• Panama Vacation Packages

    On Isla Palenque, you will find that each day you stand at a unique and privileged crossroads: to sit still and simply take in the pristine natural beauty, or to set out on a journey to discover the wonders hidden within this singular wilderness. Our exclusive vacation packages are designed to ensure that your time spent with us is purposeful – we believe that your most life-changing travel moments will happen while interacting with the island and the surrounding area.

    We have travelled to Panama for 20 years, but this is the first truly 5 star luxury eco resort we have found. The food and service are world class, and there are enough activities for all types of visitors. Our kids love the beach and the island hopping. We loved the island walks and drinks at sunset, We thought 3 nights would be perfect but we left feeling we should have spent a week! [ stayed April 2013 ] "

    Our tours and excursions reflect the most meaningful travel experiences we’ve found on Isla Palenque. In fact, we consider our tours and activities to be travel experiences so significant that we’ve included them for free in all of our packages to ensure a diverse and fulfilling experience – we want you to enjoy all the best tours in Panama’s undiscovered wilds during your stay.

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    Panama Luxury Vacation Packages at Isla Palenque

    We have designed a number of comprehensive packages for you to choose from based on the type of your stay; all packages include a number of different tour options. Before you arrive, you will be able to customize your vacation package by choosing the tours available during your stay which best fulfill your passions.

    • Discovery
    • Ultimate
    • Romantic

    Desert Island Discovery

    Playa Catalina(Three night minimum.) Make the most of your valuable vacation time as you explore Isla Palenque and the pristine ocean surrounds with our knowledgeable guides. Experience deep relaxation in our comfortable, immersed-in-nature rooms or by finding a beach to bask on all by yourself. Cap off the perfect Panama adventure by taking time to reflect on the meaning of it all over a gourmet meal or signature cocktail at one of our two seaside restaurants. Secluded island relaxation and wild Panama adventure – experience the wonder of Isla Palenque.

    Includes:

    • Round trip transport between Boca Chica and Isla Palenque
    • Any regularly scheduled Island Tours (at least two per day are always scheduled)
    • Use of our kayaks, paddleboards, fishing gear, and other equipment
    • All food (beverages are not included; food outside of official check-in and check-out time is not included)
    • Accommodations based on the room selected; prices below are per night for two people
    Desert Island Discovery
    Room Type Green Season
    (19 Apr - 20 Dec)
    High Season
    (2 Jan - 18 Apr)
    Peak Season
    (21 Dec - 1 Jan)
    Ridge Tented Suite 379 439 549
    Promontory Tented Suite 429 499 649
    Garden Estate Room 429 499 649
    Jungle Estate Room 499 599 799
    Ocean Estate Suite 699 849 1,149

    * Three night minimum
    * Prices are shown for two people (double occupancy), subtract $80 per night for one person, and add $120 per night for three people
    * All prices shown in USD
    * 10% Panama room tax and 7% Panama sales tax not included; 10% service fee not included
    * Beverages and optional dining events available at an additional charge
    * Spa treatments, souvenirs and other incidentals are not included

    We signed up for a package that included several adventures. Lots of hiking...love. Kayaking...love. Sportfishing...love (even if we didn't catch anything, but we did, we were on a boat in the Gulf of Chiriqui just hanging out!). During hikes it was cool to see such biodiversity...going over rocks and marshes to full on jungle. I swear that the monkeys were talking about us. [ stayed April 2013 ] "

    Ultimate Private Island

    Palenque Bonfire(Three night minimum.) The ultimate way to experience Isla Palenque is to make it your own private island. Our ultimate package lets you experience true secluded luxury. Along with having an island paradise all to yourself, you will receive fully personalized attention, with your own private tour guide and concierge serving you everything our island has to offer. This is a truly preeminent travel experience that connects you with everything we want to share from this corner of the world: the local people, the pristine ecosystems and microclimates, the protected Gulf of Chiriqui, and our unforgettable private island.

    Includes:

    • Round trip transport between Boca Chica and Isla Palenque
    • A dedicated private tour guide during your stay, and your own concierge before your arrive to help provide Panama travel advice
    • Any Island Tours we offer that are possible during your stay, with your private guide (subject to tides and weather)
    • Use of kayaks, paddleboards, fishing gear, and other equipment
    • All food (beverages are not included; food outside of official check-in and check-out time is not included)
    • Your choice of accommodations; groups of eight or less should choose all rooms in either Estate or Tented Suite
    Ultimate Private Island
    Room Type Green Season
    (19 Apr - 20 Dec)
    High Season
    (2 Jan - 18 Apr)
    Peak Season
    (21 Dec - 1 Jan)
    Your choice 1299 1699 2499

    * Three night minimum
    * Prices are shown for island rental, add $100 per night per person for package costs
    * All prices shown in USD
    * 10% Panama room tax and 7% Panama sales tax not included; 10% service fee not included
    * Beverages, Ocean and Mainland Tours, and optional dining events available at an additional charge
    * Spa treatments, souvenirs and other incidentals are not included

    Romantic Island Getaway

    happy couple in a pool(Three night minimum.) Follow your heart to a wild and undiscovered place as special and unique as the one you love. On Isla Palenque, luxury and romance are immersed in a pristine, secluded wilderness. Celebrate your unique honeymoon or special romantic occasion on our private island where simply walking the trails finds you immersed in a stunning natural environment, just the two of you. Embark on unforgettable adventures together through our tours and excursions -- and to ensure a once-in-a-lifetime experience, we’ll take you to a completely uninhabited island that you will be able to relish all to yourselves for a day, along with a picnic prepared by our chef and of course, a champagne toast to falling in love with each other and the extraordinary wilds surrounding you.

