Trails and Waterfalls in Portobelo

When you visit Portobelo, in the Panamanian Caribbean, you'll discover a paradise full of history, culture and nature. Walk through the colorful streets of the town, the forts that protected it, and the forests that surround it to learn about the beauty of this charming Caribbean town.

Portobelo National Park

Portobelo National Park

The town of Portobelo lies within the more than 86,000 acres (35,000 hectares) of the national park.


Here you'll find trails that run through the forests with paths to waterfalls and viewpoints, and trails along the coast that take you on a tour of history. 

In addition, the park has an immense biodiversity, as its tropical forest protects a very large variety of plants and animals that will accompany you throughout your walks. When you visit the forests of Portobelo, you'll come across sloths, iguanas, frogs, snakes, parrots and butterflies. In addition, if you're lucky you'll be able to see anteaters, armadillos, deer and even the huge harpy eagle, the national bird of Panamá.

Forests, Waterfalls and History

Forests, Waterfalls and History

Portobelo has a lot of options for you to get to know its history and environment.

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