giant manta ray at Cala Mia in Panama

Panama Dive Resort Scuba Packages

Visit our Panama Dive Resort and immerse yourself in our island sanctuary while enjoying our Panama dive center as you discover this world rated dive destination. When visiting the Gulf of Chiriqui you will soon realize how virgin the area is. Lush tropical rainforest border deserted white or sandy grey beaches that break into the Pacific Ocean. Explore our dive locations across the Gulf of Chiriqui, including Isla Secas, Isla Ladrones and Coiba. We invite you to immerse yourself in Panama and come enjoy our scuba diving packages.

Select from 2 dive packages

1. From Panama City airport

All inclusive VIP Panama City (PTY) package is where we handle total in country logistics. Includes overnight stay in Panama city and all domestic flights, Panama City tour and all transfers to the Island Resort.

2. From David City airport

All inclusive package that excludes the Panama City portion. Guests arrive at David (DAV) airport where the adventure begins.

Panama Diving Vacation - Compare this to the rest !

Integrated Panama Dive Center / Island resort with the New Zealand owner on site.

Private Island can accommodate up to 28 divers with numerous sleeping configurations.

All accommodation has hot water, AC and private terraces with ocean views.

All meals and drinks including local beer, wine, and standard cocktails

Two restaurants, beach club, infinity pool, spa, yoga studio, water toys, hiking, sport fishing and horseback tours.

Full dive center with on site NAUI instructor and PADI Divemaster. 

Private marina with fuel service & a private dock, so the boats operate on your schedule.

Twin engine dive boats, full shade and comfort for travel to dive site including Coiba.

Our packages are a step above others and more competitive on a get what you pay for basis

From David Airport All Inclusive

David All Inclusive Scuba Diving Packages:

Price per person including tax, excluding Xmas holidays

 2 Days /
3 Night
3 Days /
4 Night
4 Days /
5 Night
5 Days /
6 Night
1 Diver$2,750$3,812$4,851$5,869
2 Divers$1,950$2,624$3,283$3,929
3 Divers$1,683$2,228$2,760$3,282
4 Divers$1,550$2,030$2,499$2,959
5 Divers$1,470$1,911$2,342$2,765

Package Details

  • Airport transfers from David City to/from the Panama Dive Resort.
  • Non-diver and family pet-friendly Private Island Resort.
  • Infinity pool and two beautiful sandy beaches located at the Resort.
  • Private beach club with a bar and pizza restaurant .
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet service.
  • Various activities and excursions to choose from for non-divers

Panama Dive Package Details:

  • Dive Instructor and experienced English speaking captain.
  • Private offshore vessel,  based on group size.  Private trips for your group unless otherwise specified.
  • Daily diving consists of 2 tanks per day with 30+ regional dive sites to select from.
  • Includes full diving equipment.
  • Boats operate per your schedule from our private marina.
  • On-board lunch with snacks and all drinks.
Panama Whale Shark

VIP from Panama City - All Inclusive

Isla Ladrones
Panama Whale Shark

VIP Panama City All Inclusive Scuba Diving Packages:

Price per person including tax, excluding Xmas holidays

 2 Days /
4 Night
3 Days /
5 Night
4 Days /
6 Night
5 Days /
7 Night
1 Diver$3,500$4,554$5,586$6,596
2 Divers$2,700$3,366$4,018$4,656
3 Divers$2,433$2,970$3,495$4,009
4 Divers$2,300$2,772$3,234$3,686
5 Divers$2,220$2,653$3,077$3,492

Package Details

  • Upon landing in Panama City you will be meet by a representative off the airplane. They will assist you through immigration to the VIP lounge where you can enjoy a cool drink while your luggage is being collected.
  • One-night accommodation at the Hilton Panama, breakfast included.
  • Local guide for your selected Panama City tour option, choices includes Panama Canal or explore historic district of Casco Viejo. 
  • All ground transfers and domestic flights to David airport.

