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San Blas Day Tour visiting the famous "Money Heist" island & native Kuna village provided by Tao Travel 365

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San Blas Day Tour visiting the famous "Money Heist" island & native Kuna village

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 28/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 28/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Have you heard of the amazing San Blas Islands of Panama? Maybe you watched the famous Netflix series "Money Heist" (Casa de Papel) and wondered where the beautiful island scenes of Season 2 were filmed? With some of the most spectacular beaches in all of the world, and with less than 10% of the islands being inhabited by the Guna tribe, you'll be exploring 4 of the 365 islands and experience not only the beautiful paradise beaches, but also visit the original "Money Heist" island and a traditional Kuna village, where you can learn about the culture and traditions and oftentimes witness their dances. We offer you the best of everything: • Timely pick-up from your Panama City lodging in spacious, comfortable 4x4 transportation if choosing our optional roundtrip transportation service. • All our boats have sun protection with big awnings. • A quality lunch prepared in a CLEAN kitchen with FRESH ingredients. • Snorkel equipment for each guest • Complimentary, handmade Kuna bracelet
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Carti Parking and Boat Terminal
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Panama City
  • 1
    Isla Perro
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    San Blas Islands
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    San Blas Islands
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    San Blas Islands
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Carti Parking and Boat Terminal
    Panama
    For travelers meeting us in Carti, please note that only SUV type vehicles are allowed to enter the Guna Yala territory. Our tour starts in the Dibin Tupile port
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Important Information
Departure Point
Carti Parking and Boat Terminal, Panama
Duration
14h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Shared boat/lancha transportation all day
  • Snorkel Equipment (snorkel and mask)
  • Tour to Isla Perro, Isla Yansailadup, Isla Chichime and Natural Pool
  • One beverage: Bottle of water, soda or beer
  • Island Taxes: Entrance to Isla Perro, Isla Yansailadup, Isla Chichime.
  • Fried fish or chicken with rice and salad
  • Entry/Admission - Isla Perro
  • Entry/Admission - San Blas Islands
Exclusions
  • Guna Entrance Fee ($22 for Internationals, $7 for Panamanian residents)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The boat transfer from the port to the islands may be bumpy with some sea spray. If you are sensitive to motion sickness, please prepare accordingly by bringing appropriate medication. You may also get wet, so please bring some water protection for your luggage and yourself
  • “+Movil” and “Digicel” are the cell phone companies that have reception in San Blas.
  • PLEASE DO NOT FORGET TO BRING YOUR ORGINAL PASSPORT. WITHOUT IT, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE GUNA TERRITORY AND THE SAN BLAS ISLANDS.
  • Please be advised that San Blas is in the Guna territory, which is an autonomous, Indian zone. The services are very basic. The Gunas will be providing all touristic services, such as meal preparations, car and boat transportations, lodging, and tour guiding. We are proud to be working with this friendly tribe and with each booking we give back to the community, supporting their customs and their traditional way of life. We kindly ask you to respect this beautiful culture and their simple way of life, leaving your expectations behind and learning about their innocent culture.
  • Departure time is between 5:00am and 5:45am from your Panama City lodging. If staying at Playa Bonita area, your departure time is 5:00am. ( If choosing our optional round trip transportation service)
  • The car ride to San Blas takes 2.5 hours and for about one hour the drive leads through windy roads. If you get motion-sick, please plan accordingly. ( If choosing our optional round trip transportation service)
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • You are welcome to bring a cooler with your own drinks, potable water, snacks and beverages (fruit juice or alcohol). The driver will stop at a supermarket on the way to San Blas in order for you to purchase additional items.
  • In San Blas Islands there are no ATMs, only cash in received. You can buy drinks there, snacks, souvenirs etc.
  • Infants need to sit on laps.
  • We recommend that you bring your personal hygiene items, such as towels, sunscreen, hats, mosquito repellent.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emily wrote a review Jan 2020
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I am a huge fan of the Money Heist series on Netflix and when I saw this tour we immediately booked it. This tour was definitely one of our highlights while visiting Panama. The drive to San blas was a little rough with lots of windy roads but it was well worth it. We were
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Date of experience: January 2020
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By: Tao Travel 365
O1727KRsarahs
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The perfect San Blas alternative
We had originally booked a San Blas Day Tour. However, since San Blas remains closed due to Covid, we were recommen
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mike29er78
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Once in a lifetime experience!
This was by far the best experience my girlfriend and I have ever been on. Entering the Darien jungle and getting t
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gaymonh
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We love San Blas!!!
My family and I took this San Blas tour last February, right before this pandemic started. 8 months later we still
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DeniseHewer
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The Islands are Beautiful!
I can't say enough good things about the islands and our Guna hosts. I was surprised at how small the islands are,
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zenithlasers
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A Beach day in Paradise!!!
We decided on this tour to spend a whole day relaxing on the beach. We've done the San Blas day tour before, which
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Jarabbo
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Joe
Mike and Paola are beautiful souls. They were able to accommodate me fairly last minute on their boat. I took a sol
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Sunsetlover_2020
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Phenomenal
The islands and adventure getting there was phenomenal !! I contacted Paola literally two hours before the trip and
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Markcrk
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Magical!
Where to start? Magical- yes Communication- yes Exciting- yes. When we arrived to Panama City here were thunder sto
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andrewwI8318EL
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This was an amazing experience
We spent the day in paradise. The pictures you see online don't do these islands justice! When we arrived at our fi
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davidfC3939AQ
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The highlight of our Panama visit!!!!
This was absolutely the best trip we have ever done. The islands of San Blas are gorgeous, the kuna people were so
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funtravler815
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Amazing Islands, Rough transportation
Get ready for a long drive and bit of motion sickness. We booked this excursion, thinking it was only a two hour d
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madiancgn
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Na Cuna! Great people, great islands.
We had a wonderfull day with Adrian and the other Cuna. Adrian is a great driver and a engaged guide. He always kne
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707zz
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No one warns you about the ride!
Please note, the islands in San Blas are beautiful. With that being said, you spend majority of your day in a BEYON
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barrywY7867GL
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Great experience, its a long day for older peaple but definately worth the while.
The day in the islands was beautiful. if the water is rough though , sit farther in the back of the boat. I was in
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RamonV314
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Absolutely beautiful and the Guna culture interesting
Absolutely loved our day tour of San Blas. Paola very helpful in answering questions and with booking. Beautiful is
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  • Duration: 14h
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