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Gamboa Rainforest Resort Guided Bird-Watching Tour

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Address: Gamboa Rainforest Resort, Zona 5 | Soberania National Park, Gamboa 7338, Panama
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Gamboa Rainforest Resort and its guests are fortunate to have one of the...

Gamboa Rainforest Resort and its guests are fortunate to have one of the world’s best bird-watching sites just minutes away. Pipeline Rd. and its vicinities, have a documented bird list of more than 400 species. Let one of the Gamboa Rainforest Resort bird guides take you along Pipeline Road for a peaceful, easy and early morning hike, accompanied by an orchestra of birds singing. Commonly spotted birds include: Blue Cotinga, Green Shrike-Vireo, Antbirds, and Trogons.

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We spent about 3 hours walking the Pipeline and saw maybe 8-10 different birds. It was a waste of money because our guide didn't know much about the birds. He was very nice, but... read more

1 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 March 2013
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Bend, Oregon, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

We spent about 3 hours walking the Pipeline and saw maybe 8-10 different birds. It was a waste of money because our guide didn't know much about the birds. He was very nice, but he didn't know what we were seeing except for the Toucans and the orioles.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2013

This was a very disappointing waste of our money! $47 with taxes each. We walked about 2 km of the famous for birding Pipeline Road outside of Gamboa. We had read it was safer to have a guide. The trail was great! It would have been even greater if the guide had known anything about the birds. He was very... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2013

We drove out from Panama City to do this hike, which was very disappointing. When we signed up we were told the hike would cover 17 km, but we scarcely went half that. Our guide seemed to be a nice person, but had few "guide" skills. He told us he was not a bird expert, and did not keep track... More 

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