Cerro Punta Orchid Tour (Boquete Daytrip)

  • Masdevallia ignea {maduros mountain} (6)
  • many light green bromeliads in garden in front and violet tillandsia bromeliads growing on back Cardamom Ginger plants on the side.
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  • Bromeliads

Complete your trip in Boquete, Chiriqui by spending a day exploring the nature and landscapes of Cerro Punta starting by walking through the lush forested gardens of Finca Dracula, then you will be introduced to the exotic orchids that grow in their collection. After a delicious homemade Panamanian lunch you will explore Cerro Punta, with its beautiful gardens, fresh strawberries and agricultural scenery. This is one of the best things to do in Chiriqui and a highlight for everyone’s vacation.

  • Masdevallia ignea {maduros mountain} (6)
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Complete your trip in Boquete, Chiriqui by spending a day exploring the nature and landscapes of Cerro Punta starting by walking through the lush forested gardens of Finca Dracula, then you will be introduced to the exotic orchids that grow in their collection. After a delicious homemade Panamanian lunch you will explore Cerro Punta, with its beautiful gardens, fresh strawberries and agricultural scenery. This is one of the best things to do in Chiriqui and a highlight for everyone’s vacation.

Available from January till April

Mondays till Saturdays

Pickup @ 8:30 am
Dropoff @ 4:00pm

$35 per person

Tours in English and Spanish

Traditional Homemade Panamanian Lunch included

Explore Cerro Punta!

Pickup in Boquete @ the Parque Domingo Medica in front of Hostal Mamallena

  • Available January till April
  • Mondays till Saturdays
  • Pickup @ 8 am – Dropoff @ 4pm
  • $35 per person
  • Tours in English and Spanish
  • Traditional Homemade Panamanian Lunch Included
  • Explore Cerro Punta
  • Pickup in Boquete

More than 2,000

orchid species

Dozens

of bird species

10 hectares

of exotic gardens

Local and delicious

Coffee shop

  • More than 2,000

    orchid species

  • Dozens

    of bird species

  • 10 hectares

    of exotic gardens

  • Local and delicious

    Coffee shop

Quotes

The beauty and peace of this garden leaves you breathless. Jane H.
I picked (the juice called) Dracula’s Blood and tis was delicious! They hand make these juices the moment you order them so they taste fresh. Steve B.
The knowledgable guide walked us around the gardens showing us its immense variety of orchids.Roswitha E.
We were able to see the quetzal bird and hummingbirds were flying all around us.Margaret R.

Finca Dracula Map

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  • General Gardens

    These gardens are accessible without a guide, you can explore them at your own pace.

    1. Japanese Garden: featuring the giant leaf Gunneria plants) 
    2. Shade Garden: Wild landscape under trees. With beautiful Heliconias
    3. Fern Garden: new garden with beautiful Panamanian fern species.
    4. Bhuda Garden: This small garden has beautiful flower plants including orchids, bromeliads, amaryllis and heliconias.
    5. Light garden: This very moist bright garden hosts a beautiful combination of delicate cloud forest species and flower plants.
    6. Dracula Cave: Under construction, opens in 2019.
    7. Bromeliad Garden: This otherworldly garden features beautiful bromeliads and cordiline plants
    8. Lake: Beautiful dock from which to see the lake and Japanese garden.
  • Special Gardens and Exhibits

    These gardens are restricted to be accessed only with the company of a  guide as part of the tours. 

    9. Orchid garden: newest garden which features dozens of orchids species and hybrids growing on trees.

    10. Orchid Exhibit: in this greenhouse we bring together most of the plants in bloom. 

    11. Succulent Garden: Garden with dozens of species of Cactus, Echeverias, Kalanchoe, Aloe, Euphorbias and many other succulents. (opening in 2019)


    Upcoming:
    • Mountain trail: takes you up trough the forest to a deck from which the Cerro Punta mountain, forests and crops are visible. (opening on 2020)
    • Petting Zoo and treehouse: Kids can have fun  while their parents visit the gardens. (opening on 2019)

Buy Your Ticket Now!


  • Buy your ticket for the Cerro Punta Orchid Tour now with Paypal.
    Tickets to this tourist attraction include:

    • Transport Boquete- Cerro Punta and Back
    • Entrance fee to Finca Dracula
    • A guided tour to the Orchid Collection Display and special sections (Orchid garden and Succulent garden)
    • Lunch.

    You will need to specify the date and Special meal requirements if any for the visit.

    Reservations have to be made prior to 7 pm the night before the tour.

    After the purchase you will get a confirmation email from our staff. The order is not guaranteed until you get the confirmation Email.


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Tickets

When you arrive to Finca Dracula you can buy your tickets on the gate on weekends and on the cafeteria on weekdays. 

Pickup

The shuttle will go to the pick up location at arround 8:30 am at the Parque Domingo Medica in front of the Hostal Mamallena.

Contact

t. +507-771-2070
e. dracula@madurostropical.com
Cerro Punta, Chiriqui, Panama

FAQ

Please specify any food allergies or diets (vegetarian, vegan…) when making reservation on Paypal
The weather up here is cold, down to 59F (16C) in daytime, with uo to 95% humidity and its the cloud forest so it can rain.

For the weather you should bring: long pants, jackets, umbrella or poncho, closed shoe (preferably boots or sneakers), and sunscreen (sun is 45% brighter up here).

This post is also available in: Spanish