Bastimentos, is generally safe for solo female travelers. It's a little less developed than nearby Bocas Town, but still hosts a fair number of tourists, many of whom are solo travelers. As with any location, taking standard precautions such as avoiding deserted areas at night, not flaunting valuable possessions in public, and using licensed transportation options can help ensure your safety. There have been occasional reports of petty crime, but violent crime is rare, especially towards tourists. The locals are generally friendly and helpful. Natural risks, such as rough seas or wildlife, pose a greater threat than crime. Therefore, it is important to be prepared, stay attentive, and follow local advice.