    Includes:

    • Round trip transport between Boca Chica and Isla Palenque
    • Any regularly scheduled Island Tours (at least two per day are always scheduled)
    • Use of kayaks, paddleboards, fishing gear, and other equipment
    • One "Private Island Fantasy" tour on a nearby deserted island
    • All food (beverages are not included; food outside of official check-in and check-out time is not included)
    • One private seven-course tasting dinner
    • Accommodations based on the room selected; prices below are per night for two people
    Romantic Island Getaway
    Room Type Green Season
    (19 Apr - 20 Dec)
    High Season
    (2 Jan - 18 Apr)
    Peak Season
    (21 Dec - 1 Jan)
    Ridge Tented Suite 429 489 599
    Promontory Tented Suite 479 549 699
    Garden Estate Room 479 549 699
    Jungle Estate Room 549 649 849
    Ocean Estate Suite 749 899 1,199

    * Three night minimum
    * Prices are shown for two people (double occupancy)
    * All prices shown in USD
    * 10% Panama room tax and 7% Panama sales tax not included; 10% service fee not included
    * Beverages and optional dining events available at an additional charge
    * Spa treatments, souvenirs and other incidentals are not included

    Add-On Packages

    Tours at Isla Palenque

    Below is a list of every tour offered on Isla Palenque:*

    (hover your cursor over the name of the tour to read a description)

    Island Adventures:
    Island Treks
    Tide Pools, Lagoons & Mangroves
    Secrets of the Island
    Hike to Punta Ballena
    Rock Fishing
    Coastal Rock Hike
    Kayak to Las Piñalitas
    Kayak Tour: Beaches and Mangroves
    Kayak to Isla Palenquito
    Tree Climbing Canopy Tour
    Stand-Up Paddleboard Excursion
    Farm To Table Cooking Tour
    Ocean Activities:
    Island-Hopping in Gulf of Chiriqui
    Island-Hop to Islas Secas
    Kayak Islas Ventanas, Linartes, Iglesias
    Snorkeling Isla Bolanos
    Intro Sportfishing
    Whale Watching [SEASONAL]
     
    Mainland Excursions:
    Visit with the Ngöbe–Buglé
    A Day in Boquete
    Monkey Sanctuary & Waterfall Hike (SOON)
     

    Custom Private Tours

    We're here to help you explore Isla Palenque -- if you have a passion you'd like to fulfill during your trip, or simply wish to explore the island with a private guide, we can plan a special itinerary just for you and your travel partner(s). Contact us to arrange a custom private tour that caters to your particular interest.

    Tour Sizes

    To provide the best experience, we’ve defined a minimum and maximum number of participants for each of our tours, ranging from 2 to 10 guests depending on the tour.

    * All tours have limited availability, and many are dependent on the tides, season, and weather conditions. Prior to your arrival, we will contact you personally about the tours that will be scheduled during your visit. No matter which excursions you choose (multiple tour options are offered on a daily basis, and custom tours are also available), be sure to read our island safety post to ensure a safe Panama adventure within our island’s raw, captivating wilderness.

    Panama City Transport Package

    Panama city airportWe’ve designed this package for those who plan to spend time in Panama City on either end of their trip to Isla Palenque. This package includes your tickets (on Copa Airlines) between Panama City and David, as well as car rides between your hotel and the airport if you decide to stay in Panama City on the way to us or on the return (total of two car rides included in Panama CIty). Also included are car rides between David airport and Boca Chica, where our boat will be waiting to ferry you to our island.



    • Airport pickup and drop-offs at Tocumen International Airport, and transfer to and from your Panama City hotel.
    • Airport pickup and drop-offs at Enrique Malek Airport in David, and transfer to and from your Panama City hotel.
    • Round-trip flight Panama City, Panama to David, Panama on Copa Airlines. If you would like to use the local airline Air Panama, please contact us for a custom quote.

    $280.00 USD per person, round trip. For groups of 5 or more, please contact us.

    Use our knowledgeable guides to explore Panama City – pre-book tours of the Canal and historic neighborhoods when you purchase this package. ($30/hour additional.)

    *All prices shown in USD
    *7% Panama sales tax not included, 10% service fee not included
    *Beverages and optional dining are not included
    *Souvenirs and other incidentals are not included

    Group Travel & Special Events

    Isla Palenque is a stunning setting for special events. We are dedicated to arranging unique, personal events that allow the wild natural beauty of our private island to deepen the meaning of your celebration or gathering. Our 10-room boutique hotel can accommodate up to 25 guests at a time, and our entire luxury eco-resort can be reserved for your group’s private enjoyment. We’re happy to help you plan a unique wedding celebration, meaningful retreat, active reunion or other gathering. Learn more on the Special Occasions page of our website. Contact us to arrange your event.

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