Sendero Los Quetzales (The Quetzales Trail), Boquete

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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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  • Getting to the Quetzal trail on the Boquete side of the mountain is real easy. Just take a public minivan for $3.00 and pay the park entrance fee of $5.00. I had neither the time nor the inclination t...  more »
  • I went with a group of 6 people on the Quetzales hike. It's quite a long hike where you go up 700meters in altitude so be aware of that. It has amazing spots to look at the rainforest. I would recomme...  more »
  • Be in the trail is a rewarding experience the cave of the Tiger its waterfalls and streams is very beautiful
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