Sailing around for more than 10 years, lovers of life and travels we also love meeting new people. We invite you to share a dream with us the time of your vacation. Come and enjoy our private access of the wild Pacific coast of Panama.
Manu Sergent welcomes you in is home, El Bucanero.
Manu, French owner and captain of El Bucanero, has been sailing for over ten years around the Atlantic and the Caribbean sea. One year ago, he got El Bucanero, his third boat, in Acapulco and sailed her down to Panama.
He has been renovating El Bucanero to keep her fit and comfortable.
Manu works with experienced hostesses that he employs per charter.
El Bucanero is a beautiful 55 feet classic schooner built in 1976. She is a 30 tons, steady, long keel schooner with 6 comfortable beds and nice bathrooms. The front cabin has a double bed and its own little bathroom. The middle cabin has a double bed and two bunk beds.
El Bucanero has all the comforts on board including a good kitchen in which the crews prepares excellent meals everyday.
WALES WATCHING!! Big groups of humpbacks are passing in the area from July to October!!
The boat has lot of great toys onboard; snorkelling gears, surfboard, bodyboard, watertoys, fishing equipment, music instruments, movies, board games etc. And a good dinghy to bring you to the spots of your choice; beaches, diving spots, surf spots etc.
The boat is currently based in Boca Chica, the pacific side of Panama, the prettiest and wildest sailing area of Panama acoording to the crew. There are many great things to experience on this side of the coast like; the serenity of the magnificent "Bahía Honda", the adventure and mangrove of Rio Santa Lucia, the nature reserve of Coiba (additional costs), beautiful Cebaco, the waves and parties of Santa Catalina... etc
The crew is open to your suggestions to plan a route that fits your needs and to make this the holiday of your dreams: relaxation, sport, nature, adventure, fishing, partying, you name it.
Minimum number of persons required: 1
Minimum number of days you can book: 3
Discount for children of 12 y/o and younger: 25%
Rates are for a private charter, unless indicated otherwise.
Rate includes; crew, all meals, bedding & towels, anchorage fees, fuel, snacks & beverages (alcoholic beverages in moderation: wine, beer and rum. You can bring your own if needed).
Rate excludes; Transport to the boat.
If you have a general question about booking a sailing trip please follow this link.
Your booking request will be forwarded directly to the crew of the boat. When they accept your request we will contact you to finalise the booking and payment. In case the crew declines your request we will update you about this as well.