The Pearl Islands
The Pearl Islands are one of Panama’s most beautiful hidden gems that no one really talks about. Just a 1.5-hour ferry ride from Panama City is a beautiful archipelago of islands with white sand and clear, turquoise water. It’s quintessential paradise and a must in your thing to do in Panama list. The main islands you can go to as a tourist are Contadora, Saboga, and Viveros. All of the islands are beautiful but the Balu Beach Club on Isla Viveros is pretty baller
You can arrive by ferry using Sea Las Perlas or Ferry Las Perlas or fly using Air Panama.
San Blas is an archipelago of over 300 islands on Panama’s Caribbean side and home to Panama’s indigenous Guna people. The islands are pristine, undeveloped and one of those once in a lifetime places you have to experience. If you are looking for a more cultural experience where you can visit the actual communities and learn about their customs