22
March
2013

Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower® Panama Begins Daily Excursions to the Pearl Islands with Ferry Las Perlas 

Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower Panama, Panama City’s only property that has a pier with access to Panama Bay and Pacific Ocean, announces daily excursions to the beautiful Pearl Island Archipelago, or Las Perlas, aboard the new 72 foot luxurious Ferry Las Perlas. Residents, hotel guests, and travelers alike will now have the opportunity to experience two islands in this picturesque destination, Isla Saboga and Isla Contadora.

The Pearl Islands, made famous on CBS’s hit television show Survivor ­seventh and eighth season, were named after the abundance of pearls once found throughout the area. Today, the destination is well known for it’s serene, azure waters ideal for diving, snorkeling and fishing – as well as its lush vegetation home to more than 100 species of birds.

Passengers will enjoy onboard conveniences such as air conditioning, three LCD televisions, and a full-service bar. The second level of the Ferry is reserved for those who want the exclusive experience, and includes seating for 20 people, a bar, as well as lounge chairs…

Departing at 8:00 a.m. and returning at 5:30 p.m., Ferry Las Perlas operates daily, except for Tuesdays. The excursion, which departs from the pier on the Ocean Deck of Trump Ocean Club®, is approximately an hour and a half, with its first stop at Isla Saboga and then Isla Contadora. While enjoying the leisure trip, patrons are encouraged to take-in the scenery while keeping an eye out for the friendly dolphins that greet boaters.

On Isla Saboga, guests will have the opportunity to simply enjoy the beach or water activities such as jet skiing, snorkeling, kayaking, scuba-diving, among others. At Isla Contadora, the white-sand private beach allows for a peaceful afternoon to soak in the sun, swim and unwind. For those who want to venture further, both islands can be further explored by foot or bicycle. Travelers will have the opportunity to also enjoy other activities such as a barbeque on the beach as well as nearby resorts and restaurants.

Providing the ultimate comfort and security, Ferry Las Perlas can accommodate up to 96 passengers with reserved seating available. Passengers will enjoy its onboard conveniences such as air conditioning, three LCD televisions, and a full-service bar. The second level of the Ferry is reserved for those who want the exclusive experience, and includes seating for 20 people, a bar, as well as lounge chairs.  A highly trained team assures a pleasurable trip, with attention to service and passenger needs at all times.

The cost per person is $95 USD, although residents and hotel guests will be offered a special rate. Children under six years old are complimentary. To book an excursion on the Ferry, visit www.FerryLasPerals.com.

To purchase tickets visit La Galeria, located on the lower level of Trump Ocean Club®, at the Gift Shop.

(Read More About the New Ferry Service in Siente Panama)

More on The Pearl Islands

The Pearl Island Archipelago is a group of 100 or more islands located 30 miles off the coast of the Gulf of Panama. The area is truly blessed as it is free of hurricanes, volcanoes and earthquakes -making it one of the most serene places in the world. Its clear waters are teeming with tropical fish, ideal for fishing enthusiasts. Both Isla Saboga and Isla Contadora are located in the northern area of the Archipelago. Isla Saboga, which spans 750 acres, is located 35 miles from Panama City’s coast.

Isla Contadora, the fifth largest island in Las Perlas, is the most inhabited island in the Archipelago and is located 30 miles from Panama City.

Learn More

For more information about Trump Ocean Club® contact us online, call 507-209-8786 or email info@trumpoceanclub.com.