Top Panama Waterfalls You Have to Visit
Waterfalls are mighty yet peaceful creations of nature. There’s something almost magical about standing at the base of a beautiful waterfall and beholding its immense beauty—especially in Panama. Panama is home to a countless number of these beautiful natural wonders, which are nestled in some of the most breathtaking forests and natural surroundings Mother Nature has to offer. Chase down the best of the best waterfalls in this stunning country—these are some of the top Panama waterfalls you have to visit.
The Lost Waterfalls
Some of the most famous and breathtaking waterfalls in Panama are known as the Lost Waterfalls. Located in the Chiriquí Province around the perimeter of Volcán Barú National Park, you can spot the Lost Waterfalls by journeying along their namesake trail, the Lost Waterfalls Trail. On this moderate to difficult hike through lush virgin cloud forests, you’ll have the opportunity to view three of Panama’s most stunning waterfalls. Truly a sight to behold, they’re as beautiful as they are powerful.
El Chorro Macho
El Chorro Macho is an impressive 35-meter (115-foot) waterfall located in Anton Valley, Panama. At the base of the breathtaking cascades, you’ll find a mystical natural lagoon where visitors can swim and fully immerse themselves in the beauty of the falls. You can reach this easily accessible waterfall by crossing a few suspended rope bridges and journeying on a short walk through a beautiful cloud forest.
San Ramón Waterfall
The San Ramón Waterfall is nestled on the right side of the Caldera River in Los Naranjos, Chiriquí, Panama. The momentous waterfall is roughly 50 meters (164 feet) tall. Part of what makes the San Ramón Waterfall one of the top waterfalls you have to visit in Panama is its accessibility. You can reach these powerful falls by car, and you can even view them right from the road—no hike necessary. In addition to the beautiful falls, visitors can also enjoy picturesque views of mountains, crystal-clear rivers, and vibrant wildlife.
To see some of the most breathtaking waterfalls in the country, book a Panama Cloud Forest Tour through Cala Mia Island Resort. Throughout this incredible hiking experience, you’ll traverse through breathtaking cloud forests and make your way along the Lost Waterfalls Trail. As you journey on the trail, you’ll come across remarkable waterfalls that spill into the Rio Caladera. If you’re interested in something even more adventurous, you could also book a zip line and river tour through our Panama island resort that will allow you to glide over pristine waterfalls and rivers. The opportunities to experience adventure and beauty are truly endless at Cala Mia Island Resort. Book your stay today.