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Isla Bastimentos

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Sitting fairly close to the mainland and just a short boat ride from Bocas del Toro International Airport, the well-connected but still preserved Isla Bastimentos offers access to a national park of protected rainforest and coastline, as well as an abundance of small, uninhabited islands dotted just offshore. A trip to Isla Bastimentos ensures an opportunity to explore the surrounding coral reefs by snorkeling or scuba diving, as well as a chance to spot the brightly colored poison-dart frogs that give the island's main marina its name. Isla Bastimentos is in Bocas del Toro Province. Make the most of your holiday in Isla Bastimentos by finding out about its attractions and choosing what to see using our Panama tour itinerary maker tool .
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Where to stay in Isla Bastimentos

The most popular place to stay on Isla Bastimentos is on the island's northwest coast, looking over the water at Old Bank. There, you can choose from a selection of budget and mid-range hostels, lodges, and bed and breakfasts, all of which offer direct access to the beach. Red Frog Beach, looking north over the water, also serves as a popular place to look for accommodations.
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