Cerro Azul (Blue
Mountains) is a mountainous part of Panama Province. There is a well
marked road leading to Cerro Azul from the 24 Diciembre district of Panama City.
The mountains reach an altitude of 950 meters (Cerro Jefe). Cerro Azul includes
several villages including Rancho Cafe, Buena Vista, Las Vistas, Las Nubes and
Los Altos. There is an artificial lake on the main route to Cerro Azul where
alligators have been spotted. The climate is of Cerro Azul is much cooler than
Panama City and it is a preferred weekend retreat for wealthy city dwellers