If you are planning a backpacking South America or Central America sojourn. You will not want to miss a visit to the San Blas Island paradise. Located between Panama and Colombia on the Caribbean coast.

The best value tour available to visit the region and travel between Central and South America is a sailing trip from Panama to Colombia or vice versa. There is no better tour operator for this than Ave Maria Sailing.

Australian Captain Paul and his wife Sindry have been taking groups of passengers on their classic yacht, Ave Maria for over eight years. Their focus is on providing their passengers the best, most enjoyable trip of their lives and an awesome adventure.

Sailing along a route that passes through the beautiful San Blas Islands and includes three days on the islands. So you get plenty of time to explore the golden beaches and exquisite coral reefs of San Blas.

Since the trips are limited to ten passengers, maximum comfort is ensured. Individual needs are met and new friendships formed.

The trip includes;

5 nights shared accommodation in comfortable double or single bunks with crisp, clean linen.

Passage from Panama to Colombia or visa versa.

Three healthy, home cooked meals per day for every person, along with snacks, fruit, and water.

3 days are spent on the San Blas Islands.

You can choose to interact with the locals.

Or simply just chill and explore.

There will be bonfires, BBQs and hammocks for relaxing on the beach.

You will also have fabulous snorkeling opportunities near the islands and good quality fins, masks and snorkels will be provided for your use.

This kind of trip is perfect if you want to go backpacking through Central America or South America.


At only US $550 per person, this 5 night trip is a great deal and excellent value for money.

Departure dates:

The tour departs around every ten days from the months of March to December each year.

To Reserve Your Place,  BOOK NOW at www.avemariasailing.com