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Address: Panama
Activities: Kayaking, Viewing wildlife
Description: Measuring 100 to 200 feet across and approximately 40 feet deep, this...
Measuring 100 to 200 feet across and approximately 40 feet deep, this river serves as the main source of water for high-level locks of the Panama Canal.
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Embera Indian Villages on the Chagres River

As part of a family reunion, my family visited the Emberá Drua village on the Chagres River. There are many villages along this river that provide tours and canoe travel on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2014
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

As part of a family reunion, my family visited the Emberá Drua village on the Chagres River. There are many villages along this river that provide tours and canoe travel on the river, but my father had chosen this village because the natives wear enough clothing to cover essential areas, making this visit a little bit less shocking for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

By chance, and with little enthusiasm, I took a canoe tour up the Chagres River last week and I can't believe I almost missed it! We visited a village of the Embrera tribe and saw how they lived. We cooled off in a swimming hole complete with water falls, and learned a little bit more about this important water shed;... More 

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