Day Tour

Hacienda Mamecillo, Full Day Tour

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Day tour details

This amazing hike begins in privately-owned land, into remote virgin cloud forest of Chiriquí High lands. The trail parallels the river La Zumbona, a gorgeous river that is spilling into the Rio Caldera. With more than a hundreds of bird species native to the area, including the elusive Resplendent Quetzal, birding opportunities abound. Not only does this hike offer the chance to see beautiful waterfalls and rare birds, it also provides unique opportunities to observe The white-headed capuchin (Cebus capucinus), monkeys. Enjoy the views of some of Boquete’s most exquisite waterfalls, the tallest measuring 25 meters.

After about 3hr hike in a primary forest we will return to the main area of the farm where we will take a look in the green house and also see the farm animals. We will also see the other projects that is going on here at the farm for example our- native tree nursery and worm compost.

Now it is time for the farm to table lunch, including fresh fruit and vegies from the season and the farm, organic salads and meat from the farm – pork, chiken.

Interesting topics that will be covered this day

  • The eco system of a cloud forest
  • Inhabitants and fauna in a cloud forest
  • Native tree nursery- cooperation with “Mi Ambiente”
  • Monkey study and protection -cooperation with “Fundación pro-conservación de los primates panameños” (FCPP)
  • Production of organic products
  • Free range animal farming
  • Compost from Red Californian worms
  • Complete process of coffee: plant – to cup
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We will like to know if you have any medical condition, allergy or special diet require, in  this way we can garanti you a unique, safe and customized experience.

Please be advised that you will need warm clothing, rain jacket and hiking shoes.

  • Location: Jaramillo Arriba – Buenos Aires
  • Pickup: 8:00 am(Boquete area)
  • Duration: ~6 hours
  • Group Size: min 2 pax
  • Skill level: All levels