Gap Experience programmes in Panama, Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro is the perfect place for a Spanish course combined with volunteer work. Fall in love with the emerald green of the Caribbean Sea and enjoy a unique mix of white sandy beaches, excellent nightlife and a warm Panamanian welcome. 


Bocas del Toro is a small town of 8,000 inhabitants located on an archipelago in the north-west of Panama, not far from the border with Costa Rica. It’s easy to fly there from Panama City or take the boat from Boquete. You will be struck by the exceptional biodiversity, natural beauty and melting pot of cultures in this heavenly, timeless place. People from many different groups live in harmony here. Learning the language and helping out the local community, you will also enjoy a spectacular natural setting to recharge your batteries: a memorable break from your everyday life.

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