Post-Programme Panama Adventure (starting from Colón)

Price from

989 GBP

Duration

4

Season

Autumn (Sep - Oct)

Min. number

10 travellers

Booking code

ONXPANPOST23


Spend 4 days exploring the Panamanian rainforest on hikes, a night safari boat tour, farm visit and more.
  • Enjoy three nights in a jungle lodge in the Gamboa Rainforest by the Chagres River

  • Learn about jungle conservation and reforestation on a visit to Santa Rita

  • Visit the Rainforest Discovery Center and Panama's only sloth sanctuary

  • Join a night safari boat tour and a cable car ride above the jungle canopy


Day 1: Santa Rita Farm

After disembarkation, we'll take you to visit Santa Rita, a working farm owned by a reforestation organisation. Learn about jungle conservation, reforestation and forest management. You'll meet some workers and find out about the traditional and medicinal uses of different trees. After a picnic lunch, we'll continue to Gamboa Rainforest Resort, your home for the next three nights. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

Day 2: Rainforest Discovery Center and night river safari

In the morning, you'll visit the Rainforest Discovery Center, a self-sustaining, open structure in the middle of the jungle. Watch for rare animals from its 105 ft observation tower, or follow hiking trails looking for butterflies, monkeys and 350 bird species. After lunch and a relaxing afternoon at your lodge, you'll join a night safari boat tour on the Chagres River – an unforgettable experience.

Day 3: Sloth Sanctuary and jungle cable car

You'll start the day with a visit to Panama’s only sloth sanctuary, working to reintroduce these endearing creatures into the wild. After lunch back at the hotel, you'll enjoy an exhilarating 20-minute cable car ride above the tree canopy, watching for toucans, monkeys and iguanas. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Panama Canal, Chagres River, Gamboa village and the vast jungle canopy.

Day 4: Departure

Your Panama jungle tour comes to an end after one last delicious breakfast at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort.

Please note that we may visit these sites in a different order.

Practical information

Included
  • 3 hotel nights at Gamboa Rainforest Resort.

  • Excursions and transportation with an English-speaking guide.

  • 2 x lunch and 1 x lunch box with a beverage.

Not included
  • Dinner and gratuities.

Remarks and requirements
  • This tour starts on the day of disembarkation in Colón.

  • Not suitable for guests with limited mobility.

  • If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the land adventure up to 6 weeks before departure.

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