La Tovara : Jungle Boat Ride

After a 45 minute scenic drive north along the coast towards San Blas, you will come to the launching area for the Jungle Boat Ride. (La Tovara) A van and driver can be arranged for those without transportation. The boat ride lasts approximately an hour and a half. You will see turtles, crocodiles, and lots of bird life. There is a protected place to swim in the fresh water at the far end of the boat trip. There are tables and a restaraunt there as well. The boat man waits for a half an hour to an hour at this rest stop. Each boat holds from one to twelve people. Ticket prices vary.

Food stands and shaded picnic area. Public restroom. Historic San Blas is about 20 minutes by road to the north.