Our Panama gem is where they have filmed coutless survival shows, such as bear Grylls. It is truly beautiful with sweeping jungle to the beach but without the clear waters of the classic pacific islands. This enormous jungle island has an expansive beach and little to no insects or rain from mid December - May.
Organized, run and facilitated by survival experts, this experience is held in locations offering warm weather, soft sandy beaches and impossibly blue shades of ocean almost all year round. Whilst on the island you will undertake a host of tasks aimed at training you to survive in the wild with just your hands and some tools at your disposal - all led by an expert guide at the start.
Your guide will then leave and for the next 72 hours you will fend for yourselves, it's all about teamwork, self-reliance and self-sustainability! ! Before and after you will stay in the best hotel on the nearby island with its own beautiful private beach. From here our speedboat will collect and drop you back after your expedition. As well as the bushcraft techniques we teach on every expedition.
This islands resources give us the opportunity to teach you these particular skills:
Details of the trip:
You will make your way to the beautiful Isla Contadora before heading to your base for the first night at the luxurious Mar Y Oro hotel with its private beach and cocktail bar with other activities planned including swimming and exploration of the island. You will then settle in for dinner and an early night.
The next nights will be spent on the private survival island - speedboat transfer over - where you will learn all the skills necessary for when your expert guide leaves you (days 7 / 8 and 9) including making shelter, making fire, finding food jungle trekking.
One day 10 you will be rescue and celebration they hed back to the luxury of the hotel and enjoy a good shower, a champagne breakfast and survival party in the evening.
A minimum of 5% of the sales price raised for this purchased package will be donated to the benefiting charity. Please be aware that this auction is not tax-deductible.
To secure the best available dates, book your experience as soon as possible.
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