All of our day trips may be customized to suit your wishes! You choose your destinations and how much or how little time you wish to spend at each location.
• We provide you with a newer vehicle and a well trained driver for your personal, exclusive use throughout the day or evening. You are not sharing with other guests.
• Our driver is with you throughout your day trip to keep you safe and secure.
• Prices quoted are the total price for transport and not per person. Prices do not include admissions, entrance fees, meals or beverages.
• It is important that you carry a copy of your passport with you while traveling in Panama. If you'd like to shop at the Duty Free store on the Amador Causeway, you will need your passport there as well.
SUMMIT BOTANICAL GARDENS & ZOO
Nestled in Sobernia National Park and bordering Gamboa Rainforest, the Summit Botanical Gardens and Zoo is one of Panama's hidden delights. The grounds cover an impressive 250 hectares and is home to over 15,000 diffent exotic plants and animals. Many of these species are considered endangered.
The botanical gardens were founded in 1923 by the Panama Canal Company. The gardens are considered to have the best palm collection in the world. Follow long paths bordered by tall bamboo on either side. There also rubber trees which are fascinating how they seem to meld together as they grow.
The zoo is home to a Harpy Eagle which is Panama's national bird. It is believed that there are only 20 pairs of this species left in the world. The zoo also offers people a chance to see a jaguar, parakeets, many kinds of monkeys, a crocodile, anteater, turtles and many other species.
Admission to the zoo is $5.
Transportation & Security Services
We have drivers who speak:
English, Spanish, French, Portugese