La Chunga Embera Village






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Visit an authentic Embera indigenous village in the amazing Darien rainforest.
  • Authentic Native American Culture.

  • Breath taking nature.

  • Wildlife observation.

  • Skin deep human contact.

Today you will enjoy an unforgettable experience amidthe amazing Darien rainforest.  The ship will anchor in the bay of San Miguel, where you will start your adventure enjoying the rich biodiversity of Darién, while navigating the Sambú river for one hour until you reach the community of La Chugna.  Upon arrival at the community, you will have the unique opportunity to see the unspoilt lifestyle of a proud native American group, who has preserved its traditions and knowledge from pre-Columbian times.  Learn about their daily life, their knowledge about medicinal plants, their dances, culture and their traditional arts and crafts.  It will be an experience you won´t forget in a long time.

Practical information

Practical information: 

  • Language: English, Spanish, German and French. 

  • Included: Water. 

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.

  • Walking information: 1 km on a wooden path through the mangrove. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.

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