Isla Grande

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See also Isla Ixtapa

Despite its name, Isla Grande is a small island off the Caribbean coast of Panama, about a half hour drive (depending on road conditions). During the right times of year, the water between the island and the mainland provides an excellent surfing environment.

Most of the people found in the town are of African descent and trace it back to black African slaves and those known as Cimarrones. Isla Grande is a beautiful place full of beautiful beaches and nice people, It is a great place for surfing.

Coordinates: 9°38′N 79°34′W / 9.633°N 79.567°W / 9.633; -79.567