This tour includes one of the 7 Wonders of the World (the Panama Canal), a UNESCO World Heritage Site (the old city), and some of the other fun and interesting parts of Panama City. What are you waiting for?
Experience a full day walking through Panama City and watch ships transit the famous Panama Canal!
We will first walk through the old city of Panama, a place thats a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. And after this don’t miss the chance to see the Most Scenic Short-cut in the World, the Panama Canal. We will take you to Miraflores Locks where you will witness just how it is that ships are elevated above sea level, an amazing experience by itself.
Come with us and see all that Panama City has to offer you!
Duration: 8 hours. Pick-up time: 8am
Start and End Location: Panama City
Availability: Year Round
The day begins with hotel pick up around 8:00 am (exact time depends on your hotel location) and a walking tour around Panama City’s “old town” – Casco Viejo (aka Casco Antiguo). You will see its four plazas and enjoy walking through the cobbled streets, among the colonial-style houses, and learn about its history as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
From there, you will head to the Miraflores Locks and watch ships transit the famous Panama Canal. After driving around Cerro Ancon, you will go to the Amador Causeway (Lover’s Causeway) for the best views of Panama City’s skyline, and an amazing view of the entrance point of the Panama Canal. You will stop at Naos Island for lunch (not included), and then go to the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute’s Punta Culebra Nature Center, for a chance to see turtles, starfish, frogs, sloths, and iguanas.
At the end of the tour, you can choose to get dropped off back at your hotel, or in Casco Viejo.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.