Getting there & away
The scenic boat trip out to Isla Taboga is part of the island’s attraction. Barcos Calypso (314 1730; roundtrip US$10) has departures from Panama City at 8:30am and 3:00pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:30am on Tuesday and Thursday, and 8:30am, 10:30am and 4:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. Ferries depart Isla Taboga at 9:30am and 4:00pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 4:30pm on Tuesday and Thursday, and 9:00am, 3:00pm and 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Ferries depart from La Playita de Amador, which is located behind the Centro de Exhibiciones Marinas on the Causeway. The easiest way to reach the dock is by taxi (US$4 to US$6).