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Cerro Punta is a very small village in the Pacific West of Panama.

Get in[edit]

By bus[edit]

There are frequent buses from David for around $ 4.30.

Get around[edit]



  • La Amistad International Park. Large park equally split between Costa Rica and Panama with a few trails starting in ranger station near Las Nubes.





Go next[edit]

A great hike in the dry season, but not recommended during rains is an 8 kilometer trek (mostly, but not all downhill) through rain forest, within sight of Volcan Baru, into Boquete. Take a half-hour 4WD taxi (shared with two others/$5 per person) up to the ranger station and then hike for 5 hours to the ranger station on the other side of the park. At the other end, exhausted, and still with 4 kilometers to go to reach Boquete, you may be lucky and be able to hitch a ride with a farmer delivering carrots to market.

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