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San Blas Island-Hopping Day Trip from Panama City

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Overview
You’ll have plenty of time to work on your suntan during this San Blas (Guna Yala) island hopper. Located just two hours from Panama City, it’s a popular day trip for any paradise seeker. Crystal-clear waters are ideal for snorkeling on coral reefs or meandering sugar-white sands, and you’re served a catch-of-the-day lunch.
Itinerary
Highlights
  • Island-hopping day trip to San Blas from Panama City
  • Visit the best beaches in the Panamanian Caribbean
  • Learn about the Guna people in their indigenous home of Guna Yala
  • Hotel/port transport, dock tax, snorkel gear, and lunch included
Important Information
Departure Point
Albrook, Panama City, Panama Tocumen, Panama City, Panama Panama City, Panama
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Shared transfer by car from your hotel to San Blas (maximum of 6 people per car)
  • Maritime transportation from San Blas dock to Islands
  • Meal - the catch of the day. If you would like a different dish, please ask your guide (other dishes may be at customer's expense)
  • Island taxes
  • Dock tax
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • A Bottle of Water
Exclusions
  • Entrance Fees: Panamanian and residents $5, Other: $20
  • Meals other than the catch of the day
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • The maritime transfer is a shared transportation
  • It is recommended that you bring a towel, sunblock and extra cash
  • No ATM's available during the tour
  • The provided lunch is the catch of the day (other meals may be at own expense)
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Before booking review the weather forecast
  • Not recommended for child aged 5 and under and adults over 65
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • For the following Hotels we will apply extra charge because are outside from the City($10.00): Radisson Gamboa Hotel, Hotel Gamboa Rainforest, Westin Playa Bonita and Dream Delight Playa Bonita
  • We don't pick up in Colon City.
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
66Reviews
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Karyn A wrote a review Oct 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I went to San Blas leaving out of Panama City as a single traveler. I was in Panama for business and had a couple days to explore so decided to take this tour. Firstly, it took forever for them to confirm the pick up time the night before. I was picked up by a driver that spoke
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from elvisramirez03, Propietario at San Blas Island-Hopping Day Trip from Panama City
Responded 15 Oct 2019
Before to give you an answer, our apollogies in behalf of Joe Brown Adventures Team. We had contact you the next day of the tour to know your experiences and we received your comments, gave you an apollogies and proceed to investigate what happened in the tour. This was a isolate case, we took actions and always listen our customers experience and we are open to improve. We have an assistance line 24/7 to support for any incovenience, we could prevent this situation and we would have given you any refund or free service in Panama City. Again, our apologies and surely we will not repeat that situation as now
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Stephanie wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
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It was a beautiful experience although a very long and draining day! I went to Panama with my bf to celebrate my birthday. We were picked up at five in the morning to start our long journey to the islands! The journey consisted of a car ride, a stop for coffee and a breakfast
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from elvisramirez03, Propietario at San Blas Island-Hopping Day Trip from Panama City
Responded 6 Oct 2019
Thank you stephanie for leave a message with the details of the trip. We appreciate your time and we are so happy for served you
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Daryl C wrote a review Sep 2019
10 contributions4 helpful votes
San Blas Island hoping is one of the most enjoyable excursion you will ever experience when traveling to Panama. The view of the Islands as you travel to them by water (small boat) are breathtaking, there is a spot in the ocean that is shallow enough for one to stand and even
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Date of experience: October 2018
Response from elvisramirez03, Propietario at San Blas Island-Hopping Day Trip from Panama City
Responded 12 Sep 2019
Thank you for your time and beautiful words.
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Rachel E wrote a review Aug 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
It's definitely a long day and am early start, and the road to the east coast is no joke. But our driver Elvis was wonderful and we had a wonderful time relaxing on the islands. If you are looking for beautiful views and a very chill day, this tour is great. Pack snacks, drinks,
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from elvisramirez03, Propietario at San Blas Island-Hopping Day Trip from Panama City
Responded 12 Sep 2019
Thank you... We hope see you again!
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Mark H wrote a review Jun 2019
2 contributions
Be ready for the a 1 1/2 hour thrilling car ride to the boat location that starts early in the morning.
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Date of experience: June 2019
Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
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