Sendero Los Quetzales (The Quetzales Trail), Boquete

Categories: Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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4.1/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web
Hike the scenic green heights of Sendero Los Quetzales (The Quetzales Trail) for a chance to catch a glimpse of the strikingly beautiful quetzal bird. The 9.6 km (6 mi) trail skirts along the edge of the Baru Volcano, linking the towns of Boquete and Cerro Punta and climbing to altitudes that at their highest reach 2,500 m (8,202.1 ft). Choose to hike the whole trail or part of it, winding across the bubbling Caldera River. Search for a treasured sight of the bird that gives the trail its name, whilst revelling in the natural beauty and abundance of other wildlife that surrounds. Guides are available to help you navigate the rainforest paths. Work out when and for how long to visit Sendero Los Quetzales (The Quetzales Trail) and other Boquete attractions using our handy Boquete travel itinerary maker.
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  • This was a great way to explore the local flora and fauna. we hiked up from boquete and went in for a couple of hours and returned the same way. It was peaceful not feeling rushed. some people go all ...  read more »
  • I was having high hopes for this hiking looking forward to see Quetzales but unfortunately, It rained the whole day, so we saw ZERO. The road was very slippery and muddy. Get good hiking sticks and ap...  read more »
  • Several hours we walked that path. Interesting to see birds, rivers and bridges. Have to be in shape to do that road. Very beautiful landscapes.
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