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While visiting Bocas Town, there are some day trips that you can try while visiting Bocas Town. in the islands of the archipielago where isla Colon is. You can visit Zapatilla Cays for some great snorkeling, the coral reef houses a psectacular variety spectacular variety of flora and fauna that you won't find anywhere else in the nearby Caribbean.
Visit the Bird Island off the North coast of Isla Colon. There, you will see the white tropic birds and other varieties out of the more than 900 that inhabit Panama. Read some literature about bird watching to make the most of the trip in this lush tropical spot.
On Isla Bastimentos, go to Salt Creek to get a taste of the rich tropical land fauna; be prepared to see monkeys, caimans, snakes as well as birds. You can explore the caves and admire the incredible cave formations. Take a flashlight and you will discover huge colonies of bats. Or you can walk the Trial of the South in Bahia Honda and admire the rain forest and also navigate in the cayuco (a wooden boat)along the creeks. You will come across the loal fauna that include sloths (an endagered species of mammal) and caimans and cocodriles. You will also see birds such as oropendolas and hawks before you arrive at a cocoa plantation in the heart of the rain forest.