Emberá Community in the Chagres River

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Explore the exceptional culture and nature of the Emberá community along the Chagres River, for an immersive and unforgettable experience in the heart of the Panamanian jungle.


  • Discover the exotic fauna and flora of the region.
  • Immerse yourself in the warm hospitality of the inhabitants and learn more about
  • End your day with unforgettable memories of this immersive experience.
  • Embark on a Piragua, a traditional dugout canoe.


We will arrive at Corotu port around 8:00 a.m. At 8:30 a.m., we will depart from the port for a 'Piraguas' excursion to a stunning waterfall, into a 45-minutes journey into the heart of the Panamanian jungle. During this visit, you will be captivated by the rich fauna and flora, where you can observe many unique species. Upon reaching the waterfall, you will have about an hour to enjoy its beauty and swim in its crystal-clear waters. The surroundings of the waterfall offer a spot for relaxation and provide a perfect backdrop for memorable photos. Afterward, you will visit the Emberá Drúa community, where you will be warmly welcomed and offered activities by the locals. You will discover their culture, traditions, and authentic craftsmanship. Around 1:00 p.m., you will be served a delicious lunch of local dishes. Following lunch, you will have time for more activities before departing at 2:30 p.m. You will arrive at the dock at 3:30 p.m. to begin the return to Panama City, filled with memories of this unique experience in the heart of Emberá culture.


Ground transfer Maritime transfer Community entrance Local tour guide Community-prepared lunch Water bottles Traditional dances Waterfall visits Local artisan craft presentation and sale of products

Important Information

  • Join us for an exciting adventure that begins at 6:30 a.m. Our tour is easy and suitable for almost all ages, lasting approximately 7 to 8 hours. Immerse yourself in the stunning beauty of the Panamanian jungle and the rich culture of the Emberá community. Explore lush landscapes, encounter unique wildlife, and enjoy traditional activities. This unforgettable experience promises a day filled with exploration, learning, and connection with nature and local traditions.

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