HIKING AT DISCOVERY RAINFOREST CENTER
The Panama Rainforest Discovery Center is located at the famous Pipeline Road, one of the most recognized in the world for bird watching. In fact, here was established a record on a bird count organized in 1985 by the Audubon Society, identifying some 385 species of birds in 24 hours. Built to the highest standards of sustainable architecture and clean technology path we expect the Rainforest Discovery Center in Panama. There is a circuit of 1.1 miles of trails in the forest. These trails are mild to moderate difficulty, made of fine gravel, 1.20 meters wide on average and rest areas in 2 places.
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. The principal objective is to protect the tropical rainforest throught sustainable tourism.
Continue on our trails observing birds of the undergrowth such as manakins, anteaters and trogons. Go up our 40-meter tower to contemplate birds in the canopy such as the famous blue cotinga and toucans, and visit the viewing platform by the lake to see aquatic birds like wattled jacanas, least grebes, herons and snail kites. As well as birds you will be able to observe other animals like monkeys, crocodiles, coatis , and butterflies.
- Entrance fees
- Specialist guides
Recommendations: insect repellent, passport, cap, slippers, camera, long pants and sweater.