Panama is a paradise of sun, ocean and beaches, offers a great variety of interesting sites for sport diving through spectacular coral reefs located in the Pacific Ocean: Archipielago of Las Perlas, Coiba Island, Taboga Island, Golf of Chiriqui as well as in the Caribbean: San Blas, Bocas del Toro, Isla Iguana, Portobelo, Isla Grande.
Coiba Island is famous for its abundance in sharks, dolphins, turtles and fish of large sizes. In the Golf of Chiriqui and Contadora Island you may watch whales in migration. In the province of Bocas del Toro and Colon a wonderful aquatic paradises exist, where they offer different packages and tours to go diving in their beautiful waters and coral reefstypical of the Atlantic Ocean.
In the Zapatilla Island (Bocas del Toro, Bastimentos Island) you can perform cave diving at a depth of 40 feet around giant coral reef walls. The months of April, May, November and December are the best for diving in these areas. Isla Grande (Province of Colon) for example, located at only three hours from the city of Panama, is a tropical and picturesque paradise, where a great variety of fish and corals inhabit, and ideal for who is a diving aficionado.
The Archipielago of San Blas, is also very well known for its crystalline waters and abundant fish. Here you may find more that three hundred islands of very small sizes but of an incomparable beauty that has nothing to envy of other Caribbean islands.
Courses, Shop, and Diving rent equipments
|Panamá Dive Adventures||507-800-3483||http://www.dive.com.pa/|
|Starfleet Scuba (Bocas del Toro)||507-757-9630||http://www.starfleetscuba.com|
|Panama Sailing and Diving Adventures||507-6668-6849/6628-6864||http://www.panamasailing.com|
|Bocas Water Sports||(507) 7579541||http://www.bocaswatersports.com|
|The Dutch Pirate (Bocas del Toro)||507-6567-1812||http://www.thedutchpirate.com|