Secrets of the Island &
There have been several human chapters in the long lifespan of our island in Panama. Our story is just one of many woven into the sacred history of Isla Palenque.
On this expedition, you’ll discover the Secrets of the Island with your Island Guide. You’ll hike through a maze of jungle trails and rare primary forest, and delve deeper into the island’s beauty and mystery.
How did Isla Palenque form? Why were ancient cultures drawn to the island? What clues of their existence did they leave behind?
Discover the Secrets of the Island, and become part of Isla Palenque’s privileged legacy.
Isla Palenque was a National Geographic Unique Lodge. The site you will visit on the Secrets of the Island hike has been recognized as having an ancient cultural history of modern, archaeological significance.
An Island With An Ancient History
“We’re lucky to have traveled the world and we’ve definitely had our fair share of unique experiences over the last years. Isla Palenque is sure up there on the list of amazing experiences! We loved how remote the island was and felt like we’d properly escaped civilization…”
– Robert, TripAdvisor