Metropolitan National Park, Panama City
(4/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Get away from the urban bustle at Metropolitan National Park, a sprawling area of green located just ten minutes from the center of the capital.Take a stroll by the canal, and through the tropical forest areas rich in wildlife, including sloths, toucans, and iguanas. Start at the visitor center to learn about the three main trails that cut across the 265 hectare (655 acre) park. The walks vary in difficulty and length, and each offers something different. Add Metropolitan National Park and other attractions to your Panama City trip itinerary using our Panama City travel itinerary maker.
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  • Fair is fair. It is a jungle on a stone's throw from the city, but that is it. You can make it a hiking trip on a well marked gravel road. There is a nice vantage point Panama City. Half an hour is really in the jungle, with real wild animals.
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  • We saw monkeys, incredible birds, agouti, sloths, incredible blue butterflies hiking the trails. This was a fabulous in town wildlife adventure! 
  • After the stone jungle Panama City-best for a short rest. Although constantly feeling of stuffiness and humidity is maintained.
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