We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Isla Iguana

+507 6719-3257
Review Highlights
Fantastic Day Trip

Enjoyed a day on this island, only after a dramatic ride to get to (large swell that day, all 4... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dina D
Toronto, Canada
Enjoyed our day

We booked the day through our hosts Craig and April at Casa Lajagua who provided a packed lunch... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Preston, Lancashire
via mobile
Read all 176 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“day trip” (15 reviews)
“hermit crabs” (15 reviews)
“fish” (14 reviews)
+507 6719-3257
Write a ReviewReviews (176)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a day on this island, only after a dramatic ride to get to (large swell that day, all 4 passengers got pretty banged up en route). We spent the majority of time on the main beach but also walked around the island and it's...More

Thank Dina D
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We booked the day through our hosts Craig and April at Casa Lajagua who provided a packed lunch, chairs, umbrella, towels and snorkelling equipment. Boat ride was very swift. It was a large boat with a roof cover to shade passengers from the sun unlike...More

Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day on Isla Iguana. My kids loved playing in the sand with the thousands of hermit crabs and feeding all of the black iguanas. Water was clear blue near beach and sand was white. Snorkeling was one of the better locations...More

Thank J J
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A truly memorable experience. The beaches are Postcard worthy. Crystal clear, azul waters lapping at a white sand beach. Above average snorkeling. We went " off season" in late August. There was only two others on the entire island. I imagine the experience would be...More

Thank Duckb0y
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

My sister, our father and I visited isla iguana as proposed and nicely organized by April, our great hotel hostess at Casa Lajagua in Pedasi. If you really want to go to Isla Iguana, we suggest you organize your trip directly with the captains on...More

4  Thank Camille D
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Lead another group to this island paradise in the Pacific Ocean and its always a massive pleasure.Warm water,hot sun and a cooler full of beers are the order of the day..! Love this place!!

1  Thank mike w
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Took the boat tour to the island. Beautiful white sand beach with blue and green water. Plenty of birds circling the beach. Snorkelling was ok. Tour provided drinks, sandwiches and some fruit. Boat ride out was very rough. The island was very clean. I thought...More

Thank bandbtravel
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This island is 100% recommended if you are in Panama!!! 5 hours from the city in pedasi town you take a boat and after 20 min you'll be in Paradise!!!! I cannot tell you enough how beautiful this place is! You will see thousands of...More

Thank Virginia F
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

A couple of friends and I decided to book a tour with Isla Cañas Tours to visit Isla Iguana. Our tour was set up for Sunday at 9:30am. Since we were staying in Las Tablas that weekend, we drove to Pedasí and arrived in 30...More

1  Thank karypunx
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The island is beautiful, however, it seems that people don't take much care of it. Despite of the sign prohibiting littering, there was garbage in many places. The boat trip costs $60 (for up to 6 people). You should register at your arrival to the...More

Thank Jeniffer R
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Los Santos Province
Hotel Villa Romana
330 reviews
12.97 miles away
Beach Break Surf Camp and Hotel Playa Venao
92 reviews
18.86 miles away
Villa Marina Lodge
80 reviews
18.87 miles away
El Sitio Playa Venao
228 reviews
18.89 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
145 reviews
6.74 miles away
Restaurante Smiley's
453 reviews
6.91 miles away
Coleos Cafe
41 reviews
18.79 miles away
Bohemia Pizzeria y Restaurante
65 reviews
7.16 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Playa Venao Beach
213 reviews
7.25 miles away
Surf Dojo
21 reviews
19.29 miles away
Isla Canas Marina
26 reviews
22.56 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kare M
24 March 2016|
Response from Nicolás S |
6 persons, the cost is 70 dollars for the entire boat.
9 September 2015|
Response from mamaG_10 | Reviewed this property |
There are no restaurants or toilets etc on Isla Iguana ... this would be a day trip only. If you want food / drinks, you need to bring them with you...and bring your garbage back to the mainland with you.
tekla u
7 January 2015|
Response from mamaG_10 | Reviewed this property |
Typically you can expect to stay on the island until about 3-330pm ... the boats will want to get back across the water to the mainland wel before dark (6pm). there were some people camping on the island when we arrived... More