What to do in Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro is a popular destination, attracting thousands of visitors each year, with the promise of good times, amazing beaches, exotic food and an abundant of activites. If your looking for inspirations on what to do in Bocas del Toro check out our recommended “Things to do in Bocas del Toro”. Most activities can be arranged when you arrive to Bocas del Toro.


Daily sailing tours are offered in Bocas del Toro, you can explore the Bocas islands, see dolphins play, and check out secret reefs.


Horseback Riding

Ready for a real island adventure? The 2-3 hour guided horseback ride is along Bluff Beach to the pools of Finca Flores. Pack a lunch or snack to enjoy on the beach. 


Turtle Watching

Bluff Beach is a Municipal Reserve and the main reason is because it is an important site for sea turtles that nest here every year. We can set you up with a tour to watch this amazing experience. Both Leatherback and Hawksbill Turtles lay their eggs at Bluff Beach during March until September.



Bocas del Toro offers excellent diving and there are various dive shops in town. The best time is September and October when the sea is calmest. Let us know if your interested in diving in Bocas! 


Flying Pirates

After Bluff Beach there are some super fun jungle island trails all exclusive to Flying Pirates, one of Bocas del Toro’s top adventure shops. Rent one of their ATVs and go on an island adventure you are never going to forget.


Boat Tours

Explore the Bocas islands on a boat tour! Visit all of Bocas main attractions such as Red Frog Beach and Cayos Zapatillas.


Surfing Tours & Lessons

Bocas del Toro is one of Panama’s most important surfing destinations. There are waves for every level- from total beginner to expert. Let us put you in contact with the best in Bocas! 


Finca Los Monos Botanical Garden

Finca Los Monos is a privately funded garden on Isla Colon, the largest island in the enchanting archipelago of Bocas del Toro, on the Caribbean coast of the Republic of Panama. 


La Loma Chocolate Farm

La Loma’s 23 hec­tares stretch up from the man­grove shores of Bahia Honda, through trop­ical forest, groves of cacao (chocol­ate), banana, and coconut to one of the highest points on Bas­ti­men­tos Island. 


Eating Out

There are so many great restaurants in Bocas Town and on the surrounding islands. Eat over the water, on the beach – there are choices for everyone and in all price ranges. 


Contact Details

Email: sandra@turtlebeachhouse.com
Phone: +507 6673 0383
Land line: +507 202-0857