LOCATION & MAP

Santiago region

Satelite picture of Santiago

SANTIAGO,
VERAGUAS CAPITAL

Santiago is the capital of the province of Veraguas and is the main engine of its economy and now its tourism base, estimated that has more than 80 thousand inhabitants.

In this picturesque city not expect to see many tall buildings, but you will find beautiful squares, avenues, churches and parks. And it is located at 250 kms. of Panama City.

It is believed that it was founded by people from Montijo and Santa Fe, it had to take place in the latter years of the sixteenth century or the initials of the seventeenth century.

Santiago has a number of attractions such as galleries, the Regional Museum, Arosemena Park, the Cathedral of Santiago Apostol and Juan Demóstenes Arosemena Normal School, only one formating educators nationwide.

Today Santiago has become a commercial, banking, economic, cultural, touristic and productive center. Its geographical position in the center of the country is privileged, attracting investors of all kinds who want to leverage the benefits of the region.

ATTRACTIONS

CENTRAL AVENUE
AROSEMENA PARK
SANTIAGO APOSTOL CATEDRAL
VERAGUAS REGIONAL MUSEUM
OLD HOUSES
JUAN DEMOSTENES AROSEMENA NORMAL SCHOOL
HANDICRAFT MARKET OF LA PENA