Island Lodging & Transportation Details:

  • Ground transfers from David airport to & from the Island.
  • Non-angler and family pet-friendly private island resort.
  • Infinity pool and two beautiful sandy beaches located at the resort.
  • Private beach club with a bar and pizza restaurant.
  • Complimentary use of paddle boards and kayaks.
  • Free Wi-Fi internet service.

Diving Details:

  • Dive Instructor and experienced English-speaking captain.
  • Private offshore vessel,  based on group size.
  • Daily diving consists of 2 tanks per day with 30+ regional dive sites to select from.
  • Includes full diving equipment.
  • Boats operate per your schedule from our private marina.
  • On-board lunch with snacks and all drinks.

Sample Panama City VIP Itinerary - 3 Days Diving

Day 1: Arrival to Panama City

On arrival you will be meet by a representative when you exit the plane (look for your name on a sign). They will take you direct through immigration, no waiting. Enjoy a cool drink in the VIP Lounge while your luggage is being collected.

Your private driver will collect your bags and transfer you to the Hilton Panama where you will checkin and review the night life options.

Many clients explore the fine dining options in the Old City, Casco Viejo, which is home to many amazing roof top restaurants and bars.

Day 2: Panama Tour & Domestic transfer

Enjoy an early breakfast and be ready to discover one of the wonders of the world, the Panama Canal or explore historic district of Casco Viejo a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Tours finish with lunch (excluded) and then you will be transferred to the domestic airport for your 50-minute flight to David Chiriquí.

After collecting your bags your private driver will take you on an 1 hour drive to Boca Chica town. Our captain will be expecting you and will transfer you to our boat and 20-minutes later you will arrive at Resort.

We offer boat transfers direct from the Airport as an upgrade option.

 

Diving day 3, 4 & 5

Each morning enjoy your breakfast and prepare to depart for your daily dive adventure around 9am.

Diving Day 3 : 

Dive Isla Secas, 40 minute travel time, 10 dive sites to select from.

Diving Day 4 : 

Dive Isla Ladrones, 50 minute travel time, 6 dive sites to select from.

Diving Day 5 : 

Dive Coiba Island, early departure with an 1.5 hr travel time with up to 10 + dive sites.

Daily dive planning may vary based on swells, weather and season. Rest assured you will dive the best sites on the Pacific of Panama.

After enjoying the daily 2 tank dive you will return to the resort for some beach club relaxation or a soothing massage.

Day 6 – Departure back home

Whether you are going back to Panama City to make your connection back home or you will stay longer in the country, we will coordinate all ground and air transfers based on your schedule and selected package

Examine Our Reviews !

With 300 + resort reviews, we encourage you to review our fishing reviews below, hope you will conclude our luxury island resort destination can exceed your Panama Fishing vacation expectations.

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  • Faith Yuki Avatar

    Lovely spot!

    Faith Yuki 6/15/2021
  • Vivian Jaen Avatar

    La atención, la comida, los cuartos, la playa, la pesca, lo tiene TODO ?

    Vivian Jaen 12/05/2020
  • Ben Holland Avatar

    Amazing fishing, accommodations. The staff went above and beyond at all times.

    Ben Holland 3/14/2020
  • Eva Cardoza Avatar


    Espectacular hotel, bello ambiente, instalaciones muy agradables. La atención de su personal impecable, amable y atenta. Lo recomiendo 100%.

    Eva Cardoza 3/08/2020
  • Expedia reviewer Avatar

    We had an amazing experience at Cala Mia. The resort is beautiful, the staff is very friendly and helpful and... read more

    Expedia reviewer 3/05/2020
  • Eva Cardoza Avatar

    Espectacular hotel, bello ambiente, instalaciones muy agradables. La atención de su personal impecable, amable y atenta. Lo recomiendo 100%.

