Playa Estrella, Bocas Town

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With white sand between your toes and turquoise waters lapping at your feet, Playa Estrella ofers swimming and other beach activities. The site is famous for and named after the giant bright orange starfish that call this area home. Take a swim in the clear, shallow waters or rent a kayak or water bike and explore the surrounding area. Take time to spot the giant starfish, but refrain from touching them. Nearby, dine on fresh seafood at a local restaurant or try a cocktail. You will access the bay via minibus from neighboring towns or by water taxi. Use our Bocas Town itinerary planner to add Playa Estrella and other attractions to your Bocas Town vacation plans.
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  • There are MANY better beaches in the Carribean than in Bocas del Toro. Bocas Town is a backpacker, surfer, hippie destination.This beach was quiet until noon and then the various snack shacks blasted ...  more »
  • If you are looking to check out some sea stars, starfish beach is the place to go. It was a bit surreal (but, very awesome) to sea so many, huge sea stars just chilling on the sea floor. 
  • Es una parada obligatoria al visitar el archipielago de Bocas, aguas calmas, ambiente muy bueno, hay pequeños restaurantes y lugar para comprar bebidas alcoholicas, eso si solo en efectivo, por favor ...  more »