Taboga Island Land Tours 

Taboga Facts

  • A small Pacific island group of jungle covered mountains located in Gulfo de Panama 12 miles from Panama City
  • Has two adjoining island attached by a beach covered by high tide
  • Gulfo de Panama has tides of 11 to 18 feet change twice a day
  • San Pedro Village was occupied by Indians prior to Spanish arrival
  • A Spanish village established in 1513
  • The second oldest Catholic living church in all the Americas established in 1523
  • Taboga was a key port used for the conquest of the Americas
  • Taboga has a place in history tied into the development of the total Pacific coast
  • Taboga has the best beach only 30 minutes from Panama city and was the key Panama sea port for 400 years
  • Taboga is a quiet village of a thousand friendly people with few cars and everyone walks

View History of Taboga

Taboga has small hotels

  • Agua Sol Villa Hotel a beach-front Lodge with the Ocean Rock Cafe directly on the mar

  • Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel  has food service above the village with excellent bay view and next to the jungle

  • Hotel Verde Tropical has food service in the village located up stairs above the beach road has an excellent ocean and bay view.

  • Mondeys plus food service on the village Plaza

  • Chu hotel, bar and food service on the beach

Experience Taboga

Guided Tours enable you to see an learn about Taboga´s nature, history, and village life

Reserve boat and take a circle Island tour from the boat dock 2 1/2 hours. Enjoy the beach and pleasure boats up to 60 at anchor off the popular Taboga beach near Morro island. Relax and do nothing, swim, drink a beer and enjoy the beach color and views under an umbrella.

Taboga is a beautiful tropical jungle mountain island with a 500 year living Village unique in all of the Americas featuring the best beaches only 30 minutes from Panama City

Taboga is a green tropical jungle and 1,200 foot mountain island with grand ancient trees, Birds, Iguana, mountain ocean and costal views, Rugged costal cliffs, Hundreds of Flower species, Ant eaters, grave stones, crosses, WWII ruins, Air navigation towers, Historic ruins from early 1500´s, Second oldest church in Americas 1524, village homes on narrow paths winding up the hillside, thousands of Pelicans and Cormorants nesting on the back side of the island.

Taboga is the place to visit year round for a day or week

Taboga has no earth quakes or Hurricanes and only short rain squalls coming from the ocean during the wet season from April thru December 15th.

Taboga is a fishing village

Fishing the waters of this part of the Pacific Ocean is the home of some of the best sport fishing in the world. Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Pacific Sailfish, Yellow fin Tuna, Rooster fish, Wahoo, Cubera Snapper, Corvina, and Amberjack, just to name a handful. Isla Taboga is a fishing town. Everybody on the island over the age of 15 can be your guide to some of the best fishing in the world.

What to pack (Taboga Attire)

Beach shoes, sandals, light short sleeve shirts, bathing suite, shorts, sun glasses, sun block, bug repellant, hat, tee shirts,

Must bring cash to Taboga

Cash is required few only three small hotels accept Visa and Master cards. No ATM machines are on Island.

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