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Best and easiest way to go to Las Perlas from Panama C?

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Best and easiest way to go to Las Perlas from Panama C?

Hi, will be in Panama City for a couple of days and would like to visit Contadora, Las Perlas Islands for a day. What is the best, safe and easiest way to go there and spend a day with the family knowing a little the place as well beaching? Thanks,

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1. Re: Best and easiest way to go to Las Perlas from Panama C?

Fly Air Panama. Cheap. Quick.

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2. Re: Best and easiest way to go to Las Perlas from Panama C?

There are 2 ferry services,one of them operates from Amador's Causeway (https://www.sealasperlas.com/) and the other one from the Trump Hotel (http://www.ferrylasperlas.com/). Often, AirPanama offers the same price as any of the ferries and it's faster.

So, check the schedules, the prices, and define what's better for you, also considering whether you prefer planes or boats.

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STOLEN LUGGAGE .. And the My Sister and I went to Contadora in early February on the Sea Las Perlas ferry. The ferry unloads packages and passengers via a water taxi to the beach. Our suitcase was pur in one water taxi and us in another. We never saw it again. They have no process to match up baggage with passengers. Although we were told we would be reimbursed for our trip, it has not happened, much less any thought of reimbursing us for our losses. We heard from personnel on the island that the other ferry is much more efficient.

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4. Re: Best and easiest way to go to Las Perlas from Panama C?

If you are planning to go for the day you wont fly except Fridays and Sundays as those are the only days with morning AND afternoon flights. The flight is about 20 minutes. The ferry takes a few hours but you can return same day. Doesn't leave much time there...flights may only take 6 or 7 people (small prop planes) so book ahead.

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