Mexico & Central America Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

rainforest day trips from Panama City?

Jump to last reply

Hi there!

We will be staying in Panama City for a few days in August and I was wondering if anyone had advice as to day trips into the rainforest? We're interested in seeing animals more than we are birds.

One option seems to be the Smithsonian Barro Colorado trip (http://www.stri.si.edu/english/visit_us/barro_colorado/visit.php).

Another option seems to be one of the two day trips at Canopy Tower Lodge (http://www.canopytower.com/Day-visits).

Another option is to take a wildlife tour of the canal, though we do like the idea of at least a short hike through the rainforest so that's less appealing to us.

Has anyone done any of these? What was it like? Would you recommend a different experience that I haven't found in my research?

Thanks!

4 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 thinking of changing itinerary in CR-need feedback
  2. 2 Cheap One Man Trip to Mexico
  3. 3 Trip Report Tlaquepaque and Colima - December 2014
  4. 4 Need help with airport transfer in Mexico
  5. 5 Belize Itinerary help!
  6. 6 Cabo San Lucas - December end 2014
  7. 7 Looking for suggestions for Mexico beach vacation
  8. 8 Food allergy awareness in Cancun, mexico
  9. 9 Driving in "inner" mexico; is it safe?
  10. 10 Finalizing Graduation trip for granddaughter
  11. 11 Trip Report Costa Rica Travel
  12. 12 Planning Mexico by February
  13. 13 Costa Rica best river rafting company
  14. 14 Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua or Costa Rica for a photography buff?
  15. 15 A Week in Montezuma
  16. 16 Mexico City Restaurant Recommendations
  17. 17 Looking for suggestions for 7-8 days in Mexico
  18. 18 Book set in Panama
  19. 19 Leo - leratravelcr@gmail.com - AMAZING private driver and guide!
  20. 20 Trip Report Puerto Vallarta trip Nov 2014
  21. 21 Riviera Maya or Puerto Vallarta
  22. 22 THE WESTIN LAGUNAMAR OCEAN RESORT VILLAS & SPA, CANCUN
  23. 23 Rental car at Liberia Airport
  24. 24 Private Driver needed SJO to Limon
  25. 25 Costa Rica Intinerary help--Arenal and Guanacaste
View next 25 » Back to the top