Ancon Hill

Ancon Hill

Ancon
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  • Natural Attraction
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The highest point in the city at 654 feet and topped with an over-sized Panamanian flag, Ancon Hill offers spectacular city views. A favorite of runners, hikers and nature lovers, a major raptor migration takes place each October and November. The U.S Southern Command, whose headquarters was mid-way up Ancon in Quarry Heights, once manned a bunker inside the hill. Stop at the Canal Administration Building at the bottom of the hill to view the murals in the rotunda and get a quick history of how the canal was built. Free admission weekdays 7:30 am to 4:15 pm.

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Amazing view . Nice walk in nature to get there and worth the view :-)

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Great for outdoor sport like Jogging and walking arround in nature. Also very good view on Panama City .

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