El Valle Tour
El Valle de Antón is a unique community, as it is located in the crater of the only inhabited volcano in the world. El Níspero Zoo and Botanical Gardens, El Chorro del Macho (a waterfall with a zipline), volcanic hot springs, square trees, petroglyphs, and the public market are some of the area's attractions. In the summer months or dry season you can also visit El Chorro de Las Mozas, a trio of waterfalls that represents three legendary maidens. Hikers have plenty of trail options in the surrounding mountains. Among the favorite destinations are The Sleeping Indian, whose silhouette is of a reclining woman, and El Gaital, the highest peak in the area.
Our Valle Tour includes: Zoológico el Níspero, Mercado Central de El Valle, Petroglíficos de la Piedra Pintada, Mariposario, Jardín de Orquídeas, Serpentario
Our route: Palacio Municipal, Catedral de Penonomé, Gobernación de Coclé (Historic Heritage), Parque 8 de Diciembre, Centro Geográfico of the country, Museo de Penonomé, Barrio San Antonio, Public Market.
Our tour includes: Guide, Tickets (if necessary), Minimum 4 people (check if transportation is available from your hotel). Combine your journey with these hot destinations: Natá de Los Caballeros, Sombrero Pintado, Chorro de Tavidá
Agroturism – Cultural
This interesting tour starts visiting the artisan factory of Cuban cigars and the Penonomé crafts market. Where you can get beautiful handcrafts. Then we will visit the export melons packing plant (harvest runs from December / April). The lawn production project in Rio Grande and he rice irrigation system in El Caño.
We continue our tour towards the park and archeological museum El Caño, (December to August) interesting pre-Colombian indicant cemetery, place of enormous cultural and historical importance.
We will visit the “panafrut” cashew nuts (cashew pepitas) processing plant where we will appreciate the whole process from harvesting until the delicious nuts are a finished good. We will get to know the sugar cane plantations and one of the area´s sugar mills.
Before having a delicious fish & shrimp lunch, we will visit the Aguadulce saltworks, where we produce salt from seawater and after lunch we will visit the shrimp farms in the area.
We will then move to visit the most ancient Catholic Church on mainland in America, the Basilica Menor de Santiago Apostol. Located in Nata de los Caballeros, considered one of the Panamanian wonders.
We will finish with a visit to the Gnaegi agricultural production farm where you will be able to see poultry, green iguana breeding and a great view of all the productive region.
Includes: Tours and tickets, Snacks and (1) soft drink and Tour guide
We leaved after breakfast for a City & Canal Tour: visit the majestic Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal, in addition to the Museum in the Visitor Center. Can observe the transit of ships through this path of water. In this Tour you can enjoy history and much more on the visit, 250,000 workers from around the world and over 10 years of construction were the component to complete the Panama Canal, which is a monument to the genius and power of conviction.
Then visit the historic Casco Antiguo (colonial city of Panama), where we can admire landmarks and the Canal Museum, near the National Theater a brief stop at the Amador Causeway will provide a panoramic view of the city, the entrance to the Canal and the Pacific Ocean, ending the tour at a Local Restaurant in Amador.
Also enjoy a visit to Cerro Ancon, highest point of the city.
Recommend: Casual dress and comfortable shoes, do not forget your camera.
No include: Tickets to Panama Canal, Canal Museum and National Theater. Lunch not include either.
Get it free on your reservation for a week (7 nights)
A little more than 30 kilometers from the city of Penonomé, at Chiguirí Arriba, in Cocle´s mountainous area we can find a privileged place in nature, where a waterfall of 32 meters high and a spectacular natural pool offer to visitors a wonderful experience: ecotourism and adventure, where you will find the ideal place to relax body and spirit and restore vital energy.
Tavida Waterfall is an excellent place to enjoy the scenery, a bath with cold and clear water, swim, take a natural massage under the waterfall or just sitting on enjoy the sun and relax.
In the area there are beautiful trails surrounded by natural beauty, wildflowers and birds of multiple species. One of the trails goes to the petroglyphs or stones painted by ancient native man, tracing the earliest stage of the Panamanian prehistory.
This paradise is located at Tavida Private and Nature Reserve.