Surf in Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro, in the Panamanian Caribbean, is a globally renowned destination for surfing. Figures like Julian Wilson, Benji Weatherly, Kalani Robb, the very famous Kelly Slater, and many others have chosen Bocas as their surfing destination.

One of Bocas’ main characteristics is its considerable number of surf spots, compared to other destinations in Panamá, and you will find all kinds of waves: point breaks, reef breaks, tubes, rights, and lefts.

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The main spots are located on the three largest islands of the archipelago: Isla Colón, Isla Carenero and Isla Bastimentos. Moving between them is really easy, fast and inexpensive, as they are very close to each other. You will only need a water taxi, which can cost between $6.00 and $10.00 round trip.

The three islands offer classes and surf camps that attract surfers and amateurs from all over the world. Rental surfboards are also available in many places, even in hotels, so you do not have to travel with yours.

When to go?

When to go?

If you come to Bocas del Toro to fully enjoy its waves, come from December to March. These are the best months as the waves are high and very frequent.

The Best Surf Spots in Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro is the perfect destination for your next surf trip. Whether you are an experienced surfer looking for intense emotions or you are still learning, this tropical jewel gives you an unforgettable experience in the water. Here are 10 of the best places to surf in Bocas

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