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Walk from Bocas del Drago to Starfish beach - don't take the boats

If you take the water taxi, it takes you directly to Starfish beach, and you miss the most... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
VisitorfromNH
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New Hampshire
Star gazing

Great place to spend half a day. Many starfish, maybe less than the past, but still worth it... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
villamango
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nosara
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Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can go by bus from Bocas Town. Then arrive to Bocas del dragão and walk to Playa Estrella. Beautiful place with sea stars.

Thank Martaisgj
Reviewed 19 September 2018

If you take the water taxi, it takes you directly to Starfish beach, and you miss the most beautiful beach areas in between Bocas del Drago and Starfish beach. Otherwise, the taxi drops you at Bocas del Drago (if you have a good driver, he'll...More

Thank VisitorfromNH
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Solid spot to get in the water. Nice warm water to snorkel in. Saw a good amount of starfish and other small fish. I would recommend if you have the chance to get here.

1  Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

All the beaches in Bocas are very nice and Boca Del Drago is not exception. Wavy but fun. Soft sand and easy to get there- take a bus from the center, runs pretty smooth

Thank Karolina S
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Great place for swimming, snorkeling and beach walking. Very quite and there are no people pressuring you to do something.

Thank patagoniakid
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Great place to spend half a day. Many starfish, maybe less than the past, but still worth it, especially if you go snorkeling a bit further than the shore. Unfortunately, despite the sings, some people are still touching the starfish and taking them out of...More

Thank villamango
Reviewed 23 May 2018

On our first day we took a boat taxi with Captian Max. We were so lucky, for he was cheaper than a regular Taxi, came with a cooler. We stopped at a supermarket and bought snacks and drinks. He helped me carry everything. It was...More

2  Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 6 May 2018

a nice spot to see views, eat and swim and snorkel. We enjoyed this spot and would go again. peaceful and nice.

Thank solsenz
Reviewed 25 April 2018

By now all starfish are dead and only thing you can find here is cheap beer and expensive beach sits.

1  Thank patz_boom
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Try to find a spot towards the edges of this beach so you have more privacy. Be careful of the tiny prickly coral things that might pinch your foot.

Thank mariessima
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