First, we want to start you off with something in and around this dynamic city to get you orientated. We will drive through the old U.S. canal zone en route to Miraflores Locks on the Panama Canal. At Miraflores, you will have time to watch the locks in action, visit the museum and see the film, all included in the tour price. Then, we take you up to the best view point of the city, the artisan market and out along the Amador Causeway for lunch (not included) and for a lesson in U.S. military history and Panamanian nature. Finally, we return to Casco Viejo for a short walking tour around this historic part of the city, ending at your hotel.
Tour Time ~ 8 hours (~8:00am – 4:00pm)
The next tour on our list takes us into the middle of the country to the area around Gamboa in Soberania National Park. We will get an early start and head towards Lake Gatun where we will board a small boat to go exploring the lake and looking for wildlife. Once we work up a bit of an appetite we will head to the Gamboa Resort where we can freshen up and have a bite to eat for lunch (not included). Enjoy the views of the Chagres River from the balcony! After lunch, it’s off to the Wounaan Indian village to check out a medicine trail, learn about their history and culture, enjoy a few dances and have a chance to check out/purchase some artisan crafts. *good walking shoes/no flip flops, sun/rain gear
Tour Time ~ 7 hours (~8:00am – 3:00pm)
Time for some adventure! We depart around 7am so we can have breakfast on the Caribbean! After breakfast, we get our snorkeling gear sorted out and head out across the Bay of Portobelo to our 1st site. Enjoy your time snorkeling this beautiful reef and take some time to dry out on the beach before we go to the 2nd site along a reef wall. We return to shore for lunch and a historic look around the famous port, Portobelo! Then it’s into the jungle for the canopy/zip line tour. Hold onto yer hats as you fly through the jungle on 9 different cables. We should have time for a refreshing dip in the river before we head back to the city. *no flip flops for the canopy tour, sun screen a must for the snorkeling trip
Diving is an option for those certified
Tour Time ~10 hours (~7am – 5pm), Includes Breakfast and Lunch
Substitute the Caribbean Adventure for the Partial Transit
Experience the Panama Canal with a transit through the locks. Board a small cruise ship in the morning and pass under the Bridge of the America’s on the way to Miraflores Locks. Here you will be raised from sea level up to Lake Miraflores and after a short cruise through the lake, you will enter the Pedro Miguel Locks to be raised the final time for a total of 85 feet (27 meters). Pass through the Culebra Cut, the narrow part of the canal before you reach Gamboa to disembark the ship and board transport back to the city.
Tour Time ~ 6 hours (~ 8am – 2pm) Complete transit is ~ 9 hours
*This tour is not available everyday
Worry free tour reservation. Payment is not required until we confirm the tour with you and review any special considerations. For some tours we accept a 50% deposit online and you can pay the rest in cash when you meet your tour guide.
Please note that this tour requires a minimum of 2 people to be offered. The package tour must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance. Please call us if you want to take the tour sooner.
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Please note that your tour reservation is not guaranteed until at least a 50% deposit is given. Once payment is received your tour confirmation will be emailed to you. Immediate payment is not be required at the time of completing the tour booking form. After receiving your reservation request a representative will contact you to confirm you tour selection, availability, schedule a pickup time and review any special considerations, as well as provide payment details. If you have any questions please give us a call, from Panama dial 6780-3010 or from the U.S. dial (646) 396-1469
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