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most amazing beach

This is really a fantastic Island with 3 amazing beaches! Sunglasses is a necessity at these beaches because the sand is really very white with sunsine. In the right season you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 20, 2016
Chiriqui Province, Panama
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Chiriqui Province, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is really a fantastic Island with 3 amazing beaches! Sunglasses is a necessity at these beaches because the sand is really very white with sunsine. In the right season you will maybe meet some whales by going to the Island, even Bolanos is only 20 minutes away from the Mainland Boca Chica.

Thank Lagache-Crabeels
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

This remote island in the Gulf of Chiriqui is a fun day, but you should come prepared. There is nothing here but trees, sand, and ocean. The waters are clear and if you can negotiate a good price for a boat ride it is worth the trip. We paid $15 per person. The boat ride from the mainland is about... More 

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New Brunswick, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2015

Spent a day here on a trip from Boquete. Lovely for swimming or just lying on the beach, with the water lapping around you. Look for the thousands of hermit crabs, scuttling around. Fascinating little creatures!

1 Thank CAROL B
David, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2014

We live locally here in Panama, but only occasionally go to the ocean. A friend of our recommended that we go to Bolanos as it was quiet, beautiful, crystal clear waters, relatively undiscovered and not too expensive. We called "Leo" the owner (+507-6936-0778) of a small fishing boat to take us out. Leo speaks some English, so this helped. He... More 

5 Thank Terry R
Central America
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2013

Camped for several days on Isla Bolanos with friends, good beach, swam, snorkeled, kayaked around the island. Saw many Humpback Whale, some very close to the island. One surfaced with in a few feet of friends in a kayak! Beautiful place.

2 Thank BZ_Sailor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2012

Went on a snorkeling tour to the Isla. While hanging out at the beach, a group of local guys climbed a coconut tree and brought down a dozen and shared them with us. Nothing like fresh coco on the beach.

1 Thank RedKitty_12
Brighton, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2012

Nice beach to swim and snorkel on. Fish to see and bring a knife to enjoy the coconuts!

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