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Bocas del Toro, Panama


After picking you up at your hotel, we will go by microbus to Sixaola, which is the town on the border with Panama. We will cross the Rio Sixaola, pass through immigration and then take another bus which will take us to Almirante where a ferry boat will take us to Bocastown on Isla Colon (the  Your guide will then take you to your hotel to settle in.

You will have the rest of the day free to visit one of the nearby islands or just have a walk in town.

The following day the guide will pick you up at your hotel to begin a full day boat tour. First you will take a boat to Dolphin Bay first, then to some snorkeling spots and finally to visit the spectacular Red Frog beach.

Those on the 2 day tour will then return to the hotel to pickup up your luggage and start the trip back to Puerto Viejo.   Those on the 3 day tour will enjoy the evening in Bocastown and then return to Puerto Viejo the next day after breakfast. 

Package information:

Important note: We cannot comfirm your booking until we have received the complete passport info for ALL passengers. Not providing this info in a timely manner will be treated as a no-show.
Duration: 2 days/1 night or 3 days/2 nights
Cost per person: Please fill out the booking inquiry form with your dates and other details and we will respond with a price quote.
Includes: • Return transportation from Puerto Viejo area hotels to Colon Island in Bocas del Toro, Panama • One or two nights of lodging in a hotel of your choice in one of our partner hotel • Boat tour through the Bocas archipelago, visit of the Dolphin bay, snorkeling at Cayo Coral (mask and snorkel included) and visit of the Red Frog Beach • Local guide • Gecko Trail Adventures service charge
Not included: • Border-crossing fee of $3 per person • Bocas airport departure tax $15 for those choosing the return to San Jose by air option • $10 additional charge per person for pickup in Cahuita • Single supplement if single room(s) needed (note this tour requires a minimum of two persons to operate so if you are traveling solo we will need to try to schedule you on the same day as another traveler)
What to bring: Bathing suit, sunglasses, sunscreen, towel Passport and onward ticket leaving Costa Rica (or Panama if you are ending the tour their) for border crossing

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Bocas del Toro, Panama - Booking Form

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Return transport option:
Base price includes boat/van transport back to Puerto Viejo. Returning by air/shuttle to San Jose will add $234/$49 per person. If you are continuing your trip from Bocas select No return transportation and $10 p/p will be deducted.
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We will contact you by email not by phone except in the case of emergencies or when we are unable to reach you by email
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International Identification requirements*

We cannot confirm your booking until we have received the complete passport and other required info for ALL passengers. Not providing this info in a timely manner will be treated as a no-show.

Shuttle passengers crossing international borders (Costa Rica to/from Panama or Nicaragua) are required to give us additional info. Please specify in the box above for EACH passenger:
• Passport number
• Complete name as shown on passport
• Country of passport
• Date of Birth
• Occupation
• Destination hotel for Bocas del Toro bound passengers
• Passengers to Managua or Panama City on Tico Bus service must also email or fax us a color copy of their passport before we can confirm their booking.

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Pickup city*
Pickup location/hotel*
$10 additional p/p for pickup in Cahuita
Drop-off city*
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If choosing San Jose please choose return transportation option above (air or shuttle) as well. Cahuita dropoff $10 additional p/p.
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Terms and conditions
  1. Most tours and activities run daily but have reached capacity on your date or haven\'t reached a minimum number of persons required for the tour to operate. If we are unable to accommodate you on your chosen date, we will, at your option, either reschedule your date or refund your payment, less bank fees, promptly.
  2. Tours will depart daily regardless of weather unless conditions would make it unsafe so please be prepared for the possibility of rain.
  3. For tours within Costa Rica please always make sure to carry a copy of your valid passport and your last entry stamp with you. For day and multi-day trips that involve border-crossing you must carry your valid passport and a copy of it with you at all times. Border crossing fees may apply.
  4. For multi-day packages, we require a minimum 50% deposit before we start confirming hotels, tours, etc. Full payment must be received three to four weeks before the start of your tour.
  5. Should we be unable to accomodate you at your requested accommodation choice, we will offer you choice of other accommodations and advise any price difference or we will refund your payment promptly (your choice).
  6. Prices are not valid for extra-high season weeks of Christmas, New Years or Easter. Please inquire for pricing and availability for those weeks.
  7. All cancellations of multi-day package bookings will incur a minimum $25 cancellation fee, increasing with the amount of time we spent on your booking plus any bank or vendor charges, as these require substantial staff and planning time.
  8. The client is also responsible for any fees charged by the vendor as they have committed resources to your tour and may have more restrictive policies. The more notice you give us, the more likely we will be able to reaccommodate you.
  9. Any cancellation is subject to a 3 to 5% fee, depending on the payment type, to cover bank charges. Or we will be happy to apply your payment to another service.
  10. Should you need to make date, time or route changes after we have started booking your trip, we are happy to help. A Gecko Trail service charge will apply plus any vendor change fees if applicable.
  11. Please note that we cannot comfirm your booking until we have received the complete passport info for ALL passengers.
  12. Effective since Feb 1st 2011, every person crossing the Panamanian-Costa Rican border has to provide a copy of their passport and pay a fee of $3.
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Bocas del Toro, Panama - Terms and Conditions

  1. Most tours and activities run daily but have reached capacity on your date or haven\'t reached a minimum number of persons required for the tour to operate. If we are unable to accommodate you on your chosen date, we will, at your option, either reschedule your date or refund your payment, less bank fees, promptly.
  2. Tours will depart daily regardless of weather unless conditions would make it unsafe so please be prepared for the possibility of rain.
  3. For tours within Costa Rica please always make sure to carry a copy of your valid passport and your last entry stamp with you. For day and multi-day trips that involve border-crossing you must carry your valid passport and a copy of it with you at all times. Border crossing fees may apply.
  4. For multi-day packages, we require a minimum 50% deposit before we start confirming hotels, tours, etc. Full payment must be received three to four weeks before the start of your tour.
  5. Should we be unable to accomodate you at your requested accommodation choice, we will offer you choice of other accommodations and advise any price difference or we will refund your payment promptly (your choice).
  6. Prices are not valid for extra-high season weeks of Christmas, New Years or Easter. Please inquire for pricing and availability for those weeks.
  7. All cancellations of multi-day package bookings will incur a minimum $25 cancellation fee, increasing with the amount of time we spent on your booking plus any bank or vendor charges, as these require substantial staff and planning time.
  8. The client is also responsible for any fees charged by the vendor as they have committed resources to your tour and may have more restrictive policies. The more notice you give us, the more likely we will be able to reaccommodate you.
  9. Any cancellation is subject to a 3 to 5% fee, depending on the payment type, to cover bank charges. Or we will be happy to apply your payment to another service.
  10. Should you need to make date, time or route changes after we have started booking your trip, we are happy to help. A Gecko Trail service charge will apply plus any vendor change fees if applicable.
  11. Please note that we cannot comfirm your booking until we have received the complete passport info for ALL passengers.
  12. Effective since Feb 1st 2011, every person crossing the Panamanian-Costa Rican border has to provide a copy of their passport and pay a fee of $3.