Anton Valley is a picturesque town located in the Cocle Province of Panama. It is situated in the crater of an extinct volcano, making it a unique and fascinating destination for travelers. The town is surrounded by lush green forests, waterfalls, and hot springs, making it a perfect place for nature lovers. Anton Valley is also home to a variety of exotic birds and animals, including toucans, sloths and the endemic golden frog. Visitors can also explore the local market, where they can find handmade crafts and souvenirs. Anton Valley is a popular destination for hiking and trekking, with several trails leading to stunning viewpoints and natural wonders. The town is also known for its pleasant climate, making it a perfect escape from the heat and humidity of the coast. Overall, Anton Valley is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to experience the natural beauty and culture of Panama.
In this tour we offer you different options for your day. Starting your tour with either a hike to the La Poma waterfall or Cerro la Silla.
A) La Silla hike
La Silla Hike is a popular trail in Anton Valley, Panama, that leads to a stunning viewpoint overlooking the town. The hike is relatively easy and suitable for all ages and fitness levels. Once at the summit, hikers are rewarded with breathtaking views of the valley, including the town, the surrounding forests, and the nearby mountains. The viewpoint is especially beautiful during sunrise or sunset, making it a perfect spot for photography enthusiasts.
B)La Pome waterfall
La Pome waterfall is a beautiful natural wonder surrounded by lush green forests. The trail leading to the waterfall is relatively easy and suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The waterfall itself is about 35 meters high and cascades into a refreshing pool, making it a perfect spot for swimming and cooling off on a hot day. Visitors can also relax on the nearby rocks while taking in the stunning scenery.
Enjoying Antón Valley
After the outdor activity, you will have free time to visit the town, have lunch and visit the local market.Depending on your preferences, you can choose one of this two local activity: either the Butterfly Garden or the Hotsprings, allowing you to have a day of adventure and relaxation, before taking the way back to the hotel.
We will pick up at your hotel in Panama City. The trip to Anton Valley will take approximately 2 hours. Depending on your preferances you will have the oprtunity to choose between 1 Otdoor activity and 1 Local Activity.
Once in Anton Valley we will start the journey with the outdoor activity (either La Silla Hike or La Pome Waterfall). You will after have free time in Anton Valley to visit the town, the hadcraft market and have lunch in the restaurant of your choice. Our guide will be more than happy to recomend you the best places. Next, you can chose between 2 locals activities (either Butterfly Garden or Hotsprings). At the end of the day, you will travel back to your hotel in Panama City.
Anton Valley is located inside the crater of a non-active volcano. It’s a popular destination for both locals and foreign tourists due to its proximity to Panama City.
The cool climate is a welcome change from the heat and humidity of the city, and on warm days there’s always a cool breeze. The crater is about 600 meters above sea level with mountains surrounding the town waiting for you to explore them.
Departing from Anton Valley there is a great variety of outdoor activities, mainly hiking, visits to waterfalls, rappelling and much more.