The Traditional Goods of Herrera

The Traditional Goods of Herrera

Panama’s Herrera province produces a number of traditional goods, including sugarcane, salt, clay, and bread. This half-day tour exposes travelers to the craftsmanship behind the creation of these products.

Featured in:Guided Tours
4 hrs
Available Days:
Every day
8:00 AM
Hotel Transport Included
Mobile Ticket Included
Offered in English, Spanish

Have you ever wondered how sugarcane is processed or salt is extracted? If so, this is a great tour for you—you’ll come face-to-face with the places and people who make some of Panama’s tastiest and most impressive goods.

Witness the many products of sugarcane—including a sugarcane juice called “guarapo,” traditional sugarcane honey, and artisanal sugarcane liquor. You’ll see how salt is harvested from the Pacific Ocean and learn how clay pottery is crafted. Finally, you’ll discover how La Arena’s famous bread is baked and sample fresh loaves. ** **

This tour lasts four hours. There is a four-person minimum.

What to Bring

Comfortable shoes, insect repellent, comfortable clothes, sunscreen, sunglasses, and camera.

What's included

Transportation, bilingual guide, entrance fees, and water.


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