Costa Rica & Panama
Treasures of Costa Rica & the Panama : Panama City to Puerto Caldera
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Location

Panama-Costa Rica

Travel Period

04 January 2020 - 01 February 2020

From (Port)

Flamenco Marina, Panama City

Duration

8 days

Price

From 2331 $ per person



General Info

Experience a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unraveling the Pacific Ocean coast line of Costa Rica and the Panama. We will reach the Nature National Park of Manuel Antonio and the Curu Nature Reserve. Witness life in the Darrien Jungle, swim and snorkel in Coiba, Curu and Tortuga islands. Each day you will discover a new port of call, a hidden cove with crystal blue waters to cool you, and rich flora and fauna diversity to intrigue you.

At a Glance

Variety Cruise At a Glance
  • Day 1 | Saturday: Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama
  • Day 2 | Sunday: Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama
  • Day 3 | Monday: Playa Muerto/Darrien, Panama
  • Day 4 | Tuesday: Granito de Oro/Coiba islands, Panama
  • Day 5 | Wednesday: Gofito - Casa Orquideas - Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
  • Day 6 | Thursday: Quepos - Playa Biesanz - Curu Island, Costa Rica
  • Day 7 | Friday: Curu - Tortuga Island, Costa Rica
  • Day 8 | Saturday: Tortuga Island - Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica

Day by Day

Variety Day
Day 1 | Saturday

Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama

Embarkation - 15:00 - In Marina Flamenco - Welcome reception and safety drill. Late afternoon optional walking tour in old Panama City, Casco Viejo. Overnight in port.
Variety Day
Day 2 | Sunday

Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama

Morning optional excursion to explore the Gatun Lake and the Fort San Lorenzo Spanish Historical Forts. Visit the Panama Canal Expansion Observation Center in Gatun and enjoy lunch there. Return to Panama city and visit the Canal Museum and watch the movements of ships in the locks. Late afternoon sailing to Playa Muerto, Darrien.
Variety Day
Day 3 | Monday

Playa Muerto/Darrien, Panama

Optional excursion in the Darrien National park. We reach Playa Muerto by tenders ( wet landing ) and reach an Emberra Village where we are welcomed by Emberra Indians, one of the 7 indigenous groups living in Panama. They are proud and very friendly and known for their beautiful handicrafts and well preserved traditions. We will be invited to share their lunch and dance with them. Later in the afternoon we return to the ship. Afternoon sailing to Coiba Island – Overnight at sea.
Variety Day
Day 4 | Tuesday

Granito de Oro/Coiba islands, Panama

Midday arrival in Granito de Oro, for swimming and snorkelling in a pristine environment. Deck BBQ and sailing to nearby Coiba Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest island in Central America. Early afternoon guided walking tour with our Ship Naturalist who will take you for a short walk up hill to discover the local forest and animal life. In the afternoon, we leave Coiba and sail to Golfito.

 

Variety Day
Day 5 | Wednesday

Gofito - Casa Orquideas - Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica

We reach Golfito in the early morning for immigration procedures before continuing our sailing to nearby CASA ORQUIDEAS where we anchor. After lunch, we reach by Casa Orquideas by tender, a beautiful flowers sanctuary. Optional excursion in the grounds and time to swim at the end of the visit. We then sail into Golfito. We reach Puerto Jimenez early in the afternoon. Optional OSA PENINSULA excursion. The park is part of one of the biological corridors leading to the Corcovado National Park and offers the opportunity for a smooth walk in secondary forest and interaction with endemic animal life. Overnight at sea to Quepos.
Variety Day
Day 6 | Thursday

Quepos - Playa Biesanz - Curu Island, Costa Rica

Morning arrival in Quepos and transfer to the Manuel Antonio National Park, for your morning Optional Excursion, one of the highlights of the cruise. After lunch you can take one of the optional Forest Canopy excursion. Afternoon sailing to nearby Playa Biesanz. Playa Biesanz afternoon swim. (Forest Canopy tour excursion participants rejoin the ship in Playa Biesanz). Late afternoon sailing to CURU. Late evening arrival in Curu. Overnight at anchor.
Variety Day
Day 7 | Friday

Curu - Tortuga Island, Costa Rica

Morning optional walking excursion in the Curu Nature Reserve with the local Rangers and our ship Naturalist. Late in the morning we rejoin the ship for a short sailing to Tortuga Island. We arrive in Tortuga Island at noon for swimming and snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters of this paradise island before joining in for our Beach BBQ. Tropical Farewell evening with dinner and party. Overnight at anchor.
Variety Day
Day 8 | Saturday

