We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jason Lara Tours

Features Animals

Jason Lara Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (96)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Jason Lara is a bilingual experienced bird guide who offers personalized, private tours for novice and avid birders throughout Western Panama. Tour areas include Boquete, Volcan and Cerro Punta, and The Continental Divide between the Chiriqui and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Chiriquí Province, Boquete, Panama
+507 6718-6279
Reviews (75)
Filter reviews
67 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews resplendent quetzal great birding birds including bird calls personable young man nice guy spotting scope los quetzales amazing coffee panamanian coffee roasting process coffee plantation coffee tour quetzal trail cerro punta male species
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 67 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Jason Lara Tours Boquete Private party of 4 on “Pipeline” tour hike! 626609199 Excellent experience. Jason picked us up in his clean and modern 4 wheel drive SUV at our VRBO and spent 6 hours with us on the Pipeline Trail. We saw Monkeys, the...More

1  Thank Pathfinder617575
Reviewed 3 days ago

From the first email inquiry, Jason was very pleasant and accommodating. 3 of 4 of us are occasional hikers and one of us recently had surgery. We were picked up on time at 7 a.m. at our accommodations. Jason has a comfortable, safe vehicle with...More

Thank janemaggiemuller
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We happened upon Jason after having to make last minute changes to our itenerary and he was so accommodating. We aren’t avid birders and didn’t know what to expect but Jason far surpassed our expectations. He is a very knowledgeable local, speaks fluent English, and...More

1  Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 9 May 2018

My husband and I had never been birding before, and we absolutely loved our day with Jason! We did an easy hike and saw so many amazing birds including the Quetzal. Jason was a pro getting the birds lined up and helping us get fantastic...More

1  Thank Annika L
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Jason was a lovey guide, with great knowledge about the lokal wildlife. We saw all kinds of colourful birds and the famous quetzal. Jason really tried to find us a sloth, but we were unlucky. We managed to see a tree snake instead. It was...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a great hike on the Quetzal trail with Jason. He called many quetzals in with his unique bird calls, and we got some fabulous photos. We aren't serious birders but really enjoyed seeing all the birds he found while we hiked from Cerro...More

1  Thank 1mtngang
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Jason and this tour was my favorite thing that I did on my recent trip to Panama. He is so knowledgeable, friendly and can find everything you want to see. I am not a 'lister', I only had two requests (quetzal and sloth) and he...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We were very impressed with Jason. Even before meeting him in Panama it was very easy to contact him and arrange for our day of birding. His knowledge is excellent as well as his spotting capabilities. We were a group of three including my 82...More

Thank chrisO8723IB
Reviewed 25 February 2018

My husband and I had the good fortune to have Jason Lara as our bird guide for a full day of birding in the Boquete region. We would not have been able to get to the areas without Jason’s knowledge about best birding sites AND...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Was that Jason wasn't booked when we called him the day before we wanted to tour. We'd had a cancellation from another guide and were fortunate to hook up with Jason. He asked my g'friend - what do you want to see? She answered -...More

2  Thank dgguido
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
Casa Grande Bambito Highlands Resort
142 reviews
15.88 km away
Hotel Bambito Resort
163 reviews
16.49 km away
Finca Lerida
439 reviews
17.46 km away
Hotel Dos Rios
72 reviews
22.32 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 125 nearby restaurants
Fanny's Terrace Bistro
112 reviews
21.18 km away
La Carbonera Restaurant
121 reviews
22.11 km away
The Wandering Sloth Bar and Grill
39 reviews
17.30 km away
Cerro Brujo Gourmet
56 reviews
22.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 83 nearby attractions
Finca Dracula
99 reviews
9.76 km away
Haras Cerro Punta
21 reviews
11.03 km away
The Lost Waterfalls-Boquete
434 reviews
14.89 km away
Volcan Baru National Park
348 reviews
16.60 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Alastair E
9 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from maria k | Reviewed this property |
+507 6718 6279 Success
Inbal E
7 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from xelas | Reviewed this property |
A half day tour we started really early, and were out well after midday, although weather was not good. Jason came with his car. This was the tour to search for quetzals. The second tour was even longer; we did the Pipeline... More