Bocas Town: Itineraries & tips



"Bocas Town is basically made up of two main streets with lots of tourist shops selling beach and surf gear, lots and lots of restaurants and cafes, and like ten supermarkets."heartmybackpack.com
"Bocas Town is full of hostels, but if you're not interested in a party atmosphere head to Hostal Hansi ."trans-americas.com
"Bocas Town is rife with companies that will take you out into the clear waters of the archipelago for a day or half a day to visit numerous reefs and marine life spots."justapack.com
"Bocas Town is centered around a small stretch of shops, restaurants, hotels and colorful Caribbean clapboard houses."theblondeabroad.com
"Bocas Town is kind of the backpacker hub for all the tours and activities on Bocas del Toro, so a lot of backpackers will stay here and then take day tours to the other islands."heartmybackpack.com
"Bocas Town is a hub for dining, shopping and nightlife, and music flows from bars into the night."goworldtravel.com

Southwest Panama

Bocas Towns location

Bocas Town at a glance

Very Touristic



3-4 nights


Cheap (2 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Bocas Town


Bocas Del Toro International Airport (BOC)

Cap Manuel Niño International Airport (CHX)

About Bocas Town

Bocas Town is a village (Panama) with 5,380 people. Also adore the wonderful walks along the sea at Bocas Town. Bocas Town is located in north Panama. Also you will find a lot of nature in Bocas Town.

Things to do

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Eat & drink

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The food!

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