As the ¨Bridge of the Americas,¨ Panama is home to many species that were originally indigenous to one of its two continental neighbors, in addition to its own endemic forms of life, making Panama one of the most inherently diverse locations to enjoy wildlife in Central America. Through eco-friendly approaches and guided preservation, immerse yourself in the extraordinary colors and sounds of birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles and insects. Canopy towers, hiking excursions and aerial trams allow spectators to marvel at the flurry of activity both above and below the tree tops. Witness migrating whales on their annual journeys, iguana-run islands and unique communities of life on the ocean floor.
As almost half the country is covered by tropical rain and cloud forests, Panama is the ideal place for birding vacations. More than 970 species of bird make their home in the dense forests, including around 120 migratory species and 12...
As an ideal geographic location for abundant biodiversity, a land bridge for two continents and two oceans, Panama enjoys extraordinary marine wildlife in its warm waters that make it a destination spot from beginner to avid scuba divers.