Hike Between Jagged Peaks

3-Day El Valle de Anton Hiking Tour - Panama

Prices from £145 pp

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Duration3 days / 2 nights (flexible)

LocationEl Valle de Anton

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Take a hike through lush vegetation, past tumbling waterfalls and ancient rock paintings in El Valle de Anton. Situated in an extinct volcanic crater, expect to discover verdant forests, craggy rocks and colourful birds twittering in the trees. If you’re really lucky, you might even spot the elusive golden frog. With our route description to guide you, you can set your own pace through the sprawling trees.

What's included

  • Accommodation – price based on 2 people sharing
  • Breakfast
  • Route description

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Arrival in El Valle de Anton

If you’re travelling from Panama City you’ll pass a lookout point; it’s well worth making a stop to take in the commanding views across El Valle’s extinct volcanic crater. The town itself is surprisingly small and picturesque considering its proximity to the capital, and you’ll find a smattering of shops and restaurants and a fantastic bakery. Your charming B&B is set amongst lovingly-kept gardens, just a gentle stroll or cycle ride from the centre.

Arrival in El Valle de Anton

Self-Guided Hiking Trail

After breakfast it’s time to lace up your boots, pack you bag with a few snacks and a swimming costume and head into the rainforest. We’ll provide you with a route description so you can set your own pace. Along the way is a chance to see pre-Columbian petroglyphs and take a dip beneath a waterfall. Keep your eyes peeled for colourful birds of paradise and sweeping mountain views.

Self-Guided Hiking Trail

Departure from El Valle de Anton

Today it’s time to say goodbye to this fertile valley and continue with your travels. Before you head off, we recommend stopping by the local market. You’ll find some of the tastiest fruit in Panama here and you can even ask the seller to cut it up for you so you can snack on fresh papaya or watermelon on the go.

Departure from El Valle de Anton
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"I know Panama really well and my most memorable time there was spent on the beautiful San Blas islands, living among the Kuna people. Its got such a laid-back atmosphere, plus stunning snorkelling spots too!"

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