Experience the awe-inspiring thrill of summiting Volcan Baru just before the first rays of sun enter the sky, lighting up both the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.
Join us in this Volcan Baru Tour, a guided hike to the top of the Volcano. At 3,475 meters (11,400 feet) El Volcan Baru is the highest point in Panama. The summit of Volcan Baru is one of the few places in the world where you can see both the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, it’s an amazing view.
The overnight climb is steep and rugged. Hike along rolling hills, dense jungle, and rocky cliffs. Reach the summit just as the first rays of sun crest over the horizon and be amazed by the breathtaking sunrise.
Duration: Overnight – 20:30 pm – 11:00 am
Start and End Location: Central meeting point in Boquete
Miscellaneous: The Hiking/Climbing duration is 8-10 active hours. The guides speak english and spanish.
Meet at a pre-arranged point in Boquete at 20:30, where your guide will check of all the gear and hiking equipment, and provide a short security briefing. The hike starts at 21:00 pm.
The scenery during the hike is dynamic. You will pass rolling hills, dense jungle, and rocky cliffs. Catch an impressive view of the dormant volcano’s ancient crater. Extinct for nearly 500 years, the volcano’s crater and walls are covered with growth.
As night turns to day, watch as the sky slowly changes from black to blue to shades of pink and orange. The clouds dissipate and re-form due to the temperature changes caused by the rising sun. This is the best moment to see both oceans.
You might have seen many sunrises, but very few compare to the one you’ll experience upon summiting Baru. On a clear day you will see the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea from the top. Return at 11:00 am. You won’t regret taking this Volcan Baru Tour.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.