Starfish Beach, Bocas Town

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With white sand between your toes and turquoise waters lapping at your feet, Starfish Beach 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. Plan a Bocas Town trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • This is the big and popular beach. Good sun, sand and water. Most people get here by taxi from town,  more »
  • It is a very peaceful and beautiful beach! It is not necessary to pay a tour to get to the beach, you can go by bus, was taken to one side of the Park and is paid back and forth. You can bring food or buy at checkpoints q are opposite the beach.
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  • My daughter had been there about a year ago and was unwilling to believe what she had heard about Starfish Beach now...but it was very disappointing...lots of white plastic beach chairs on the water's...  more »
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