San Lorenzo

If you are a lover of nature and history, get ready to explore the San Lorenzo Protected Forest. Here you can see its ecosystems, observe different species of birds, and know the mouth of the Chagres River. Discover the coastal defense batteries of the Canal built in the First World War, and the Fort of San Lorenzo, a colonial fort built at the mouth of the Chagres River that was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

 

How to get?

 

Weather

Costa Abajo Weather

What to do?

1. Visit the Fort of San Lorenzo El Real de Chagres.
2. Walk the trails and the Observation Tower (Trail “el Pavón”).
3. Boat ride on the Chagres River.
4. Enjoy its beaches.
5. Observation of fauna and flora.

Best Season

All year

Tourist facilities

Useful information

PICTURES OF COLON

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