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Not an easy hike

Trail is poorly marked and not an easy climb, need running shoes or hiking boots, not flip flops... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kelowna, Canada
We hiked up one path and down the other side

We hired a local guide and enjoyed an amazing hike up and across the peaks. It was very windy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wayne, Pennsylvania
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Calle La India, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Trail is poorly marked and not an easy climb, need running shoes or hiking boots, not flip flops, bring lots of water and hiking poles if you have them. Lots of large rocks to crawl over, beautiful view from the top, was exausted and very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We hired a local guide and enjoyed an amazing hike up and across the peaks. It was very windy, beautiful weather at the top. We were glad we had a guide to find the best routes. worth it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AnnieU
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Very fun hike, about 2.5 miles round trip - the first half being up. There are two waterfalls you can swim in - save it for on the way down, you will rally appreciate it. My husband thought the hike was hard, my teens and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank lkk
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

$3 entrance fee. The walk up takes around an hour. Views once there are cool. We were lucky with the weather and had clear views. The walk has a couple of tricky bits where it was a bit slippery just watch your step. Beware of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Melsy1
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

This hike isn’t a total “walk in the park” it is about a 5K and in certain spots require a bit of rock scrambling, especially towards the top and can also be very muddy and slippery depending if it has rained recently. I would recommend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank KLDESQ
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Three dollars fee for foreigners and there is not a single sign indicating the path. Path bifurcates several times and that can cause confusion, although unlikely to be lost... Short steep path, nice views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stavros M
Reviewed 7 June 2018

A very good day out walking up to the top of the Sleeping Indian Girl. Quite a difficult climb if you are not pretty fit (some of it is fairly steep) but the views on the way and, especially, from the top were superb. Take...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank AndrewClareFred
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

'It's only an hour to the top' they say, 'not toodifficult' they say...... WRONG! However there are 'mountain people' that live up there that will bounce around you making us feel VERY out of shape. School kids came around us in Crocs and uniforms as...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 821cindih
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Nice hike saw some photographs water falls pools too swim in too cool down.They had some crafts for sale some fruit on the way in

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Thelococanuk
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had a rental car & tried to use google maps to find the trail head. We were in the area but google was lost! Luckily there were blue signs that pointed to “india dormida” so we followed them. Then when you arrive there is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank livi422
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christine b
24 January 2015|
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Response from ricardo d | Reviewed this property |
if you enter through the main entrance ( you can tell its the main entrance because they will charge you a fee. And there will be bathrooms) it's about 1 or 2 minutes. But if you are looking for a nice waterfall. Ask for "el... More