Summit Botanical Gardens, Panama City

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#10 of 17 in Parks in Panama City
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. With our custom trip planner, Panama City attractions like Summit Botanical Gardens can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We visited to see the botanical gardens and there are plants with identification signage throughout the park. The park is clean and pleasant to walk through. There are some food vendors. The park also...  more »
  • A local friend brought me to this place especially to see the harpy eagle, national bird of Panamá. (“The harpies of the shore shall pluck the eagle of the sea.”) The fauna here are all rescues. On th...  more »
  • It is for family and have fun, can be a picnic but this very abandoned and totally bad animals cages, not given proper maintenance and certain areas of the Park are fully neglected and dirty, prices are comfortable and this in formation of the attractions the area visiting. What we say in maintenance is fatal and makes me sad to say it.
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