The Mejorana Festival

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Departs: 26/09/2015
  • Arrives: 27/09/2015
  • Price: $136

Enjoy one of the most famous cultural festivals of all Panama: The Mejorana Festival. With Cubitá Tours you have the exclusive opportunity to experience this majestic festival in a comfortable and authentic way – viewing the parade from our exclusive private area, located directly on the route of one of Panama’s “most traditional folkloric parade”.

For questions and reservations of this unique and 100% authentic experience for the Mejorana Festival please contact us at 978-0200 or at info@cubitatours.com.

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Luxury Accommodation

Cubitá Boutique Resort & Spa
2 days / 1 night in double occupancy.

Experience

Expert guide and exclusive VIP area with the best views of the parade.

Snacks

Traditional Panamanian snacks and beverages on the tour.

Transportation

Transportation Chitré – Guararé and viceversa for your maximum convenience.

 

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Saturday September 26

Arrival to Cubitá

Individual arrival to Chitré on the Azuero Peninsula. Optionally, private and shuttle transportation from Panama City to Chitré is available. Accommodation at the Cubitá Boutique Resort & Spa – a hotel with lots of charm inspired by the pre-Columbian roots and colonial heritage of the Azuero Peninsula.

Sunday September 27

Traditional Parade of the Mejorana Festival

Breakfast at the hotel. At noon, check-out at the hotel and organized transfer to Guararé. On a small guided walk you will get to know the village of Guararé. Then, accommodate yourselves at our private area on a terrace facing the route of the parade. From there, you will enjoy the best views of one of Panama’s most important folkloric festivals while sitting comfortably in the shade. Your guide, an expert in Azuero’s folkloric traditions, will enlighten you with many details about the parade and our customs while the different delegations pass on Oxcarts in front of you. During the parade, we will provide a traditional snack and beverage. After the parade, organized transfer back to Cubitá and individual departure from Azuero. Optionally, extra nights at the Cubitá Boutique Resort & Spa as well as private and shuttle transportation from Chitré back to Panama City are available.

About the Mejorana Festival
Date:September 26 – 27, 2015
Duration:2 days / 1 night
Bring:Light clothes – traditional Panamanian ones if you have, sneakers or sandals, camera.
Includes:
  • 2 days / 1 night at the Cubitá Boutique Resort & Spa, Standard Room
  • Breakfast at the Hotel.
  • Transportation Chitré – Guararé and viceversa so you don’t have to worry about the route nor finding a parking space.
  • Expert guide of Panama’s folkloric traditions during the tour.
  • Reserved VIP area along the route of the  Mejorana Festival parade.
  • Traditional snacks and beverages on the tours.
  • All mandatory state taxes.
Important Notes:
  • Rate is valid for a minimum of 2 persons travelling together.
  • The rate is valid in double occupancy.
  • To guarantee the reservations they have to be prepaid in its totality.
  • Children from 6 – 12 ages enjoy a 50% off if sharing a room with 2 adults (maximum 2 adults + 2 children per room). Children under the age of 6 are free of charge.
  • If you wish to wear a pollera or any other traditional Panamanian dress on the day of the festival, please contact us for an individual quotation.