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Summit Botanical Gardens, Panama City

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#6 of 14 in Parks in Panama City
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Survey plant and animal life endemic to Panama at Summit Botanical Gardens. Covering an area of 250 hectares (620 acres), these botanical gardens feature a small zoo and numerous paved trails. Trek through the lush environs and observe plants from tropical and subtropical countries around the world, as well as a number of native species. Numerous harpy eagles call these gardens home; don't miss the chance to meet Panama's national bird in semi-wild conditions. Take a guided tour to enhance your visit with information on the plants' various uses, including food, medicine, and ornament. Our Panama City vacation generator makes visiting Summit Botanical Gardens and other Panama City attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • The botanical gardens are amazing. So many interesting species. The animals are housed in very unattractive conditions and are very limited.  more »
  • If you want to see some local animals this is the place to go. There are some few animals left. Tapir, Local Monkeys, Tucan. There is very nice observatory of the Arpia Eagle, Panamanian National Bird...  more »
  • We booked a visit to the park as part of a tour. What an incredible waste of time and money. The park is run down and the animals look sad and depressed, crammed into tiny cages. Don’t waste your time...  more »