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Central Avenue | Between 4th and 5th Street, across Los Establos Plaza, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Sunrise From the Highest Point in Panama

My girlfriend and I were put in touch with Oscar, at Explora Ya, by our host of our AirB&B and... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
John E
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Denver, Colorado
via mobile
Hiking and biking tours

We did a half day walking tour to the 3 waterfalls with Oscar. The hike got challenging for me at... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Jullisa
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Nassau, New Providence Island
via mobile
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Explora Ya is an eco-adventure travel specialist providing vacation packages to Panama's most exciting destinations. Not only a travel agency with a vast Panama insider knowledge, Explora Ya also operates tours and provides everything for an authentic Panama vacation: from outdoor activities and hotels to domestic flight bookings and in-country transportation. Explora Ya has its own team of guides and works with a select group of hotels within each price range and Panama's top tour operators and outdoor outfitters. Remember we don't sell tours! we provide experiences :)
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“coffee tour” (36 reviews)
“volcan baru” (7 reviews)
“highest point” (2 reviews)
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Central Avenue | Between 4th and 5th Street, across Los Establos Plaza, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were put in touch with Oscar, at Explora Ya, by our host of our AirB&B and we're very glad she did. Our experience was amazing. We coordinated the trip, via e-mail, from the states. Oscar was very friendly and quick in...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We did a half day walking tour to the 3 waterfalls with Oscar. The hike got challenging for me at times but Oscar was always helpful and putting safety first. The views on this tour were breathtaking. We also did a half day biking tour...More

Thank Jullisa
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Reviewed February 20, 2017

My friends and I did the half day Coffee Plantation and City tour. Felix was a terrific tour guide and very knowledgeable. We learned a LOT about coffee and got to explore the environs of Boquete without having to worry about driving the crazy roads!

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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

We did the coffee tour and panoramic. We had a great experience. And took a few great photos for the instagrams. It felt like a very personalized experience but not exactly cheap at $64 per person. The one downside was they took us to tito's...More

Thank Joe Z
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Reviewed October 27, 2016

I just returned from Medellin's Flower Festival tour with Oscar Pena at Explora Ya. It was an incredible trip! I had such a great experience that I can't wait to go on his Christmas Lights tour of Medellin. Oscar Pena, of Explora Ya, put together...More

Thank RainforestQueen
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked multiple tours with Explora Ya during our honeymoon. Everything was perfect! The staff was extremely knowledgable, friendly, and made us feel comfortable. Booking was super easy. They always went out of their way to make our experience extra memorable-- truly...More

Thank Jessica K
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

We spent 6 days in Medellin and the entire countryside around it. Oscar was great, hotel was very good jumping of point for daily excursions. We used the gondola system, the mountainside escalator which was cool, and just had an overall fun and exciting time....More

Thank EricR49236
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Reviewed August 29, 2016

I just returned from the flower festival held in Medellin, Colombia. The trip was led by Oscar Pena who knows the city and the country like the back of his hand. The hotel was in a great neighborhood with interesting shops and easy access to...More

Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

I went on the island tour, hot springs tour and canyon tour with Explora Ya and all of them were amazing! It was very easy to book a tour and the prices were quite reasonable. Everything was well organized. I will definitely use them again...More

Thank ChristyATX
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

I had a great time on both the tours I took with the Explora Ya team! I hiked the pipeline trail with a guide very knowledgable about the flora and fauna. I studied Environmental Science in college so I was absolutely fascinated by all the...More

Thank mjemidy
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