Surfing in Panama, both Atlantic and Pacific coasts offer great beaches for surfing. Year-round national and international tournaments are organized. And more over the summer. Among the most popular beaches on the Pacific coast to 80kms from the City of Panama are: Punta Barco, Rio Mar and El Palmar. On the Azuero Peninsula are: Playa Santa Catalina in Veraguas and Los Santos Playa Venado. The Playa Santa Catalina, stands out as one of the best beaches in Central America to practice the sport of surfing for its big waves.
The locals are friendly, attentive and hospitable to tourists and visitors and people strive to feel comfortable. They learned over the years to live with people from all over the world, Americans, South Americans, Central Americans, Europeans, and from other countries who come every year to this spectacular place to challenge big waves. The same occurs in the Atlantic coast, in the Caribbean Sea, are the beautiful beaches of Bocas del Toro and Isla Grande where professional skills of national and international level are also organized. If you want to practice the sport of Kitesurfing and Windsurfing, the best place is the beach of Punta Chame 92 Kms from the City of Panama.
For more information about Surfing in Panama:
To practice the sport of Parasailing, Panama-Tourism recommends to contact:
• Hotel Royal Decameron. Phone: (507) 993-2255
• Panama Yacht Adventures. Phone: (507)263-2673
• Panamá Water Sport Adventure. Phone: (507) 314-0054/6671-9226