As location experts, we know what you need to host an excellent retreat. And, as an expert in leading group trips, you are in the right hands.  We can work with you from planning entire retreat concepts to all travel logistics. If we feel like it is a great fit we can also help you lead and facilitate your upcoming retreat.


Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro is the capital of the Panamanian province of Bocas del Toro and the District of Bocas del Toro. It is a tourist friendly small town on the southern tip of Isla Colon in Bocas del Toro archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. There are several other small islands to explore nearby.

Islands and islets of the archipelago are accessible only by boat. Most visitors fly into the International Airport on Isla Colon from Costa Rica or Panama. Ferries connect Almirante to Bocas del Toro. Buses run between David, Almirante, Changuinola, and the border with Costa Rica.

Bocas del Toro is a popular tourist destination throughout the year. The city is sufficient for most places are within walking distance. The streets are arranged in a grid. Avenues running east to west and streets run north to south. Boat taxis are available to take you to other islands, easily.

Our Other Properties

Penkas is a guesthouse excited about sharing local culture and reforesting bocas. By staying with us at Penkas we will plant a tree in your name. We offer a guesthouse directly over the Caribbean sea for up to 10 guests. I'll send pics for this, I don't think I did already (only the website for browns house).

Our Jungle property is in Bastimentos and is a nice peaceful healing space for artists, couples and those interested in experiencing ocean views, jungle hikes, chocolate farm and beautiful beaches. Grateful Heart Healing Quilombo is connected to Jamie’s Butterfly garden and Abundance micro-farm where medicinal herbs are being nurtured along with trees that are growing for rainforest regeneration. One day, we hope to create a healing spa on the land. (I sent you some pics for this already)

Local Tours

Yes! We are Adventure Specialists for Bocas del Toro and beyond. We specialize in tours that explore the natural and cultural beauty of these Caribbean Islands. We can plan a custom trip for you in BOCAS and offer the following activities./tours that you can book directly with us.