Discover more of the culture and intriguing history that surrounds Panama City in our Taboga Island One Day Tour to the Pearl Islands! Take a break from the traffic and glide away from the skyscrapers on our Taboga Island Express Fast Ferry to one of the best beach breaks in Panama.
Flexible departure times from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. allow you to sleep in or get an early start for a fantastic Panama City beach break ideal for cruise ship passengers too! Our Taboga Island Fast Ferry offers free WiFi on board as well as snacks and drinks for purchase. Take in spectacular views of the Bridge of the Americas and a unique photo ops of Panama City’s skyline in the comfort of shade or enjoy the sunshine and breeze out on the front deck. In just half an hour, you’ll dock on Taboga Island, or “The Island of the Flowers” as it is fondly referred as. The moment you step off the boat, take a deep breath and look around and you can be sure your Pearl Island beach break will be an unforgettable experience in Panama.
We provide beach umbrellas and chairs, so you can relax on the beach and snorkel in the crystal clear waters. “Moro Island” is just a quick swim or walk across the sand bar during low tide. This small island is home to several pirates’ graves, and was often visited by Captain Henry Morgan himself!
Our Taboga Island One Day Tour also includes a spectacular lunch with ceviche, 3 different choices of a main dish, side salad, and homemade dessert!
After you get your fill, you can enjoy a guided walk throughout the small town of Taboga that is home to roughly 800 friendly Panamanians. If you’re up for the challenge, we also offer a hike to the very summit of the island!
Our Taboga Island Fast Ferry returns to the Balboa Yacht Club at 3:00, 4:00, and 5:00 p.m. With snorkeling, hiking, and lunch all included in the Taboga Island tour, we imagine you’ll want to make the most of your day and stay until 5:00, but times are all flexible so it’s your choice!
Perfect for families looking for an all-inclusive beach break and cruise ship passengers on tight schedules, our Pearl Islands Beach break on Taboga Island is waiting for you. Space is limited so why wait? Book your discounted Panama boat tour with the Real Deal Tours today! A world of rich culture and beautiful scenery await you on our Taboga Island One Day Tour.
Wanna know more about Taboga Island? Our Real Deal Team member shares her experience in Taboga Island on this 2 part blog. Read part one here
- * Roundtrip ferry transportation
- * Bilingual Guide
- * Umbrellas and beach chairs
- * Lunch
- * Snorkel gear
- * Guided hike
- * Hotel Pick-up (optional at an additional charge)
Departures: 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM.
Length: 3-8 Hours, you decide!
- * Swimsuit
- * Towel
- * Sunscreen
- * Bottled water
- * Insect repellant
- * Hat
- * Change of clothes
- * Camera
- * Cash for tour balance, extra food and beverages, extra activities on the beach and tips for your guides and wait staff
Panama Cruise Ship Passengers: This is the perfect shore excursion in Panama for those who are less interested in history and more interested in some beach time. With the flexible schedules, this beach break is perfect for any cruise ship itinerary.
Children: Children from 4-12 years old. Children 3 and under free.
Notes: There are several extra activities available from Taboga Island such as snorkeling, 4x4 island tours, bird watching, bike rentals and fishing gear. Prices range from $15 to $50 per person so if you think you would like to participate, be sure to bring extra cash. Your guide can provide you with detailed information upon arrival.
Insider Tip If you are staying in a hotel, we recommend you include the hotel transport if you do not have your own vehicle. One way taxi fare is generally $10-$15, and our roundtrip transport is $20, a great deal. Amador and Balboa cruise ship passengers however are best to taxi or walk as this departs from Balboa Yacht Club.
IMPORTANT NOTICE!!! If you are not a Panamanian citizen, you MUST have your passport on you at all times in Panama.
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The Real Deal: $60.00
The Real Deal: $47.00
Taboga Island One Day Tour deposit is $8.00 per Adult and $8.00 per Child.
(The balance of $52.00 per Adult and $39.00 per Child in cash must be paid the day of the tour)
This tour departs at 8:00AM, 9:00AM and 11:00AM