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Summit Botanical Gardens, Panama City

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Zoo / Aquarium
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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  • Many enclosures are currently empty. There are very many construction sites in the plant (rubble mountain). Also, the parks are not well maintained. Everywhere, rotten branches laying around. There are a few playgrounds, where you can also Broil. This is the only positive aspect.
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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 »
  • For the sake of animals and the preservation of the place, I think that they should make an investment to improve all over the place, animal cages are small. Arriving without particular truck can be a little complex.
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