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Panama Outdoor Adventures

Rio Piedra, Portobelo, Panama
+507 6605-8171
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There is a Reason the Owner’s Nickname is “Sharkey”

In February I made a reservation for myself, my wife and my daughter for the zip line and river... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Frank D
Daytona Beach, Florida
Good fun

We had a nice time zip lining and the guides were friendly and informative. Having worked in the... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Amman, Jordan
via mobile
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Panama Outdoor Adventures is an eco-adventure site located in the jungles of Panama on the Caribbean coast, only 1 hour drive from Panama City. Activities include CANOPY ZIP-LINE ADVENTURE, RIVER TUBING, HORSEBACK RIDING, NATURE TRAILS, BIRD WATCHING, and JUNGLE CAMPING. Meals may also be provided with adequate notice. Many adventurers enjoy their day in the area by going to the historical town of Portobelo after their jungle experience. Please reserve via website form.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“the river” (22 reviews)
“zip line” (35 reviews)
“canopy tour” (6 reviews)
Rio Piedra, Portobelo, Panama
+507 6605-8171
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

In February I made a reservation for myself, my wife and my daughter for the zip line and river tubing tour on a date in May. I did that by contacting Panama Outdoor Adventures. The person who responded was “Sharkey” Lopez who is the owner....More

4  Thank Frank D
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a nice time zip lining and the guides were friendly and informative. Having worked in the outdoors I was a bit disappointed in the safety equipment. Harnesses were good but the carabiners have seen too much use and need to be replaced with...More

3  Thank PadraigHogan
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We did a cruise for our honeymoon through the Panama Canal. We had a day stop in Colon and decided to try the zip lining! This was by far the highlight of our trip! The trip and transport was arranged via seafaricks zoo/animal rehabilitation centre-it...More

Thank raymondo1987
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We travelled from Panama City to Colon in the morning and arrived to POA just in time for our adventure to start. When you get there you have to sign a disclaimer. Once everyone's ready, you have to walk to the first platform, which is...More

1  Thank karypunx
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The place is beautiful, very natural, the river is clean and it would have been a great day except that they expect you to brake with gloves that are full of holes & don´t have any kind of safe landing in each of the zipline...More

1  Thank Itzel O
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

First of all, if you make the proper arrangements you will not have any difficulties at all. I called ahead, was told to pay first at Safaricks Zoo (easy to find if you use google maps), then drove to zipline location. ANY 4 wheel drive...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I was visiting Panama City with my sons, ages 11 and 14, and had heard that there were ziplines in the rainforest and thought it would be a fun activity. I found Panama Outdoor Adventures here on Trip Advisor and saw that it was highly...More

3  Thank mbrownlee
Reviewed 16 December 2015

My friends and I were looking for something to do and she really wanted to do ziplining. I was hoping to find one that had a high weight limit as I'm on the heavier side. Well this one was it. The owner was great! He...More

Thank Kenya B
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I called in Monday morning for the Ziplines tour to be answered by a voicemail and asked to be called back. Anyhow we went on our way to this place after the GPS told me we arrived with just jungle. Drove one kilometer further and...More

1  Thank ProgRes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Let me start by saying that the guides were WONDERFUL and so kind!!! They were so patient with me throughout the 9 zip lines and were so great since they offered to fix our broken WHEEL due to the road conditions driving up to the...More

5  Thank Alaw58
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5 February 2016|
Response from Alaw58 | Reviewed this property |
Nope, no animals on this zipline. If you want to see them, I highly recommend taking a day trip out to the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. They have a lake tour that allow the monkeys to come up to you on your little boat! Tons of... More