Tropical Sportfishing Panama

How to find us

How to find us

Tropical Sportfishing Panama is located at Boca Chica, on the mainland in the province of Chiriquí, Panamá.

How to find us if driving

Tropical Sportfishing Panama is situated at Boca Chica, a small and laid-back fishing village, which is just 20 minutes from the famous Pan-American Highway (known locally as the Carretera Inter-Americana). From the highway, follow the local road that runs via the village of Horconcitos*.

(*Driving tip: on passing through the center of Horconcitos village, take the right fork at the small triangular park by the church to pick up the Boca Chica road.

Flying in from N. America, Europe or S. America

You will arrive in Panama City’s Tocumen International Airport (IATA code: PTY), where you transfer (30 minutes by taxi) to Albrook Airport (PAC) for domestic flights. (We can send you a representative of Tropical Sportfishing Panama on request for safer and faster transportation). Air Panama runs frequent flights from here to David (DAV), our nearest airport ( Flight time is 45 minutes. We will await you there and bring you to Bocas del Mar Hotel in our private comfortable vehicle.

There is a new and cheaper way now flying from Panama City to David with Copa Airlines, a Star Alliance member. They also have some of the cheapest flights available on the market and fly regularly from the United States to Panama City and David (DAV) as well (see Copa Airlines flight destinations)!

(Air Panama also runs a flight 3 times a week from Costa Rica’s international airport, San José, to David). Alternatively the interesting drive from Panama City is 420 km/260miles and about 6 hours.

Journey times
  • David City: 45 minutes

  • David Airport: 50 minutes (flights to USA, South America and Panamá City for worldwide connections, and Costa Rica)

  • Panama City by air: 50 minutes from David Airport

  • Panama City by road: 420 kilometers/260 miles and about 6 hours drive

  • Costa Rica border: 120 kilometers/75 miles


Simply move your curser over the marked signs on the map or click on it to find out the fastest way to Tropical Sportfishing Panama.