We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Coiba Island National Park

Features Animals
Isla de Coiba, Panama
+507 998-4271
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 160.00*
and up
Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park
More Info
US$ 1,300.00*
and up
One Day Offshore Fishing Trip in Santiago
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“santa catalina” (24 reviews)
“coiba island” (17 reviews)
“day trip” (12 reviews)
Isla de Coiba, Panama
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (147)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love the life & the nature and stay in Panama, it is a must to visit Cohiba island. Here in Cohiba island you try the wild natural paradise. White sands and crystalline waters. Especially place with tropical plants, birds and animals specific to...More

Thank CorinaTudoroiu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here in a small cruise. The snorkeling is excellent and great visibility. We took skiff tours around and saw lots of birds of many varieties. Hiking we spotted howler monkeys, turtles, and lots of varieties of birds.

Thank msa23_2000
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Coiba is a beautiful nature reserve. We went snorkeling and saw so many different fish, turtles, whales, dolphins. Amazing. But we didn' t get to see Coiba Island. The 20 dollars we had to pay for entering the park weren' t payed there but were...More

2  Thank lunavs
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nifhts at the ANAM ranger stations on the island. You can book by phoning and speaking in spanish, or we had help from Panama dive centre. Its $20 per night for a bed in a 6-bed dorm with AC. No sheets,...More

1  Thank Larissa R
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I've visited Panama 5 times now and this was the second time I was out on a boat tour to island. Every visitor should experience this, you see all sorts of wild life. We saw dolphins jumping out of the water, numerous sea turtles, snorkelled...More

2  Thank William H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The trip costs around 70 dollars, which might seem like a lot but trust me it's worth it! When you go to santa catalina you can book a daytrip to the national park of Coiba (50 dollars for the trip and lunch, 20 dollars entrance...More

5  Thank Alexander V
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We stayed 4 nights at "La Bueno Vida" to visit this difficult to access Unesco site. Having to choose among Santa Catalina's many tour operators, our hotel manager recommended "Watching Dolphin", 100 meters down the road, as they specialized in snorkeling/hiking tours of the park....More

9  Thank Gene J
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Very good experience with the Cebaco Bay sport fishing Team at coiba island .. We catch some fish there like Yellow Fin tuna, amberjack and Dorado.

Thank Oscar R
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing aquatic fauna sharks turtles fishes and monkeys and great beaches and not crowded and easy to reach via lancha

Thank Pierre C
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The trip to Coiba National Park is just unbelievable: snorkel with fishes, sharks, seaturtles in a white sand beach and crystal clear water. We did a day trip organized by the staff of our hotel (Mama Ines), it was very good. We traveled with two...More

1  Thank JulesRec
Nearby Restaurants
La Vieja Panaderia
226 reviews
55.31 km away
Las Lajas Beach Resort Restaurant & Bar
93 reviews
68.16 km away
La Isleta Restaurant
58 reviews
69.14 km away
Naturalmente Restaurante Mediterraneo
162 reviews
75.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Albergue Morro Negrito
26 reviews
50.01 km away
Panama Dive Center
339 reviews
55.15 km away
Cocaleca Tours
16 reviews
65.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Larissa R
20 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Pierre C | Reviewed this property |
Call them