Tortuga Island - Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica

Morning sailing to Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica. Disembarkation 8 to 9:30 am after breakfast.
  • Day 1 | Saturday

    Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama

    Embarkation - 15:00 - In Marina Flamenco - Welcome reception and safety drill. Late afternoon optional walking tour in old Panama City, Casco Viejo. Overnight in port.
  • Day 2 | Sunday

    Flamenco Marina/Panama City, Panama

    Morning optional excursion to explore the Gatun Lake and the Fort San Lorenzo Spanish Historical Forts. Visit the Panama Canal Expansion Observation Center in Gatun and enjoy lunch there. Return to Panama city and visit the Canal Museum and watch the movements of ships in the locks. Late afternoon sailing to Playa Muerto, Darrien.
  • Day 3 | Monday

    Playa Muerto/Darrien, Panama

    Optional excursion in the Darrien National park. We reach Playa Muerto by tenders ( wet landing ) and reach an Emberra Village where we are welcomed by Emberra Indians, one of the 7 indigenous groups living in Panama. They are proud and very friendly and known for their beautiful handicrafts and well preserved traditions. We will be invited to share their lunch and dance with them. Later in the afternoon we return to the ship. Afternoon sailing to Coiba Island – Overnight at sea.
  • Day 4 | Tuesday

    Granito de Oro/Coiba islands, Panama

    Midday arrival in Granito de Oro, for swimming and snorkelling in a pristine environment. Deck BBQ and sailing to nearby Coiba Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest island in Central America. Early afternoon guided walking tour with our Ship Naturalist who will take you for a short walk up hill to discover the local forest and animal life. In the afternoon, we leave Coiba and sail to Golfito.

     

  • Day 5 | Wednesday

    Gofito - Casa Orquideas - Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica

    We reach Golfito in the early morning for immigration procedures before continuing our sailing to nearby CASA ORQUIDEAS where we anchor. After lunch, we reach by Casa Orquideas by tender, a beautiful flowers sanctuary. Optional excursion in the grounds and time to swim at the end of the visit. We then sail into Golfito. We reach Puerto Jimenez early in the afternoon. Optional OSA PENINSULA excursion. The park is part of one of the biological corridors leading to the Corcovado National Park and offers the opportunity for a smooth walk in secondary forest and interaction with endemic animal life. Overnight at sea to Quepos.
  • Day 6 | Thursday

    Quepos - Playa Biesanz - Curu Island, Costa Rica

    Morning arrival in Quepos and transfer to the Manuel Antonio National Park, for your morning Optional Excursion, one of the highlights of the cruise. After lunch you can take one of the optional Forest Canopy excursion. Afternoon sailing to nearby Playa Biesanz. Playa Biesanz afternoon swim. (Forest Canopy tour excursion participants rejoin the ship in Playa Biesanz). Late afternoon sailing to CURU. Late evening arrival in Curu. Overnight at anchor.
  • Day 7 | Friday

    Curu - Tortuga Island, Costa Rica

    Morning optional walking excursion in the Curu Nature Reserve with the local Rangers and our ship Naturalist. Late in the morning we rejoin the ship for a short sailing to Tortuga Island. We arrive in Tortuga Island at noon for swimming and snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters of this paradise island before joining in for our Beach BBQ. Tropical Farewell evening with dinner and party. Overnight at anchor.
  • Day 8 | Saturday

    Tortuga Island - Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica

    Morning sailing to Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica. Disembarkation 8 to 9:30 am after breakfast.

Dates & Prices

What is Included

Cruise fares mentioned are per person in double occupancy and exclude Port Charges.
*Offer Rate: Terms & Conditions apply for  Early Bird Offers & Special Offers. For more information please visit the Special Offers section.

Date Category C Category B Category A Port Charges
04 January 2020 -10% $ 2590 $ 2331 $ 2990 $ 2691 $ 3890 $ 3501 $ 450
01 February 2020 -10% $ 2590 $ 2331 $ 2990 $ 2691 $ 3890 $ 3501 $ 450
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Highlights

Darrien Jungle & Emberra Tribe


You will be welcomed by Emberra Indians, one of the 7 indigenous groups living in Panama. Be inspired by their beautiful handicrafts and well preserved traditions, share lunch and dance with them..

Manuel Antonio National Park


As you venture deep into Manuael Antonio National Park in Quepos, our guest Naturalist will help you spot on the treetops for endangered white-faced Capuchin monkeys, howler monkeys three-toed sloths.

Casa Orquideas Flower Sanctuary


A beautiful garden that contains all sorts of tropical plants. Visit the medicinal garden and indulge your senses with the beauty and perfume of the enormous amount of flowers in different colors and shapes.

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