Panama - Veraguas province (Chapter)
This is the Veraguas Province chapter from Lonely Planet's Panama guidebook.
In spite of this province's history of colonization and environmental devastation, it is now attracting foreign investment and development. Isla Coiba is known as the Galápagos of Central America and any boarder worth their salt will want to surf Santa Catalina.
- explore the astounding natural beauty of Parque Nacional Coiba, above or below the water line
- visit the Iglesia San Francisco de Veraguas for one of the Americas' best examples of baroque religious art and architecture
- escape to the waterfalls and lush forests of the highland retreat of Santa Fé
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Santiago, Iglesia San Francisco de Veraguas, Santa Fé, Las Palmas, Santa Catalina, Parque Nacional Coiba and Parque Nacional Cerro Hoya.
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