Soberania National Park, Panama City
(4.2/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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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  • little-touted but an excellent experience, shortly after the city of panama, in the area of gamboa. Is can spot easily alligators, hundreds of birds and butterflies, monkeys, bears sloths, iguanas, toucans, besides a great variety of flora. Indispensable visit. Stroll along the river chagras or gatun Lake. Highly recommended!
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  • Primary forest within an hour of Panama city. We saw deer, monkeys, anteaters, coatis and about 20 species of bird within two hours. Wonderful place and very quiet during weekdays. During the weeend i...  more »
  • Very beautiful walking trails with lush rainforest. Many waterfalls. Lots of birds including Toucans. We also saw Agouti. 
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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