Surfing Trips in Bocas Del Toro

Surfing in Bocas Del Toro, Panama is different from surfing in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Nicaragua or any other places in Central America.  The surf in Bocas is island/reef surf, similar to what a surfer might find in the South Pacific or Indian Ocean.

The Bocas del Toro surf season generally starts around November and begins to calm around April, although the peak of summer in June and July can bring a mini-season which provides a great window to surf Panama’s Caribbean.

The three best qualities of Bocas Del Toro surfing are:
  • Consistent Swell
  • Quality and Powerful Surf
  • A Tropical Surfing Experience
There are vast variety of surf breaks in Bocas:
  • Bluff Beach - Advanced Level Surfer.
  • Silverbacks - Advanced/Pro spot only
  • Carenaro Island - Intermediate/Expert
  • Paunch Reef - Intermediate/Expert
  • Dump - Advanced
  • Inner Dump - Intermediate/Expert
  • Tiger Tails - Intermediate/Expert                                  
  • Punta Toro     
  • Old Man's - perfect for all skill levels and under head high, it is a perfect longboard wave
  • Sand Fly Bay - If you are a beginner, or want to learn to surf, this is the place to be. 

Contact Garden of Eden about surfing trip packages and more information about surfing adventures in Bocas Del Toro, Panama 

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