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La Joya de Chicá Mountain Lodge

(Pronounced: la hoy-ah day cheek-ah)

~ The Jewel of Chicá ~

An exclusive eco-conscious boutique resort, nestled on the lush mountainside of Cerro Campana within the town of Chicá.  Enjoy beautiful vistas, overlooking the rainforest and beyond to the Pacific Ocean. 

Approximately 50 minutes west of Panama City or 1.5 hours from Tocumen International Airport. 

Designed by seasoned travellers, for those who prefer to vacation in the relaxing atmosphere of a small home-style lodge.


Road to Chica



Approximately 60 kilometres south-west of Panama City in the District of Chame.

Travel along the Inter-Americana Highway, just west beyond the town of Capira exit right north-west to Chicá, follow the paved road up 5 km past the entrance to Cerro Campana National Park, which has incredible viewing areas enabling you to appreciate the natural mountain landscape of the cloud forest, valleys, rivers and the Pacific Ocean below. Continue on another 7 km until you reach the quaint village of Chicá and turn left opposite the soccer field, then down to the entrance of the lodge.

Latitude: 8.7667, Longitude: -80.2333
Lat (DMS) 8º 46’ 0N, Long (DMS) 80º 13’ 60W