Golfo de Montijo | Visit Panama

WHERE TO GOGolfo de Montijo

Montijo is a district with a group of islands in the southern region of the province of Veraguas

BASIC INFORMATION

LOCATION

Veraguas

TEMPERATURE

64 - 86°F (16 - 30°C)

CLIMATE

Tropical

TERRAIN

Beach

The district covers a total area of 2202 km². It includes all of the offshore islands of Coiba National Park, the largest of which are Coiba and Jicarón. The capital lies at the city of Montijo. The district includes the Gulf of Montijo and the islands in it. You can get local boatsmen to shuttle you to the island and go snorkeling, diving, and swimming in its amazing waters. Giant sea turtles flourish here and so do hundreds of other species. Bring your camera and lots of sunscreen!

WHAT TO DO

BEST KNOWN FOR

Kayaking, world-class scuba diving, and snorkeling with thousands of fish and sharks off of Coiba Island.