Free Boat In and Out, valid with a minimum 3 night stay, from Boca Chica based on our ferry schedule, otherwise a charge of $20 per reservation each way (does not apply on Special or Promotional Rates). Transfers outside the ferry schedule cost $30 each way.
From Boca Chica: 11:00am, 4:00pm, and 8:00pm
From Cala Mia: 10:30am.
Please advise by email if you require transportation outside the ferry times, an additional charge will apply.
FROM PANAMA CITY to DAVID
Flying From Panama City To David:
Copa Airlines has direct flights from Panama City's International Airport (PTY) to David (DAV). This option eliminates the need to transfer to the Panama City Domestic airport (PAC), saving an hour and some frustration.
However, Air Panama still flies from Panama City's domestic airport Allbrook Regional (PAC) to David (DAV). PAC is about a 60 minute taxi ride from Tocumen International Airport (PTY). You should arrive an hour early. A taxi ride will cost about $30.00 to $35.00. Always ask the driver how much before you get in the vehicle.
The Air Panama baggage weight limit from Panama City to David is 30 lbs. The overweight charge is .80 cents a pound. The flight is about 45 minutes to David.
International Arrivals Into Panama City: Due to its growing popularity, there are an increasing number of direct flights to Panama City (PTY) from numerous cities across The Americas and Europe. Check arrivals here.
FROM DAVID to CALA MIA
By boat from David:
We will arrange a taxi(s) to transport your party from the airport to the Pedregal Marina, which is 5 minutes away from the airport.
From Pedregal we will schedule a boat to transport you directly to the Cala Mia dock. You’ll experience 60 minutes through lagoons, mangroves, tidal-wetlands, estuaries, and river banks where.
These transportation fees are not included in the room fees.
By Car from David:
We will arrange for a taxi or Van to bring you directly to the dock at Boca Chica via the Inter-American Highway. One of our staff will meet you at the dock in Boca Chica to transfer your party & luggage into a Cala Mia boat which will then bring your party to the Cala Mia Dock.
This ride could take between 1- 1.5 hours depending upon traffic.
You will be greeted by our Captain in Boca Chica and will be transported to the Island. The boat ride is free "in & out" based on our ferry schedule or when you stay 3 or more nights, otherwise $20 each way will be charged. (Free boat does not apply on special or promotional rates.)
Cala Mia Island Resort
Boca Brava Island
Archipelago of Chiriqui
Republic of Panama