Chiriqui's new lighthouse "El Faro" invites families and photographers!

In April of this year, the lighthouse "El Faro" opened for the first time. This place is highly recommended for families with children. Since the opening, popularity has increased and more and more people come to Boquete on the weekends to enjoy the breathtaking views.

The lighthouse is about 10KM before Boquete, right on the main road. In addition to the main attraction, the lighthouse, there is a fast food restaurant, a strawberry cafe, a large children's playground and even a children's traffic training ground.

Shoot your perfect panorama picture

The tower has a total height of about 40 meters, but the total height of over 1000 meters above sea level, the view is fantastic. El Faro is also great for travel bloggers or photographers to take stunning panoramas.

Times for the best view

The rainy season is particularly suitable for a visit to the El Faro because then the landscape is green and the colors strong. Basically, but you should choose a time of day, where you have a clear sky. This is usually in the morning, or in the early evening, just before the sunset. The best photos can be achieved with the evening light!

Prices of "El Faro" Panama

The price for adults is $ 4.25, while retirees get a price of only $ 3.25.
Children and Students pay $ 2.50
The use of the binoculars costs $ 0.50 per minute.
The playground costs $ 2.75 as well as the traffic training ground

Opening hours

Mondays to Saturdays 11:30 am to 7:30 pm
Sundays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Find "El Faro" here

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