San Blas is one of the last pristine island archipelagos in this world with an indigenous Guna population that to this day still lives in a very simple and happy way. We are offering an amazing experience staying in ONE OF OUR NEWLY BUILT San Blas Over-the-Water cabins that will allow our guests a glimpse of paradise.
Your adventure starts early in the morning. We offer optional transportation service (extra cost USD 50 p.p. from Panama City or USD 60 p.p. from Playa Bonita area), picking you up from your hotel/lodging. Kindly be ready to meet your driver between 5:15am and 5:45am who will safely transport you and up to five other guests to the Port of Carti. Relax and start enjoying during the 2.5 hour journey through the spectacular jungle highlands, spotting wildlife such as sloths and monkeys. (Please note: This is a curvy road, so please prepare accordingly, if you get motion-sick).
Please don't forget to bring your passports for the Kuna territory entrance and $22 p.p. payable in cash to the border patrol.
At 8:30am your lancha/boat driver will be waiting for you at the Port of San Blas to take you to your island (extra cost $50 p.p. payable to the boat driver).
Arriving at Isla Wailidup you will be able to swim in the pristine waters, explore the island, savor delicious meals, or just relax on your private patio gazing at a spectacular San Blas sunset. You can also elect to participate in a complimentary San Blas island day tour, where you can visit 2 other islands of San Blas and the Natural Pools
Typical Day on the island:
After a delicious breakfast, start enjoying the island. Spend a day relaxing under a palm tree, bathing in the warm turquoise ocean or make friends with the Kuna family that takes care of the island and the cabins. Lunch and dinner are served in the outdoor, ocean view restaurant or on your private balcony, where you can enjoy your dinner while watching a spectacular sunset. San Blas will guarantee to take your worries away as you start getting in tune with the relaxed island atmosphere.
We will serve another delicious breakfast at the island. Start saying good-bye to your new Kuna friends and get ready for the boat ride back to the port of Carti, where your driver will be waiting for you to drive you back to Panama City.
By 4pm, your driver will be waiting for you at the port and safely transport you back to your hotel in Panama City, arriving by approx. 7pm
NOTE ADDITIONAL COSTS PER PERSON:
- Round-trip car transportation $50
- Round-trip boat transportation $50
- Kuna territory entrance fee $22