Bocas del Toro – Panama

Score epic Caribbean surf and capture it all on photos and video with our Bocas Del Toro shoot/surf package! Don’t visit Bocas and leave getting photos to chance. Our trip package includes accommodations, airport (BOC) pick up/drop off, surf guide, unlimited photo/video sessions and a trip video edit! $325 per day

(for an idea of how great that price is,  photo sessions with Tony Roberts are $100 per two hour session!)

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The gem of Caribbean Central America!

The Caribbean coast of Panama is known by surfers of all levels for its variety of good to great surf, warm, turquoise water and stunning beaches, as well as a unique mix of Afro/Caribe and indigenous Ngobe cultures.

Surf Season for this zone is December to March, with a mini-season in June/July.

Bocas del Toro has become the most popular surfing destination on the Caribbean side of Central America, with the main island’s six breaks, and the other islands unlimited potential for exploration.

TR Surf Trips looks forward to creatively curating your crew’s ideal surf vacation. Tell us what your interests are, together we will design your trip based on your preferences. Together, we will ensure that you have the best time in this tropical surf paradise.

Why choose TR Surf Trips?

Surfing Bocas with TR Video

Effort To Results Ratio – Our goal is to have you spending your time in the surf or in the hammock. You work hard and your free time deserves maximum time for fun and relaxation.

Surf and Culture – Bocas is known for it’s unique dining options and vibrant nightlife. Thursday’s Reggae Night on a neighboring island is only a five minute boat ride away and is always a good time.

Non-surf activities – Bocas del Toro is a beautiful archipelago with snorkeling, zipline canopy tours, hiking, fishing, island tours, shopping and intriguing local art.

Surfing in Bocas del Toro, Panama is different from other Central American surfing locations?

No other surfing destination in the world would has this exotic mix of Afro Caribe and Indian cultures Caribbean Panama has. Just a walk through the main town or trips to indigenous villages, one will feel like they are in a Nat Geo special. This is the real deal. Bocas del Toro has:

  • An impressive variety of surf from reefs to beachbreaks.
  • Air and water temperatures around 80 f

Where to surf in Bocas?

Bocas del Toro is Panama’s Caribbean surfing mecca! There is a plethora of main and unnamed surfing spots you will absolutely love.

What is surfing like in Bocas del Toro?

Bocas del Toro offers world-class waves during surf seasons. A mix of volcanic coral reefs and sand bottom beach breaks keep the surfing varied and fun for surfers of all levels.

Surfing Bocas with Benny B

When is the best surf season in Bocas del Toro?

Bocas del Toro is well-seasoned, offering two prime seasons suitable for surfing. Consistent swells are seen from December to March, which is the main season, and June to July is the mini-season known for its medium-sized swells. These are the best times to score world-class perfection and any time of year is great to come learn to surf here.

How do I get there?

Fly into Panama City or San Jose, Costa Rica, then catch a commuter flight to Bocas del Toro.

If you want a very long, extremely slow adventure, another option is bus and ferry from Panama City or San Jose.

Where to stay

We offer comfortable apartments in the ideal location of Bocas Town, fully equipped with a/c, high speed wi-fi, kitchens and refrigerators.

  • High speed wi-fi
  • A/C
  • Full Kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Ideal location
  • Good vibes

Where to eat?

Cook in your full kitchen or choose from the local array of restaurants ranging from International and American menus, to Caribbean Panama options featuring tropical-fusion cuisine, will surprise and amaze you.

Why TR Surf Trips? Benefits of choosing us


The main reason would be the trip movie we make of your trip.

Bocas is an exotic and special location that we have enjoyed first hand for decades. It is our pleasure to share our knowledge and connections with you, to insure the best trip possible for you and your crew.

We put you in the best waves and conditions for every given day with the least amount of hassle and effort.

If you take surfing lessons you and your crew will discover unique techniques and master them under the guidance of recognized and renowned instructors and coaches.