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Address: Quarry Heights, Panama City, Panama
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Half-Day Panama City Tour
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Mi Pueblito and Ancon Hill Tour in Panamá City
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Worth the climb!

The climb was worth it. Spectacular views of the city and the locks. Saw a Toucan, three toed sloth and a Capybara just off the road during the walk back down. Lots of other... read more

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Richmond
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The climb was worth it. Spectacular views of the city and the locks. Saw a Toucan, three toed sloth and a Capybara just off the road during the walk back down. Lots of other birds and lizards.Pity the peak is fenced off but, you can still get good views. Take water, it gets hot. There are benches along the way... More 

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Oregon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hike to the top of the hill is not difficult but well over a mile. The road up is cemented and fenced so there was little wildlife to be seen. Even with water it was exhausting in the heat. We were disappointed that the area around the flag had been fenced off so we did not get a good... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the perfect time hiking up 2 km with our kids (4 & 6 years). The road is asphalt and the trees offer shade, there are also some benches on the way to relax and enjoy the vistas. It took us about 1.5 hours to climb to the top with the children - we walked more like turtles :)... More 

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Chantilly, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking at the foot of the hill right outside the residential area, we walked all the way up to the top of the hill. It was quite a hike up there since the temperature there was always in the high 80s degrees. However, there were lots of trees and shade on the trail so it was not so bad. When... More 

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Oskaloosa
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our taxi driver was our guide up the hill and very informative about the history. Not for the out of shape but not strenuous

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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

If you want to see the panorama, it is a great place. Safe during daytime. Easy access.Bring you cameras.

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Our City tour included a stop at Ancon Hill. There's little to do but walk around and take in the breathtaking views of Panama below and that was just fine!

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

Most people on this Sunday afternoon walk up to the summit of Cerro Ancon from Mi Pueblito on the main road (Avenida de los Martires). Mi Pueblito is about 300m South from the roundabout at Calle J and los Martires. From here it is a pleasant hike up of about 30 to 40 minutes through tropical rainforest to the top... More 

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Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

From the top you can see a 360 view of Panama as you walk to each area. Easy hike/walk up a road where vehicles are not allowed. About a 20-25 min walk when drop off at the gate by taxi. Must see view if you like to see the city, casa vijaeo and the Canal.

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Reviewed January 14, 2017

You don't have to take any private tour to get there. Uber cost $5 only from Marbela and you can get a taxi back to Casco Viejo for another $5. Fabulous views from the top of the hill. There is no chance to get anything to drink once you get there so make sure you are well equipped. Toilet facilities... More 

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