Starfish Beach, Bocas Town

3.2
#1 of 29 in Beaches in Panama
With white sand between your toes and turquoise waters lapping at your feet, Starfish Beach ofers swimming and other beach activities. The site is famous for and named after the giant bright orange starfish that call this area home. Take a swim in the clear, shallow waters or rent a kayak or water bike and explore the surrounding area. Take time to spot the giant starfish, but refrain from touching them. Nearby, dine on fresh seafood at a local restaurant or try a cocktail. You will access the bay via minibus from neighboring towns or by water taxi. Plan a Bocas Town trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • After reading some negative reviews we had very low expectations but we still wanted to visit Starfish Beach. On February 5, 2020 we rode ebikes from Bocas Town to Drago Beach then we walked to...  more »
  • The beach is lovely and the Sea Stars (Sorry, but they are not fish) are beautiful and abundant. They love the area about 10-20 yards offshore where the sea grass ends. I have lifeguarded beaches...  more »

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