8 reasons to visit El Valle Panama

El Valle Panama is the world’s only inhabited volcanic crater!

El Valle Composite Image Anton Valley is truly a place like no place else on Earth. If you are curious to see and feel what it’s like to live in a Volcano, this is the only place on the planet where you can. You will feel the dormant energy come alive within you.

Incredible biodiversity!

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The rich volcanic soil and year-round spring-like climate make almost every species of plant and animal (and we humans too) thrive in this environment. As evidence of this, there are countless species of flowers and trees, and hundreds of species of mammals and reptiles, and an incredible 500 species of birds that live in Anton’s Valley.

Exquisite food!

Cod Carpaccio - Deliciosa Comida Anton Valley has many fabulous restaurants serving both local and international delicacies. In total there are more than 30 restaurants, cafes and pubs. Some of the most famous are Restaurante Bruschetta and La Casa de Lourdes.

Live music!

musica en vivo Anton Valley has great live music, with some weekly shows and other periodic music festivals catering to every musical taste including classical, rock & roll, jazz, folk, and modern electronic music.

Interesting people!

Maria Candelaria cumpliendo 102 años Anton Valley is home to people from more than 20 countries. Panama as a whole is culturally-rich, and Anton’s Valley, even more so. Here you will find local Panamanians including the aboriginals and Panamanians of Spanish descent, plus tourists from all over North America, South America, Europe, Oceania, Asia and Africa that have decided to make Anton’s Valley their home. You may be next!

Charming hotels!

hoteles encantadores Anton Valley is home to some of the highest-rated hotels in the entire country, according to tripadvisor.com, which rates accommodations based on customer satisfaction.

Exciting adventures!

Anton's Valley - Photo courtesy of Panama Explorer Club In Anton Valley you will never run out of great adventures. There are so many trails to hike, mountains to climb, rivers to swim in and waterfalls to play in that you can find a new adventure every day.

Unprecedented relaxation!

massage Anton’s Valley is becoming a hot-spot for Health Tourism, as people from all over the world travel to Hospitals and Clinics in Panama City and to the beaches near Anton’s Valley for surgical and other medical procedures. After the treatment, the doctor typically prescribes a week or more of relaxation for the best possible recovery, with Anton’s Valley being the most highly-recommended place to rest, with its comfortable climate and oxygen-rich rain-forest air.