It is a Wetland of International Importance (RAMSAR), it is located in the southern part of the province of Veraguas, in the districts of Montijo, Sona, Rio de Jesus, Mariato and Santiago. It covers a total area of 89.452 hectares between sea and land area.
Is home to natural mangroves, estuaries, river mouths, islets and islands, as well as the maritime route toward the beautiful island of Cebaco and Gobernadora and departure point toward a World Heritage Site, Coiba National Park.
These natural sites with their great biodiversity of plants and animals invite nature lovers to explore high adrenaline adventures. You can observe numerous birds, crustaceans, fish, reptiles and amphibians.
We will visit islands of great importance in this wetland, known as Tres Islas Island, where we enjoy of a beach day, depending on tidal conditions, and then we visit Leones Island, in it we will taste a delicious lunch with assorted seafood and fish.
Usually, our clients want to take advantage of the first rays of the sun, that is why our departure time, from El Bongo de Montijo, totally depends on the customer. We recommend leaving at 6:30 am, to have more time available for the activity. Well, the elders say, “He who gets up early, God helps him.”
Cruise on Gulf of Montijo, a few minutes after our departure, we can reach beautiful landscapes. We will spend all day moving from one place to another.
If weather and tide conditions allow it, we will arrive at a solitary set of islands called Tres Islas (Three islands), one of these islands has a beautiful mini beach of golden sand, where we will spend the rest of the morning.
We will pause for lunch and take the strength to continue our trip. We suggest stopping in Leones Island and taste the famous seafood tray of Mr. Pedro, it includes lobster, fried fish, fried plantains, rice with coconut and black shell
After a day of fishing, you only have to return to our starting point and arrive at safe harbor.