Boca del Drago, Bocas Town
(3.2/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Search crystal clear shallows for colorful starfish at Boca del Drago, where palms and mangroves line a white sandy bay. If you look closely, you will see plenty of starfish in the bay in all different colors and sizes-- many call this bay home. Over the years, this natural attraction has brought a hub of tourism to the bay, with plenty of beach restaurants now selling food, drinks and the odd souvenir. Out from the shore look for a small speckle of coral-- it offers good snorkelling conditions in calm waters. Remember not to touch the starfish. Take a look at our Bocas Town itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Boca del Drago and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This was one stop on an all day boat tour. We saw the starfish from above. Our guide jumped into the water and brought one up for us to touch even though we were told they would die if they were taken...  more »
  • Beautiful and peaceful place, deserted small beaches with the jungle just behind you, you can swim in the water as there's no big waves. 
  • We took a buss out here and you can either walk there for 10/15mins from the busstopp or take an taxi boat for few dollar pp and it was very beautiful place! very relaxing, has many bars and restauran...  more »