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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  • Lovely to see a large number of stars, say that there are already many less but can be several making snorkeling and looking for a little bit, great nature!
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  • The beach is located about 40 minutes from Bocas Town, which can be reached by bus for $5. The beach has restaurants of seafood at good prices. The sea is Emerald without waves and warm water. Even though he is called single star I saw a great Star of the sea on its shore. The bad is that boats arriving reach the shore and disrupt the tranquility of the place. It is worth going if you are into mouths.
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  • Fun hike from Bocas Del Drago but there are star fish all along the way. No need to join the crowd. Get boat and have them take you to Swan's Cay bird sanctuary. Do not go on the island but snorkeling...  more »
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