Senior Travel in Bocas del toroEdit This
Bocas del Toro may be a paradise for the adventurous who like to
snorkel and surf, but it also has many possibilities for mature travelers
who prefer a more laid back holiday.
Leisurely Jampan Tours
1st Street & Waterfront, Isla Colon
How about some leisurely island-hopping or a breakfast or dinner cruise on the beautiful Caribbean? Jampan Tours offers all this and more.
You could try their houseboat group
tours if you are willing to splurge. For about $400, you can have your
own houseboat fully equipped with amenities and a captain at your
command. Or you can charter a luxurious 5-foot catamaran
cruiser for dinner and breakfast cruises, as well as live aboard
vacations. The cruiser has more than 600 square feet of living space
and sleeping arrangements for up to 10 guests. Alternatively,
they offer 1-day island-hopping boat tour packages. These boats can
accommodate 5 to 20 people and range in size from 18 to 25 feet. There
is a 1-day boat tour which covers Dolphin Bay, Crawl Cay and Red Frog
Beach. If you like bird watching and swimming, you could try their Bird
Island, Bocas del Drago and Starfish Beach tour.
Isla Colon, 3rd. street, South Avenue
eco-friendly catamaran sailing line offers day trips to Dolphin Bay
where you can see bottlenose dolphins, swim at the Boca del Drago beach
and the coral-filled waters of the Punta Caracol Bay. They claim that
it’s possible for visitors to swim with the dolphins because the
creatures are not afraid of their "gentle" boats.
Tips for Mature Travelers
a mature traveler, you will want to stay in a comfortable place which
does not involve strenuous activity like climbing too many stairs,
hiking through the forest or climbing uphill.
Don’t forget to
ask about discounts and special rates available to people over 60 in
most cities. You can get discounts from hotels, tour operators,
transportation such as Amtrak rail and Greyhound buses, airlines,
theaters and much more. All you have to do is show them your Medicare
Card or any other Senior ID.
Playa Mango Beach Club Resort Hotel is just a short boat ride from the town of Bocas. It is known for highly comfortable accommodation, peaceful atmosphere and a friendly well-informed staff that can help you with places to visit and how to get there. The first class amenities include excursions and tours, a great choice for senior travelers!