Heliconia Bed & Breakfast is located near the Azuero Sunset Coast in Panama, a one hour drive south of Santiago, in Veraguas Province. Hotel Heliconia B&B has comfortable accommodations surrounded by our 8 hectare botanical garden. (Room & ecotour rates please click here). Detailed directions & map to the Azuero Sunset Coast.
The focus is on environment & community oriented vacations. Our location presents an ideal base for tours to Coiba Island, exploring Cerro Hoya National Park, as well as nearby Cebaco Island. Birdwatching, whale watching and other ecotourism activities are available in the area. The inhabitants of the nearby fishing village of Malena are devoted to protecting the Sea Turtles which visit to lay their eggs on Malena beach. For more info on eco-tours in our area please visit our Tanager Tourism website.
Torio beach, popular with locals is located south of Malena. You will find a wide beach with shallow, warm waters, safe for swimming. There are several restaurants located in and around Torio.
Visit COIBA ISLAND National Park! We offer three day/overnight tours, as featured in Lonely Planet Guide
Cerro Hoya National Park is located at the south western end of the Azuero peninsula. Covered with virgin rain forest it is home to endangered species and wildlife. Please get in touch for details of our guided tours to Cerro Hoya!
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