Parque Natural Metropolitano and Ancon Hill Tour from Panama City

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Parque Natural Metropolitano and Ancon Hill Tour from Panama City information and booking

from
$192
Duration
6 hours
Departs from
Tour departs from most downtown Panama City hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
8am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Visit Parque Natural Metropolitano and Ancon Hill on a guided half-day tour from Panama City. The closest national park to Panama City, this tropical forest is home to an abundance of different plants and animals, including sloths and monkeys. Explore the park with your knowledgeable guide and learn about the native flora and fauna. Then, visit Ancon Hill, the highest point in the Panama City area, and take in unbeatable views of the forest below.

Discover the natural beauty of Parque Natural Metropolitano and Ancon Hill on this half-day trip from Panama City. A perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city, Parque Natural Metropolitao is home to lush tropical plants and wildlife and is spread out across more than 500 acres (200 hectares).

After pickup from your downtown Panama City hotel, travel approximately 10 minutes to the national park. Witness Panama's large biodiversity up close as you enjoy a scenic hike through the national park with your expert guide, who’ll point out a variety of native plants and species of birds, butterflies, monkeys, turtles and other wildlife. Enjoy a light snack before continuing on to Ancon Hill.

Next, make your way up to Ancon Hill, the highest point in the greater Panama area. Enjoy an easy walk up the trail with your guide and watch for wildlife, including toucans, buzzards and poisonous dart frogs. Once you arrive at the top, soak in gorgeous panoramic views of the city and the Panama Canal below. Then, hike back down and relax on the drive back to your downtown Panama City hotel.

What's included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks
  • Entrance fees

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)