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Discover Río Hato

Relax on Panama’s heavenly beaches.

Rio Hato au Panama

Welcome to Rio Hato, an enchanting destination for unforgettable adventures in the centre of Panama. Nestled between the sparkling Pacific and lush nature, Rio Hato offers an alluring mix of white sand beaches, stunning landscapes, and vibrant cultures. Let yourself be swept away by the magic of this place, where something great awaits around every corner. Authentic experiences—from underwater treasures to culinary delights—make Rio Hato an incomparable destination.

Rio Hato is serviced by Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) through direct flights provided by Sunwing. In the winter, one flight a week can take you directly to central Panama. Don’t wait any longer. Book now!

Santa Clara beach

Find peace and quiet at Santa Clara beach, where soft white sands melt into the azure waters of the Pacific. This beach is a true haven where you can bask in the tropical sunshine or snorkel around stunning marine reefs. Let your worries melt away to the soothing rhythm of the waves in this serene coastal oasis.

Plage Santa Clara

El VAlle de Anton à Rio Hato

El Valle de Antón

Fall under the spell of El Valle de Antón, a geological wonder formed by an ancient volcano. Picturesque trails guide you through lush forest to refreshing waterfalls and soothing hot springs. Explore the natural wonders of this ecological paradise, where Panama’s fascinating biodiversity is ready for visitors to explore.

Horseback riding in Río Hato

The jaw-dropping landscapes of Rio Hato can be explored on horseback; simply let the gentle footsteps of the horses guide you through the winding paths of the Panamanian countryside and admire the breathtaking panoramas. Through this authentic experience, you will get to connect deeply with the surrounding nature and get a taste of rural Panamanian life.

Touristes faisant une randonnée équestre

Femme faisant de la plongée sous-marine

Scuba diving at Playa Farallón

Uncover the hidden secrets of the ocean depths near Farallón on a captivating scuba dive. From colourful coral reefs to mysterious shipwrecks, every dive is an adventure. You’ll be amazed by the wealth of marine life that thrives in these crystal-clear waters. Unforgettable memories guaranteed!

Surfing lessons in Playa Blanca

Is the Pacific Ocean calling your name? Why not try surfing on the beaches of Playa Blanca? Expert instructors will guide you through the basics, giving you confidence to head out and hang ten. No matter if you’re a beginner or a seasoned surfer, this is a great way to capture the dynamic spirit of Rio Hato.

Femme suivant un cours de surf sur la plage

Main sur un textile coloré

Guna culture in San Blas

The Guna culture of the San Blas islands is utterly fascinating. Interact with this Indigenous community and learn more about their traditions, crafts, and way of life. Discover the vibrant colours of traditional clothing, the expressive dances, and the captivating legends that form an integral part of their identity.

Panama Canal

Don’t miss your chance to see the Panama Canal, one of the world’s most famous marvels of engineering. Not only is the canal essential to international trade, linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, it’s also a popular tourist destination thanks to its many museums and interpretation centres, guided tours, and varied wildlife, including birds, monkeys, caimans, and iguanas.

Canal de Panama

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Tropical adventures and excursions

Panama offers a captivating backdrop for thrill-seeking adventurers. Dive into clear waters with your snorkelling or scuba gear, or paddle down picturesque rivers in a kayak. While surfers from all over the world will be drawn to the Pacific’s spectacular waves, hiking trails invite land explorers to seek out nature’s hidden gems.

The richness of Panamanian food

Panama is a feast for the senses, with a rich and varied cuisine that reflects its multicultural history. Enjoy traditional dishes such as ceviche, a preparation of marinated fresh fish or seafood, and tamales, corn pies filled with meat and spices. Local markets abound with authentic delights, offering a mouthwatering glimpse of the country’s culinary diversity.

Natural and cultural gems

Panama has a treasure trove of things to discover, from nature reserves to historic sites. Explore lush rainforests, meet local communities, and take part in traditional festivities for a deep cultural immersion. Panama’s captivating blend of natural and human heritage creates a rich and memorable travel experience.

A multicultural heritage

Wander through cobblestone streets in historic towns, visit museums as fascinating as they are unique, and learn about customs rooted in Panama’s culture. The influence of different cultures, from Indigenous peoples to Spanish settlers, has shaped the country’s unique identity. Tap into this rich past while celebrating the liveliness of today’s Panamanian culture.

Carte de Québec vers Rio Hato

Ready to go?

Work with a travel agency to benefit from the expertise of qualified travel consultants while gaining access to exclusive offers on the V.I.P Lounge by Club Med and prepaid parking at the airport.

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