Metropolitan National Park, Panama City

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#2 of 19 in Parks in Panama City
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. To plan Panama City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.
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  • It’s a very nice walk if you only have few hours left before heading to the airport or even between flights. We thought we won’t see any animals we were lucky, as quiet and observers, and we got to se...  more »
  • Don't believe the various tour books about the hours at the park; as one the of guides said - 'we are here every day' - and although we took a chance we found the park open after the reported 1:00 clo...  more »
  • Park of 240 acres of very easy access and with a low degree of difficulty. Pay only foreign $4 and views from inside the Park are amazing. Many birds, bixo lazy, Capybaras, marmosets, and other animals that don't really recall the names. It is worth arriving early, ja ' which damp Panama eh high and the animals hear more in the morning. On the trail of 2 k see virtually all the beautiful views of the city of Panama, the Canal, Causeway, Bridge of the Americas, Clayton ... Is very worthwhile. A place to return.
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