Sarigua National Park | Visit Panama

WHERE TO GOParque Nacional Sarigua
(Sarigua National Park)

One of the oldest areas in Panama, with unique flora and fauna and some of the driest lands in the country.

BASIC INFORMATION

LOCATION

Herrera

TEMPERATURE

72 - 104°F (22 - 40°C)

CLIMATE

Tropical

TERRAIN

Beach

Also known as the “Sarigua Desert”, this national park is located on the coast of the Gulf of Parita. It is divided into three areas: the semi-deserted area, fragmented soils and the sea. Within the area lie the remains of the oldest pre-columbine indigenous settlement of Panama. Pelicans, kingfishers, butterflies, scorpions and grasshoppers are some of the species found on the arid grounds of this part of the tropics.

WHAT TO DO

BEST KNOWN FOR

Hiking and exploring the oldest pre-columbine indigenous village in Panama.