A Hidden Eden
Sister Moon elaborates on a cliff overlooking the sea in one of the most beautiful in the Caribbean. Lonely Planet described it as the home of the modern Robinson Crusoe. Nurture your body, mind and spirit in a tropical atmosphere with breathtaking sea views forests, impressive rock formations, flowing palm trees where you can enjoy an atmosphere of rest and privacy Cozy cottages, each with its own bathroom and private terrace facing a full bar the pool that winds on the sea A restaurant with the most delicious and varied cuisine, full of flavors typical of the region and international cuisine. All kinds of entertainment and activities: surfing, diving, hiking, water sports, fishing, navigation, and more. A cheerful fishing village less than 20 minutes walk (3 min. by boat).
75 miles from Panama City, 29 miles from Colon, and 15 minutes away from Portobelo, lies Isla Grande, the biggest island in the area and the best suited to receive visitors.
This natural beauty is ”an imposing mass of exuberant vegetation and palm trees, white beaches and crystal blue waters” is 5 kilometers long and 1½ wide. The luscious beach called La Punta boasts intense turquoise water that is impossible to ignore.
The island underwent three phases before being populated: agriculture, cattle grazing, and coconut plantation, by prominent families since the 1850's. For more than a century, up till today, most of its inhabitants are descendants of enslaved Africans and their mayor source of livelihood is fishing, coconut sale, and tourist-related activities.
Buses leave from Panama's main bus terminal to Sabanitas, where you can flag down any bus going to La Guaira. You can also order a taxi cab or travel by train to Colón.
During daylight hours, boats travel frequently between Isla Grande and La Guaira, the closest mainland town (5 min.). You can ask the boatman to take you directly to Sister Moon. Buses return from La Guaira daily at 8, 9am, 1pm.
Contact Sister Moon
Movil: (507) 6948-1990
Management: (507) 6674-1403
Source: Sister Moon