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Panama Rainforest Discovery Center: Tours & Tickets

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The Panamá Rainforest Discovery Center is the main project of the Fundación Avifauna Eugene Eisenmann, non-profit environmental organization for the conservation of birds in Panama. Our objective is to protect the tropical rainforest throught...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Pipeline Road, Gamboa, Gamboa 0801, Panama
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time birding at the Rainforest Discovery Center. The canopy tower was fantastic (we recommend getting there first thing in the morning). The fish lunch (only offered on Sunday) was an amazing treat.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank CF_Gainesville
Reviewed 6 July 2019

This breathtaking day trip, is a must do. seeing the wildlife, local Indian village is a must do when you visit panama

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rcn84
Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

I went to the Pipeline road at Soberania National Park as i heard that it is one of the best birdwatching spots in the world. I was advised by one my friends to make a visit to the Discovery center very early in the morning...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 10 June 2019

Amazing experience! We were able to see a sloth, some monkeys, parrots and hummingbirds. The walk from the visitors centre is smooth and beautiful. Must go for those people that love the forest and for those who had little experience in wild places.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank isabelfig
Reviewed 27 May 2019

An amazing place to relax and be close to the Panama Canal. Butterfly site, kayak rides, amazing pool, good food and friendly personel.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Carolinapeyrot
Reviewed 2 May 2019

Saw lots of birds great area but go early. We saw the blue cotinga. There are a lot of stairs so you need to be able to climb high.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank noregretsgirl
Reviewed 19 April 2019

This place has lots to see from the Canopy tower where i observed many bird species you will not see at ground level plus sloth's which were a added bonus. The hummingbird viewing area was fabulous and teeming with several species.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank jasonp67
Reviewed 14 April 2019

A must visit when you are in Panama city. Our driver/guide took us to the discovery center and to the top of the tower to see the beautiful views of the rain forest.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Asim A
Reviewed 20 March 2019

The Panama Rainforest Discovery Center is well worth visiting for three reasons: the tower, the lagoon, and the hummingbirds. The tower lets you watch birds at the top of the canopy. It is best to arrive at daybreak when the birds first become active. There...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 18 March 2019

Hire a guide, invest in good binoculars and go when it opens (6 am). The canopy tower is not to be missed

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank birdmountaintravel
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ecuad0r1975
17 May 2019|
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Response from Skate1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay - yes, our guide confirmed $60 per person at night.
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eleanorwatkin
12 October 2018|
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Thanks is that $30 for kids too ?
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VHBecker
28 February 2018|
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Response from GiselaZD | Reviewed this property |
Very easy. It's only a few kilometers away.
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