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Address: One hour from Panama City, Panama City, Panama
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Join with me as an authentic Embera guide I will give to you thrusful, deep...

Join with me as an authentic Embera guide I will give to you thrusful, deep information as no one,have the opportunity to learn about my culture, believe, tradition of the real Embera experience.

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US$155.00*
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Authentic Embera Indian Village Tour
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US$120.00*
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Embera Village Day Tour

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Embera Tour was a hit, from our 9 year old twins to my 70 year old dad!

My husband, myself, our 4 kids (ages 13, 11, 9 and 9) and my parents all went on this tour together in February 2010. Garceth Tocamo picked just the 8 of us up in a van that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 June 2010
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Northern California
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Northern California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2010

My husband, myself, our 4 kids (ages 13, 11, 9 and 9) and my parents all went on this tour together in February 2010. Garceth Tocamo picked just the 8 of us up in a van that seated 12 people around 8 am. Based on us telling him we really wanted an authentic less touristy type visit, he decided to... More 

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Trinidad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2010

We had a great time on our trip with Garceth. Wonderful trip up river in the canoe - as the end of the dry season into the rainy season we had to get out and help a couple of times on the way there when we grounded, and then got soaked on the way back when the heavens opened -... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2010

My friend and I toured with Anne as our guide based on other reviews we had read. The other reviews largely speak for the experience, all I can say is that it was certainly a one-of-a-kind and unforgettable experience. Anne and all the Embera people were so friendly and accommodating of us, and hopefully we will be able to go... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2010

The first day we were scheduled to take the tour, we were disappointed because it filled up with about 200 cruise ship passengers. That was actually a streak of luck because that crowd could not possibly have made the trek up a creek for swimming in a pool at the base of a waterfalls. That side trip and the canoe... More 

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NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2010

We made contact through emberavillagetours.com and David was our guide. He is knowledgeble,friendly, and loves what he does. We could not have had a beter guide nor a better place to visit. If you want see happy people living the much more natural life,this is for you.

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Larnaka City, Cyprus
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2010

I didnt want to join a tour (although there are plenty) and many are quite good. However it is not a lot of fun joining many gringos on a coach from Panama City and then getting herded like sheep onto the waiting motor boats. It was normally about 15 to 20 in a small longtail boat. It takes under 10... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2010

Anne is number one. You can't go wrong. Don't miss out on a day in an Embera Village with her.

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Apollo Beach, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2010

There are other reviews that offer lots of specific information, so I shall not repeat. However, it is important that the following is confirmed: 1) Embera Indian Village is a Major Highlight of the Panama City area. 2) Anne is a fantastic tour guide. One feels they are with their sister-in-law, or a cousin for a personal tour of this... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2010

If you have just one day to spend outside Panama City, do take a tour to visit the Embera Indian Village. You will find several tour operators offer such a tour, and most of them go to a nearby village, which, not surprisingly, has heavy visitation. However, there is one village which organises its own tours via a website, www.emberavillagetours.com... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2010

ALL I can say is this was truly a life experience. I read the reviews and decided to book my excursion with Garceth. At first I was a bit apprehensive due to the fact that I was stopping at Panama just for 1 day. My mother, my son (who's 8) and I planned a trip on a cruise, and were... More 

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