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Volcan Town Day Tour

INFO

Today you will enjoy a full-day guided tour to Volcan, a magical place in the highlands, located at the foot of Baru Volcano. During this visit, you will stop at the beautiful Finca Drácula, an estate tucked into the edge of La Amistad Biosphere Reserve. It is known for its 2,200 species of orchids, including several extremely rare varieties, making it the largest collection in Latin America and one of the largest in the world. In addition to housing this impressive collection, the 22-acre finca promotes the education, investigation and conservation of orchids.

Also visit Sitio de Barriles, a themed garden with interesting petroglyphs etched in stone and priceless relics that speak to the mystery of the ancient civilizations that once inhabited the slopes of Baru Volcano. Finally stop at the town center to shop around the local market, before being driven back to Boquete.

Lunch will be included at a local restaurant in the town of Volcan.

DETAILS

DURATION

Approximately 7-8 hours (2 hour scenic drive each way if departing from Boquete)

INCLUDES

Transportation from and to the hotel, lunch, admission tickets and guide.

PRICE

Please inquire

Please note that any tour departing from Gamboa or Playa Bonita hotels, or hotels near the airports will have a total surcharge of $70 plus 7% tax.

SCHEDULE

We will pick you up at your hotel in the city at approximately 8:00 am.

SUGGESTIONS

WHAT TO BRING?

Comfortable clothing and shoes, sunglasses, camera, hat, sunscreen.

TIPS

The following information is a Panama tipping guide:

  • Shuttle Driver $ 2.00 per person, per day.
  • Sightseeing tour driver $ 5.00 per person, per day.
  • Tour guide $ 10.00 per person, per day.
  • Tour boat driver $ 5.00 per person, per day.
  • Bellboys and airports $ 1.00 per bag.
  • Waiter / a restaurant 10% – 15%.

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