Things to Do

There are many adventures and activities waiting for you in the Boquete area and throughout the Chiriqui province.  We have attempted to list some of the most common ones that visitors tend to enjoy and there are plenty others where these came from! We will keep updating this section to give you the most current information. We can assist with setting up of tours if you like and have included web-links for your convenience as well.

Check out this amazing videos of the Tatica Waterfall located in Bajo Mono Boquete. This video was taken by one of our employees.

 

 

 

Casa de Montaña is now partner of Boquete Outdoor Adventures. If you enjoy challenging yourself in the great outdoors. You will find no destination more extraordinary than PANAMA!

Volcan Baru

Boquete Outdoor Adventures: www.boqueteoutdooradventures.com

volcanbaru2The dormant volcano called “Volcan Baru” can be seen from anywhere in the town of Boquete. Boquete is at more or less an elevation of 4,000 feet. Volcan Baru tops off at an elevation of 11,000 feet. The climb is a challenging 6-8 hour ordeal but we feel that it is all worth the effort!  The great thing about the view at the top is that you can see both the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean from that elevation. The Volcan Baru can also be accessed via all-terrain vehicles. There are tour operators in town that can assist with either a hike or an ATV climb to the top of the volcano. Here’s one of our favorites:

White Water Rafting

Boquete Outdoor Adventures: www.boqueteoutdooradventures.com

Looking for some excitement of Class III and Class IV Rapids?  The Chiriqui province has just what you are looking for!  Please visit Chiriqui River Rafting site for more information.

Spanish Language Schools

Are you looking to expand your Spanish language skills? There are a few schools right in Boquete that can customize a Spanish “immersion” experience for you! Here is information on a couple of those schools:

 Zip-Lining

Boquete Outdoor Adventures: www.boqueteoutdooradventures.com

ZipliningIn our opinion, Boquete has the BEST zip-line in Central America.  The tour guides show you the native plants of the cloud forest as you walk up to the top of the zip line track. You can see the flora and fauna and if you are lucky, you can even see a rainbow! A stream runs right below you as you zip down from one tree to the next! Don’t forget to spend some time hanging out at the lodge!

Coffee Tours

Most of the world famous Panamanian coffee comes from the Boquete and surrounding areas. There are dozens of world class coffee plantations. Many of them offer coffee tours. A visit to Boquete is not complete without visiting at least one of these coffee plantations!  Café Ruiz is only a few doors down from our bed & breakfast.

Panama Rock Climbing: www.panamarockclimbing.com
Featuring first professional Panamanian rock climber Cesar Augusto Malendez Castillo

ROCKCLIMBING

 

 

Hiking, Horseback Riding and other activities

Boquete Outdoor Adventures: www.boqueteoutdooradventures.com

Boquete area has many breathtaking hiking and birding trails. You can pick up a map and explore the area on your own or get the help of an experienced guide, it’s your choice! Take a look at some of the links we have provided below. As usual, we can assist with setting up any of the tours if you like.

Deep Sea Fishing, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Surfing, Whale Watching & Island Tours

Boquete Outdoor Adventures: www.boqueteoutdooradventures.com

Boquete is only a short drive (just over an hour) to the Pacific Beaches and Islands. The area has world-class deep sea fishing. The Bay of Chiriqui is home to Islas Bolanos, Islas Paridas and Islas Secas. All of these islands have white sand beaches, good snorkeling, deep sea fishing, walking trails, and inland lagoons for the birding enthusiasts. During the second half of the year, visitors to the area have regularly sighted humpback whales, turtles, rays, and dolphins – quite an experience!

  • Explore Boca Chica: www.explorebocachica.com/panama/
  • Reel Inn Panama: www.reelinninpanama.com
    • Reel Inn in Panama offers Offshore & Inshore Fishing Charter Services for the Boca Chica area. Our boats specialize in large Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, Wahoo, Dorado & Roosterfish. Fishing the Gulf of Chiriqui is amazing for all levels of fishermen!
      Kayak Fishing, Guided Kayak Tours through the Estuary, Snorkeling & Fishing with a picnic on the beach, Whale Watching, these are all available with Reel Inn in Panama.com   Come Play with Us!!
  • Gone Fishing Panama: www.gonefishingpanama.com/sportfishing_charters.htm
  • Hooked on Panama: www.hookedonpanama.com/

Golfing

Boquete has some high quality golf courses for use by the visitors. Here are a couple of website for you to check out:

The Cloud Forest Medicine Way Trail

Eco-Tour

Walk-Touch-Taste

Discover the healing power of medicinal plants!

http://cloudforestbotanicals.com/

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