    Eva Cardoza 3/05/2020
  • Clara C. Caparroso Avatar


    Bonito, relajante, limpio, comida y atención excelente

    Clara C. Caparroso 2/08/2020
  • Ana Cecilia Delgado de Saldaña Avatar

    Paradisíaco lugar. Muy recomendado. Playa espectacular buena atención buenas cabañas, buena comida

    Ana Cecilia Delgado de Saldaña 2/05/2020
  • Clara C. Caparroso Avatar

    Bonito, relajante, limpio, comida y atención excelente

    Clara C. Caparroso 2/05/2020
  • Linda DeMuro Avatar

    Outstanding Resort! What does Cala Mia not have cars, TVs and lot of people. What does Cala Mia have...... read more

    Linda DeMuro 2/05/2020
  • Sabine Borowsky Avatar

    Nettes ruhiges Resort. Allerdings völlig überteuert. Man hat keine Möglichkeit als immer dort zu essen,, die Gerichte sind nichts besonderes.Das... read more

    Sabine Borowsky 2/05/2020
  • Maria Diaz Avatar

    Playa habitaciones piscina la comida la comodidad etc

    Maria Diaz 2/05/2020
  • Tomka-Aviation Avatar

    Un endroit absolument paradisiaque où nous avons passé quelques jours de rêve. Un personnel sympathique, attentionné toujours souriant et aux... read more

    Tomka-Aviation 2/05/2020
  • leisa aparicio Avatar

    Me encantó. El personal es muy amable y la comida deliciosa, es un sitio encantador

    leisa aparicio 2/05/2020
  • Patricia Gonzalez Avatar

    Es un lugar idóneo para desconectar de todo y relajarte. No está masificado y hay mucho silencio, así que puedes... read more

    Patricia Gonzalez 2/05/2020
  • Agustín Pérez Acosta Avatar

    Muy buen sitio, naturaleza, opciones para pesca, hospedajes magnificos.

    Agustín Pérez Acosta 2/05/2020
  • Claudio Fernandez Avatar

    Paradise

    Claudio Fernandez 1/08/2020
  • Patricia Gonzalez Avatar


    Es un lugar idóneo para desconectar de todo y relajarte. No está masificado y hay mucho silencio, así que puedes...
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    Patricia Gonzalez 1/08/2020
  • Expedia reviewer Avatar

    3 jours loin du monde dans un endroit paradisiaque et calme. Chambre spacieuse et magnifique. Le personnel est très sympathique... read more

    Expedia reviewer 11/08/2019
  • leisa aparicio Avatar


    Me encantó. El personal es muy amable y la comida deliciosa, es un sitio encantador

    leisa aparicio 9/08/2019
  • Alexander Andover Avatar

    Very nice place with very friendly staff. 1st time I have been big game fishing and loved it. Very fair... read more

    Alexander Andover 9/08/2019
  • Expedia reviewer Avatar

    El servicio y atencion fue excelente. La comida deliciosa

    Expedia reviewer 9/08/2019
  • Maria Diaz Avatar


    Playa habitaciones piscina la comida la comodidad etc

    Maria Diaz 8/08/2019
  • Brett Peach Avatar

    Even after high expectations, this was an amazing choice. The lodge is beautiful and the service was to notch. Not... read more

    Brett Peach 7/14/2019
  • Arianne Rodriguez Avatar

    I love this place is so beautiful ?. The staffs are so nice and friendly special Yari so nice person... read more

    Arianne Rodriguez 7/08/2019
  • Manny Bermudez Avatar

    Amazing! The food is great, the people are wonderful and the island is beautiful with lots to do. Barefoot Luxury!... read more

    Manny Bermudez 7/08/2019
  • Eric Stelzel Avatar

    First class experience!

    Eric Stelzel 6/14/2019
  • Amanda Cameron Avatar

    Incredible lodging - beautiful scenery. Definitely coming back for tuna season!

