Darién Province

This waterfall and its crystal-clear pool is a welcome relief after a hot and sweaty climb to spot harpy eagles.

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Nearby Darién Province attractions

1. Bayamón

10.89 MILES

This Emberá village south of Sambú is worth visiting. Get here by public bus (US$1), which runs along the paved road leading south from town between 6am…

2. Río Sábalo Bridge

13.76 MILES

Cross the Río Sábalo bridge to reach Sambú's twin indigenous village of Puerto Indio.

3. Puerto Indio

13.93 MILES

From Sambú, visitors can cross the Río Sábalo Bridge to the twin village of Puerto Indio (with permission from the Emberá and Wounaan) and visit…

4. Río Sambú

14.24 MILES

Traveling the wide and very brown Sambú River is a memorable experience: you'll glide past spectacular mangroves – five of the world's seven known species…

5. Reserva Natural Punta Patiño

25.67 MILES

On the southern shore of the Golfo de San Miguel, this 263-sq-km wildlife reserve is owned by the private conservation group ANCON. It contains species…