Campana Hill (La Cruz Trail): beautiful lookout point and challenging
Campana Hill (La Cruz Trail) is a prestigious lookout point located in the Province of Panama Oeste, District of Capira, Town of Chicá. It takes 1. 5 hours to get by on land transportation from Panama City. The trail starts with a minimun elevation of 2, 472 ft (824 m) and during a distance of 1. 71 km (1. 06 mi) hiking you reach to a maximum elevation of 2, 880 ft. (960 m) in aproximately 2 hours roundtrip. The trail has no loop and difficulty level is Moderate. We will be assisted by an Expert Local Guide which will lead us to the peak of the Hill.
Afterwards, we will visit Chicá Town surroundings which has a nursery garden, a cascade to take a refreshing dip and have a Local home hosted lunch.
We start our journey at 7:30am or 8:00am departing from city hotel to Chica Town which will take us 1 hour and a half. As we reach to the entrance of the Trail, our Local Expert Guide will provide us with valuable guidelines and tips about the trail. following he will take the lead on carrying us to the hill which is aproximately 2 hours roundtrip hiking . During that time we may do few short stops to re-energize and replenish strenght.
After achieved the peak of La Cruz trail, we move back to our vehicle and continue our ride to Chica Town. At the town we will visit a nursery garden, a natural cascade were we can take a refreshing dip, visit of an Artisan Handycraft designer and have a local home hosted lunch with a delighted seasonal fruit coctel.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Meeting location can be at Hotel or residential location.
End location: Drop of generally is at the meeting point were pick up was made.
Duration: 7 hours
Private air conditioned van in good shape
Estimated Local Cash Needed
60 USD - Estimation of Local payments is based per person. Local payments will be for paying Lunch, beverages, shopping handicrafts, etc. (all in cash)
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