ABOUT THE BOAT
The boat was built in 1998 and its size is 36.7 ft.
There is 7 guest spots total available (2 x double cabins and 3 x dorm beds in the common area), each sleeping place has a personal fan. There is a bathroom with a shower in very good conditions.
ABOUT THE CREW
Captain Mike Arcila is from Colombia and has been running the Koala II safely since 2 years between Colombia and Panama. He speaks English, Spanish and Italian. He learned his Italian in Rome, Itlay where he lived for 10 years and worked as a chef which makes sure excellent food is provided on the trip.
Edwin Otero is the marinero on board the Koala II since 7 years. He is Colombian too.
ABOUT THE TRIP
5 days and 4 nights
Departs from one of the San Blas islands (El Porvenir), Panama and ends in Cartagena, Colombia
3 days between the islands of San Blas- every night a different anchorage
2 days on the open sea to Cartagena
Preferred guests: Mellow, no party booze cruise
COST & WHAT IS PROVIDED
$550 plus transport and taxes
Includes: 3 meals per day: Sailing Koala is renowned for excellent food such as pasta, cereals and fruit, Italian food, Argentinian Meat, Mexican food, Fresh fish & lobster within the season (March - June: NO lobster due to breeding season and the indigenous Guna law. We apreciate your understanding and respect for the nature and conserving it).
Beverages on board: Tea, coffee and milk for breakfast, water all day
Snorkeling - equipment is provided ($20 deposit which will be returned when returned in good condition)
Transfer from Panama City is not included and costs an additional $55 per guest (including indigenous taxes of $22) plus local speedboat cost to get to the island (between $10 - $20).