglish...to put his eyes on the top of the car" (when I came... More
The parking lot is literally a dirt lot by the boat ramp. I paid the fee...I think it was like $5 per day, then tipped the attendant $10 and said in broken Spanglish...to put his eyes on the top of the car" (when I came home and googled what I had said) well he understood...when we came back from Isla grande some other attendant tried to hustle me for extra money...I just pretended not to understand and drove off.
Yes it is open. We went there yesterday for a day trip from Panama City. We stayed on the beach at the hotel for the day and ate lunch there (our tour guide has a relationship with the hotel operator Alberto). Hope that... More
Yes it is open. We went there yesterday for a day trip from Panama City. We stayed on the beach at the hotel for the day and ate lunch there (our tour guide has a relationship with the hotel operator Alberto). Hope that helps,