Soberania National Park, Panama City

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National Park
Hike to the sounds of howling monkeys through the tropical leafy trails at Soberania National Park. With over 500 species of birds, this sprawling, humid rainforest attracts bird watchers and wildlife lovers each year. The discovery center's decked viewing area allow you to take a break alongside flocks of feeding hummingbirds. Hire a guide to accompany you through the bird popular spots and help identify the plants and animals. Bring plenty of water, and check reviews of the local zoo before visiting. Arrange your visit to Soberania National Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Panama City using our Panama City family vacation planner.
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  • This national park is called the Rainforest. It is about 45 minutes away from Panama City. What a beautiful park! We stayed in the middle of it at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. It had so many birds, s...  more »
  • We walked all trails, seeing all kinds of birds and small animals, even one monkey near the base of the tower. Also heard the howler monkeys in the distance. we took many pictures here and the humming...  more »
  • We were on our own with carry binoculars. In fact we did not see much, because we were without a guide. This can be booked 48 hours before you go. We decided to go the day before, is not to get one. Another couple we were able to return with this guide and saw many birds in the region.
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  • Excellent accesible Rainforest with plenty of wildlife
  • One of Latin America's greatest national parks and places for wildlife and bird watching. On one morning (Tuesday, March 16) we saw 78 species of birds and two large groups of monkeys (Capuchin and howlers), and were able to observe their behavior up close. We saw broad-brilled Motmots, crimson-crested Manakins, a rare (for Panama) Tiny Hawk, and many other unusual, beautiful neo-trooical species. Book with a guide, and you will have a revelatory experience. Spectacular.
  • Hermosa la fauna increible unas vistas espectaculares. Enamoda al 100% De Panama; )
  • it was really fun because i got to see people that where lighter color than me but still looked similar 10/10 IGN
  • Great rain forest, we got the opportunity to see monkeys, sloths, different kinds of birds, and some other animals we don't know the names of. Definitely find pipeline road and hike as much as possible