San Blas Islands Vacation Packages
Panama City, Panamanian's capital, is located 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the southwest of San Blas Islands.
Consider using San Blas Islands as a launch pad for further adventures. This much-loved region is home to plenty of terrific cities, attractions and landscapes. Places in the vicinity of San Blas Islands are Santa Isabel, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east, and Chagres National Park, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the east.
Spend the time to really get to know Panama by learning about its history. A great place to begin is by visiting the area's traditional villages.
This region features a range of gentle pastimes. Why not spend some time bird watching or sunbathing and leave your worries behind. There are numerous ways for thrill seekers to enjoy the wide open spaces in and around San Blas Islands. Mountain biking and zip-lining are two popular ways active visitors can get their thrills.
Be sure to take your tastebuds on a tour through the culinary landscapes of Panama. Popularly used ingredients in this part of the world are rice and plantains. There are plenty of special food options here. Taste tamales (corn dough rolls) or corvina (baked fish). Panama is the perfect place to fill up on mouthwatering raspados (ice topped with sweet syrup). Relax and enjoy a Balboa, a popular beer in this region. Sample one of the most popular drinks such as resbaladera (chilled barley and rice drink).
When it is time to leave San Blas Islands, spend the last of your balboas on last-minute souvenirs and say Adiós (farewell).
Accommodation in San Blas Islands
Because there is only a small number of Expedia-accredited places to stay in San Blas Islands and its immediate surroundings, book early if you are planning on staying for a few days.
The Cabañas Isla Aguja, Hotel Porvenir, Coco Blanco and Cabañas Demar Achudup are worth checking out, since these hotels are listed with Expedia.