Mintaka San Blas Sailing Itinerary

Mintaka San Blas Sailing Itinerary

This is a typical itinerary of a 5 day all inclusive San Blas with Mintaka. However it serves as a good example for any of the trips. The main differences are that Mintaka and Quest both departs/arrives from Portobelo, while Santana and Sophia VI departs/arrives from Porvenir in San Blas. For Santana & Sophia VI Passport arrangements is done on the …

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The Best Boats from Panama to Colombia

The Best Boats from Panama to Colombia

Finding the best boats from Panama to Colombia has been on the mind of many backpackers since the start of the trips many years ago. It was in the middle of the 1990s that some sailboats started to offer transport to travelers looking to crossing the Darien gap between Colombia and Panama. Getting from A to B – CHEAP There has …

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What is and what is not included in the price

What is and what is not included in the price

wp-review Many of our clients ask us what is included in the price of the San Blas Sailing Cruise and what is not. We hope this list can make clarify the subject a little more. We love to help you out with all your questions and concerns so please do not hesitate to contact us if you have more questions …

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Sail Panama to Colombia

Sail Panama to Colombia

General Information – Sail Panama to Colombia The sailboat trips last a total of 5 days. You will spend three days sailing the San Blas Islands and a two day sail Panama to Colombia. Some may finish the sailing trip on the evening of the fifth day, while others finish on the morning of the sixth day. This depends on …

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Sailing the San Blas Archipelago

Sailing the San Blas Archipelago

Sailing between tiny Caribbean islands on a private sailboat is literary a wet dream for many travelers. The Panama-Colombian Sailboats is a truly great opportunity to live out this dream for a fair price while doing the anyway necessary task of getting transport between Colombia and Panama. For the same price as an airfare, you get a 5 day all …

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Safe Booking and Happy Traveling

Safe Booking and Happy Traveling

We are dedicated to giving you the best possible experience, from buying your tickets, through San Blas Islands and all the way to your final destination. Online Security and Service Excellence We strive to be available and provide prompt and excellent customer service. Our web page is encrypted with https SSL certificate and we follow very strict security measures to …

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Sailboat Mintaka – Professional Chef On-board!

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  • November 23, 2015

Enjoy riding the San Blas Sailboat Mintaka waves under the steady and safe hands of Capt. Manfred & Petra on Mintaka. Your always friendly hosts welcome you to their family operated San Blas cruise. They applied Germany’s finest standards to design & build their own sailboat Mintaka back in 1991 and have since sailed 100.000 nautical miles around the world. …

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The windy season in Colombia and Panama

The windy season in Colombia and Panama

The windy season in Colombia and Panama normally starts around mid-December and lasts until April. This period is characteristic for its complete lack of rain and therefore is also called the dry season. In the windy season there is an almost constant strong wind blowing from the North Eastern direction. In the windy season you will experience calm mornings and …

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Panama Ports of Departure

Panama Ports of Departure

Here is a small “how to get to”-guide to the various ports of departure in Panama used by our sailboats. Carti & Porvenir Most of the San Blas sailboats leave from San Blas it self, either from Carti or Porvenir. Carti is the rustic mainland port of San Blas. Every morning the port is busy with supplies that are being …

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Amazing Race Norway Winners on Santana

Amazing Race Norway Winners on Santana

Morten and his brother Truls won in 2012 the first season of Amazing Race Norway. After visiting India, Dubai, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, China, Norway and Kazakhstan Morten and Truls could drive out in their brand new Subaru XV each and a cash price. In January 2013 Morten was traveling around Colombia and Panama and of course he chose to sail …

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