Tierras Altas: The Agrarian Heart of Panamá

Go up to the paradise of agriculture and countryside tourism. Tierras Altas is located in the west of the country, in the province of Chiriquí. It is a mountainous region of volcanic soil and forested landscape at 1,384 meters above sea level. In addition to spectacular views, its geographical position and altitude have created perfect conditions for planting, harvesting and livestock.

The Breadbasket of Panamá

The Breadbasket of Panamá

Tierras Altas produces 80% of the vegetables consumed in the entire country. This has to do with its cool temperatures 12ºC - 25ºC (53ºF - 77ºF) and soil nutrients.

Fauna and Flora

Fauna and Flora

Tierras Altas is famous for its flowers and orchids, which grow wild on the trees of the Volcán Barú National Park. You can see them flowering, especially in the months of July to October while hiking or wildlife watching.

Take in The Country in Tierras Altas

If you're looking for a place to enjoy the outdoors and reconnect with rural life, there is nothing better than agrotourism in Tierras Altas, in the Province of Chiriqui. Visit the open-door haciendas to learn about country life, where and how the food that reaches our table is grown. Walk through fields, gardens, and stables. Spend time with farm animals and thoroughbred horses, harvest your own crops and taste the produce of our lands. Here are some of the places that can give you an insight into Panamanian country life.

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