    Amanda Cameron 6/14/2019
  • Ricardo How Chan Avatar

    Simply Amazing

    Ricardo How Chan 6/08/2019
  • Sabine Borowsky Avatar


    Nettes ruhiges Resort. Allerdings völlig überteuert. Man hat keine Möglichkeit als immer dort zu essen,, die Gerichte sind nichts besonderes.
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    Sabine Borowsky 5/08/2019
  • Ana Palop Alcaraz Avatar

    In one word. Paradise. Great hotel, good food and great people. We will be back.

    Ana Palop Alcaraz 5/08/2019
  • Hotels.com reviewer Avatar

    Staff really made you feel like you were family. Food is wonderful, surroundings are spectacular. Even though you... read more

    Hotels.com reviewer 5/08/2019
  • Steve Kingston Avatar

    Amazing place, staff couldn't do enough for you. Horse riding through the rain forest was pretty special. Lovely couple beaches... read more

    Steve Kingston 5/08/2019
  • Ana Cecilia Delgado de Saldaña Avatar


    Paradisíaco lugar. Muy recomendado. Playa espectacular buena atención buenas cabañas, buena comida

    Ana Cecilia Delgado de Saldaña 5/08/2019
  • Neonetics Neon Avatar

    What a fantastic Island Resort. Luxury on a secluded Island off of Panama. And the Fishing is Amazing... Marlin ,Sailfish,... read more

    Neonetics Neon 5/08/2019
  • Maija Kujala Avatar

    Amazing island getaway with 5 start service and smily and friendly staff! All you wish for your next holiday!

    Maija Kujala 5/08/2019
  • Expedia reviewer Avatar

    Fantastic vacation. Fishing, scuba, horseback riding, hiking, beach. So many great things to do in an absolutely beautiful location.

    Expedia reviewer 5/08/2019
  • Fula Icaza Avatar


    Calamia es uno de esos hoteles donde tienen todos los detalles perfectos!

    Fula Icaza 5/08/2019
  • Agustín Pérez Acosta Avatar


    Muy buen sitio, naturaleza, opciones para pesca, hospedajes magnificos.

    Agustín Pérez Acosta 5/08/2019
  • Hotels.com reviewer Avatar

    Wonderful from start to finish. I highly recommend

    Hotels.com reviewer 5/08/2019
  • Linda DeMuro Avatar

    Outstanding Resort! What does Cala Mia not have cars, TVs and lot of people. What does Cala Mia have...... read more

    Linda DeMuro 5/08/2019
  • Tomka-Aviation Avatar


    Un endroit absolument paradisiaque où nous avons passé quelques jours de rêve. Un personnel sympathique, attentionné toujours souriant et aux...
    read more

    Tomka-Aviation 5/08/2019
  • Iliana Avatar


    Fantàstico! Es un lugar donde te puedes sumergir en la naturaleza. Asombrosa isla con monos aulladores, aves increìbles y playas...
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    Iliana 5/08/2019
  • Matt Daniel Avatar

    One of the most gracious, relaxing experiences we've ever had, wonderful service, incredibly helpful staff and a stunning location that... read more

    Matt Daniel 5/08/2019
  • Bredio Velasco Avatar


    Buen sitio para descansar y disfrutar de la naturaleza

    Bredio Velasco 5/08/2019
  • Virginia Oya Avatar


    Un lugar muy agradable, habitación cómoda con una bonita terraza con vista al mar. Los jardines bien cuidados. Tienen varios...
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    Virginia Oya 5/08/2019
  • Olmedo Riggs Avatar


    Excelente lugar

    Olmedo Riggs 5/08/2019
  • Mariella M. Avatar

    It’s always a pleasure recalling memories of the stay in Cala Mia. Empty beaches, wild untouched nature to explore, comfortable... read more

    Mariella M. 5/08/2019
  • Cassandra Pierson Avatar

    Amazing! The food is great, the people are wonderful and the island is beautiful with lots to do. Barefoot Luxury!

    Cassandra Pierson 5/08/2019
  • Fabrizio Cucco Avatar

    TOP! Nothing else to say.

    Fabrizio Cucco 5/08/2019