Get a personalized introduction to Panama City on this 4-hours, private tour, that includes pickup and drop-off at your hotel or residence in Panama City or at the Tocumen airport.
You will see:
-Amador Causeway, -Avenida Balboa, -Panama viejo, -Miraflores Locks on the Panama Canal.
You will be canoeing on the Chagres river, where you will be heading into the jungle to visit a traditional Embera village.
The native Embera are one of the seven Amerindian ethnic groups still present in Panama.
Several families of Embera settled near the Chagres river many years ago and have developed an ecotourism project allowing them to maintain their way of life and their customs in the face of the development of the modern world.
The valley is unique because of the weird square trees, which grew on the volcanic soil. The rectangular shape of trees is directly related to the conditions of the valley – when planted in any other location, the trees would have normal circular trunks.