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Altos De Campana National Park

Panama City, Panama
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Beautiful and interesting area

We spent about a two hours here and really enjoyed the scenery. Like other parks, full of... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2016
Sedona, Arizona
Beautiful scenery.

My wife and I drove to the park and we're very impressed with the natural beauty Imposing rocky... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2015
Panama City, Panama
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Panama’s first national park, this one was created thanks to a landscape created by the now-extinct El Valle de Antón volcano. Avid bird-watchers will love it here, as will visitors who want to take in the incredible views from the park’s lookout spots.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“la cruz” (2 reviews)
“cloud forest” (2 reviews)
“rainy day” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

We spent about a two hours here and really enjoyed the scenery. Like other parks, full of interesting fauna and just general beauty.

Thank dps_Sedona
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I drove to the park and we're very impressed with the natural beauty Imposing rocky crags with a variety of trees. The mirador has amazing views and many trails to hike. Not crowded with tourists and very friendly people. Lots of plants...More

Thank MalagaBill77
Reviewed 23 April 2015

This place is not far off the Interamerican Highway- the entrance is west of Capira on the mountain side of the road just past the Sinaproc building. There are a couple of outlooks with parking, and some people actually hike down toward the valley. You...More

2  Thank C B
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I had the chance to accompany a group having a biology class on site. If you have the chance to get a guide, you can learn so many things! Even on your own, it's a wonderful park.

Thank pasares
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Really cool set of hiking paths. The park starts at the top of a mountain overlooking a cliff. According to the park ranger, there are 11 large cliffs you can rappel. Apparently, you rappel down one, hike to the next and so on. Can't wait...More

2  Thank Diego B
Reviewed 14 February 2015

I think it is a nice place to go. To feel the natural ambiance and take advantage of an amazing panoramic view to admire the mountains and the seaside landscapes. It is easy to get there.

1  Thank mvasconcellosx
Reviewed 10 October 2014

First of all, this hike can be either normal or terribly hard depending on your hiking level. What is true no matter how expert you are is, if you are to climb this, ask for a guide because it is not signalized and its very...More

5  Thank ricardo d
Reviewed 18 June 2014

We went to Campana on the advice of our tour guide. it is not very far from Panama City, and the climate is worlds away. It was nice and breezy with temps in the 70s. The view was amazing, we could see the city in...More

2  Thank Kenneth N
Reviewed 31 January 2014

If you are traveling along the InterAmericana west of Panama City you will see a large and impressive mountain several miles off the north side of the highway. Those who like mountains will feel drawn toward it. A turn to the north from the small...More

4  Thank JMaher2014
Reviewed 16 April 2013

This parc national is not full of jungle, but also barren hilltops and marvellous views to the distant ocean (weather permitting!) , the drive up to the peak is possible now with any normal vehicle, the road twists and turns until you are there. Several...More

1  Thank morgieporgie
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