Jungle Adventures Ultimate Trek


The true test of athleticism and fìtness, this tour option is for the outdoorsman, and skilled incline hiker. Jungle Adventures is the ONLY jungle tour within an hour of the city that offers backpackers and outdoor enthusiasts to experience off-the-grid jungle life for a day

Departing Panama City at 6:30AM, after a quick stop in the village of San Miguel your guide will drive the group to the hike starting point, then trek begins up and into the Kalu Yala jungle valley (time yourself to compete with past Ultimate Trek records). Once you have conquered the Badass Hike and forged the Pacora River crossing, the group arrives to the Kalu Yala oasis base camp and your jungle playground experience begins. Itinerary includes private transportation from and back to Panama City, lunch, all activities in the jungle- river rock climbing, volleyball, hike to the top of the Honeycreeper Trail for a view of Panama ‘s famous Chagres National park, pick fresh fruit from the orchard & growing herbs or veggies from our farm, and more. In late afternoon, the group will hike up Suicide Hill and out of the jungle valley to return to the vehicle. We stop at the local tarberna for celebratory cold drinks with the locals compliments of your guide, then a drive back to Panama City to arrive around 7PM If you are just getting into a healthy lifestyle routine or if you are already living life to the fullest with a strong body, this trek is for you. Get in touch with nature and with yourself Sweat, Satisfaction, Gratification Included.
Itinerary

6:30am pickup in panama city drive to San Miguel 8:00am arrive to San Miguel pit stop & chino stop at Casa Llena, Kalu Yala house in village of San Miguel, sign waivers
8:25am drive to end of pavement & leave van (items can be looked in van, cuts off 1/3 of paved hike and starts rugged, unpaved Badass Hike)
9:45am arrival into Kalu Yala: drop off packs in guest rancho, valley staff welcome & intros, property tour by guide
10:10Am Snacktime (homemade trail mix, fresh fruit)
10:30Am Activity options:
Swimming Hole Options: -Pacora River bathing Spot & CLAY BODY MASK with rock/beach hangout -Pacora Paradise Hole Hike to campesino neighbors to experience local campesino lifestyle, fresh agua de pipa & Iguana River bathing Spot; Bamboo stand hike, machete ‘jungle chalices’ ; Iguana Tributary Hike
12:00pm Lunch: Prepared by Chef Largo
1pm activity options: Honeycreeper Trail Hike to lookout spot and Orchard Tour; Machete fishing, Panamanian spear fishing , Valleyball
By 4pm: begin hike out of valley to end of pavement & van
5:15pm: arrive to van, pack up and drive into San Miguel to Taberna for drinks (cold beer, cold Water, snacks such as pretzels and cheese sticks provided by guide)
By 6pm: Leave San Miguel for Panama City
7-7:15PM: ARRIVE TO PANAMA CITY & DROP OFF LOCATION
Rates/Options
All Inclusive (transportation, meals & snacks, all activities, personal guide) 1 Day Tour.
AM snack, PM snack, lunch, clean water is included on the trip. There will be a stop ata chino in the village of San Miguel before our hike in to resupply if necessary with water, gatorade
$US70 Per Person
Disclaimer and important info
Rainy season May- November) is unpredictable. Set activities may be modified or eliminated lf guest safety is an issue. Please be prepared to get wet, and keep this in mind for the items you carry in your day pack. Our van will remain parked and locked at the end of the paved road into the jungle valley- personal items such as a towel & dry change of clothes can be left in the van, however jungle Adventures is not responsible for any items lost or stolen from the van.
Things to bring:
Passport/passport photocopy
Water bottle for hike in/ out MANDATORY can be purchased at San Miguel chino
Hiking shoes or boots
River shoes/ sandals
Sunscreen, Insect Repellant
Swimsuit & Towel (quick-dry is preferable)
Quick dry/lightweight clothing (pants, shorts, t-shirts)
Light raincoat
Small pack to carry items (plastic bag or dry bag highly recommended for rainy season MayNov. in our secondary rainforest paradise)

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