OFF THE BEATEN PATH
We are surrounded by nature, away from civilization.
Up on the beautiful mountains of Pixvae with an incredible ocean view,
we are located only 4km away from the village.
Our Lodge is 100% off grid - environmentally conscious living.
No phone signal, no internet access*. It's the perfect way to enjoy a stress-free holiday and reconnect with nature.
It takes only 25 minutes boat ride to get to Coiba National Park World Heritage Site,
the #1 scuba diving and snorkeling destination in Panama.
*Don't worry, there's a free wifi hotspot in the village.
HOW TO GET HERE
With our newly paved road from Sona directly to Pixvae, it's never been easier to get here!
There are many ways to come here, for all budgets and all levels of comforts. We will happily assist with your transport logistics through our thrusted service providers working all around the country.
By Rental Car
Coming from Panama City its 4.5 hours to a small town called Sona.
It's your last chance for ATM, gas station, pharmacy shopping etc before arriving to Pixvae. From Sona to Pixvae (42 kms) it takes around 1 hour. It's a very beautiful trip through the lush mountains and jungle. Enjoy beautiful views along the road. We are located on Km No 38, on the left hand side of the road. Safe Gated parking available for our guests at the Lodge.
By Public transportation
Public transportation in Panama is a safe and cheap option to get around the country. Everything is very well connected and organized.
Buses are air-conditioned and comfortable. Be aware that bus drivers love their classic Panamanian music which will blast out of the speakers throughout your trip. Just another Panama experience you wouldn't want to miss.
From Albrook Terminal in Panama City buses drive every 30 minutes to Santiago and every hour to Sona (that's our recommendation). Ticket price is approx. $9 per person.
In Sona there leaves 1 truck a day to Pixvae in-between 11-12 o'clock. It's a 4x4 Landcruiser and it can get very crowdie in there. You might share a seat with a chicken if you're lucky. A Trip, with what locals call "Chiva" (mountain goat), will take around 1.5 hour and cost $6,00 per person.
By Private Shuttle
We can organize a private shuttle for you from anywhere in the country. The Driver has many years of experience in the shuttle business, speaks English and has a wide knowledge of Panamas history which he is sharing happily if asked along the ride.
Please contact us directly for a quote.
By Shared Shuttle
Direct shared shuttle with A/C from Boquete to Sona, approx. $30 per person. Departure at approx. 7h00 am, duration is approx. 3.5 hours. From Sona, you can either take a taxi to Puerto Vidal for a boat ride or take the route with the public transportation (chiva) or go with a private pick-up service to Pixvae.
Shared shuttle services are also offered on the following routes: Sona - Boquete, Boquete - Bocas del Toro on both ways. We can happily help you with transport logistics.
By boat from Puerto Vidal
From Sona you can get to Puerto Vidal by car/bus or taxi in around 25 minutes. It's a paved road in good condition.
From Puerto Vidal, the boat captain will pick you up and take you on a 40-minute scenic ride.
The first half of the trip goes through mangroves and rivers and the last part is along the pacific coast entering the bay of Pixvae.
There are options to park your car in Puerto Vidal and leave it there for the duration of your stay.
By Charter Airplane
Not only the quickest way to get to Pixvae (45 min from Panama city), the views over the mountains and the ocean are breathtaking! Charter an airplane from Panama city, Bocas or David and fly directly to Pixvae. Contact us for a quote and information.