|Flight time||from UK: 17hrs; from US: 5hrs 20mins|
|Ideal length||7 Days|
|When to go||December - May|
Watching the sun sink over the rainforest.
Fulfilling your private hideaway fantasies by staying in a remote luxury villa stilted over the river.
Taking the boat journey to the hotel is quite an entrance: meandering through jungle really builds up anticipation.
Snorkeling through untouched coral reefs.
Swimming with dolphins - for once, this is an activity which is as amazing as it's hyped to be.
This hideaway lives up to everyone's castaway dream: Coral Lodge is made up of stilted over-water villas and heavenly stretches of sand it fulfils any tropical island fantasy. Staying in your own private hideaway, you can kick back on some of the world's most blissful beaches as well as enjoy the amazing hiking, sailing, fishing and other adventures that are on your doorstep.
The area is a divers heaven with amazing outer reefs bursting with untouched corals, sponges and a huge variety of marine life within the San Blas Archipelago. Non-divers kayak through the mangrove and coral bays, exploring the inlets and canals near the resort. You can even take a clear bottom kayak to the outer reefs and watch the divers as they explore the underwater world. Swim and snorkel the playground of reefs, blue lagoons and tidal pools or go for walks amongst swaying palm trees along the coral sand beach where turtles lumber ashore to lay their eggs. With the dense rainforest at your doorstep there is so much to explore and even more wildlife to see.
Excursions to surrounding islands and overnight stays can also be arranged along with fishing and horse back riding on deserted beaches and jungle trails. Come afternoons and evenings, relax over cocktails in the over-the-water bar or your private hot tub and enjoy the marine life from your own personal sundeck.
Panama is generating so much buzz and whilst some places never live up to the expecations place on them, Panama undoubtedly does. Go. Now.