Boca del Drago, Bocas Town

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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. Use our Bocas Town travel route planner to arrange your visit to Boca del Drago and other attractions in Bocas Town.
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  • This destination is offered as part of tours but offers no more than a couple of restaurants, there are no shops or trails, in general is a village, but there is no great attraction.
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  • You can go by bus from Bocas Town. Then arrive to Bocas del dragão and walk to Playa Estrella. Beautiful place with sea stars.  more »
  • It is the beach of passage to beach star is very nice place but it is worthwhile to continue along the path that takes you to the beach star
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