Go2SanBlas Tours: offers transportation services: “PRIVATE” or “SHARED” in 4th cars with professional drivers, commercial insurance and daily maintenance. We make trips every day of the year, in the morning and noon. We start from anywhere in the province of Panama: Hotels, Hostels, Residences, Neighborhoods.
Our travel services involve looking for travelers to where they are, as long as the security conditions in the area are adequate. To request our services or acquire more information you can call us at +507 3902971 or +507 6453-3427, and we will be providing the requested services, either in Private or Shared option, always offering you a good deal, punctuality and security in each travel.
** PRIVATE TRANSPORT
To travel by land from the Panama City until the Guna Yala region, specifically to the Ports of Cartí (Niga Kantule, Dubin, Barsukum or Carti Tupile), travels in the direction of Tocumen, passing through December 24, until arriving at Chepo, specifically to the area called “El Llano”, marked with the sign of kilometer “71”, where the deviation of the road that goes to San Blas is located. The average time it takes to drive from the “City” to “El Llano”: approximately 1:30 hours to 2 hours. And from this “El Llano” to the “Puerto de Cartí” is approximately 45 min to 1 hour, all this depending on the degree of driver experience, traffic and weather conditions.
The average distance in “Kilometers” from Panama City, taking as reference the area of “the Banking Zone” to the “Guna Yala Region”, specifically to the Ports in Cartí are: approximately “111kms”. Which can be divided into 2 sections:
* At the Police control station you are asked to show personal identity documents: Passport Card, this as a control measure.
* At the Congress control station, each traveler must pay an Entrance Tax, charged as a contribution to the “Maintenance and Conservation” of the “Nusagandi Forest Reserve” Area, which ranges from Km 0 to km 40.
* The Nusagandi Forest Reserve is considered by scientists one of the “10 most important in the world”, which preserves 80% of its natural state. The Highest Pointcan be seen in the Mirador area which is 800 meters above sea level (2,640 feet). The Biological Center for Conservation (CEBICON) responsible for monitoring the area can be found located at 450 meters above sea level (1,500 feet).
REASON FOR TAX COLLECTION:
The tax charged upon entry into the San Blas Region is a tax established by the highest authority in the area of Guna Yala, called the Kuna General Congress (CGK), it is requested for the benefit of the Indigenous People, to the development of various programs and activities, among which we can mention:
Go2SanBlas Tours: offers water transport services in 15-passenger capacity boats with experienced bikers and guides. We make trips every day of the year, in the morning hours 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Starting from any of the ports in Carti, especially the Sugdub Port.
In the Carti area there are 4 ports, where you can board one of the boats that will be taking you to the island (s) where you are going to visit, These ports are:
The Average Boat Trip Time from these Ports to: the “El Porvenir” Area and the “Cayos Limones” area is approximately: 30 min; to the area of “Dutch Keys” is approximately: 2 hours; to the area of “Cayos Los Grullos” is approximately: 45min
Islands that you can visit by means of Water Transportation
In the Area of the Future, we can find the following islands: El Porvenir Island, Wichubuwla Island, Wailidup Island, Kikirdup Island, Ukupdup Island, Sindup Island, Nalunega Island, Gorbiski Island, Gorbiskibipi Island, Gardi Mammidup Island, Guigaladup Island, Werwerdup Island, Pargo Island, Hicaco Island, Mosquito Island, Mamey Island, Sand Island, Rice Island
On the Área de Cayos Limones, We can find the following islands: Aguja Island, Aroma Island, Iguana Island, Coco Blanco Island, Crab Island, Fragata Island, Big Dog Island, Diablo Island, Chico Dog Island, Yansailadup Island, Pelicano Island, Masargandup Island, Chichime Island, Wichudup Island , Ogobsibudup Island, Nidirbidup Island, Gagandup Island, Isgardup Island, Guigaladuppbipi Island, Sichirdup Island, Guigaladupdummad Island, Nugaruecherdup Island, Elopguadup Island, Banedupdummad Island, Goledup Island, Nuimudupm Island, Misdupmadmad Island, Odu Island, Misdupmadmadm Island Wichubduppabarkined, Wichubdupbibi Island, Punto Mono Island, Gallinazo Bone Island, Coibita Island, Soga Island, Puerco de Monte Island, Warsodup Island, Pino Island
On the Área de Cayos Holandeses, We can find the following islands: Aggwadargana Island, Wagsagladup Island, Miriadup Island, Wisidup Island, Miria Diadup Island, Esmeddup Island, Niagalubir Island, Sibadup Island, Ogop Bugip Island, Wegodup Island, Ugubsibudup Island, Goledup Island, Galubir Island, Biriadupp Island Inabiadup Island, Morodup Island, Esmeddup Island, Gwindup Island, Diadup Island, Banedup Island
In the Los Grullos Cays Area, we can find the following islands: Guanidup Island, Tuba Senika Island, Naranjo Chico Island, Franklin Island, Senidup Island, Naranjo Grande Island, Guani Island, Rio Sidra Island, Mouse Island, Piderdup Island, Morón Island .
To travel to the Guna Yala Region by air transport you must book a flight at the Albrook Airport called (Marcos A. Gelabert), by calling: +507 316 9000.There are several airstrips in the Region:
*3-Airport of the isla Corazón de Jesús;
*4-Airport on Playon Chico;
*5-Airport on Mulatupo;
*6-Airport on Achutupu;
The average distance in kilometers to travel by plane from Albrook to Porvenir Island is: 100km