Visitor Mira Flores Visitor Center
Designed by architect Frank Gehry
Smithsonian Research Institute
30 minute Catamaran cruise
Plan your Panama visit and experience some of the best Panama City has to offer with this exclusive 3 Day Panama City Tour package to immerse yourself in a variety of Panama´s most famous attractions, bio-diversity, Island culture and historical sites in complete comfort and personalized experience. Ideal for travelers who are staying at any Panama City hotel, Playa Bonita or Gamboa Rainforest resorts.
Panama Canal & City Tour
Once you set out from your hotel in the morning, your guide leads you to the top of Ancon Hill for a bird's-eye view of the city. Admire the reclaimed land and marine viaduct of the Cinta Costera, the iconic span of the Bridge of the Americas, and the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal.
Next, head down to the canal for a visit to the Miraflores Locks and a tour of the Panama Canal Museum, complete with a movie about the great canal's construction and history. Finish with a walk through the Casco Viejo district, where you can find landmarks like the Flat Arch at the old convent of Santo Domingo, the Golden Altar, and the monuments of Plaza de Francia.
Biomuseo & Punta Culebra Nature Center Tour
The day starts with a visit to the Biodiversity Museum, which stands on the Causeway Islands with a unique and vividly colorful design by architect Frank Gehry. The 8 galleries of the Bridge of Life Tour give you a look back at the origins of the Panamanian isthmus and its role in the development of species across the planet.
Follow up with a visit to the Marine Exhibition Center of Punta Culebra and a look into the history of Panama's geology and native creatures. The trail through a tropical dry forest gives you a chance to see raccoons, iguanas, tree sloths, and birds, while exhibitions of sea life show off Panama's marine species, from sea stars and sea turtles to stingrays and sharks.
Taboga Island Tour
A cruise aboard a modern, high-speed catamaran carries you out from the Panamanian coast for a day of sightseeing on the Island of Flowers. Admire the famous sights from the water and relax aboard the vessel as you glide across the Gulf of Panama.
When you arrive, you meet your guide and begin a walking tour of the island's sights. Learn about its natural history, the first visits by Spanish explorers, and its days as a haven for famous pirates or a U.S. training base during World War II. After a delicious lunch, you have plenty of time to relax on the beach before your ferry ride back to the city.
Diverse set of attractions to fill your Panama City vacation
Marvels of the Panama Canal's Pacific side & Casco Viejo
An intriguing look at Panama's animal & marine life
Local history & relaxation on the beach at Taboga Island
Scenic ferry cruise with amazing views of the coast
Guided tour of Panama City and the Panama Canal
Guided tour of the Biomuseo and the Punta Culebra Nature Center
Guided tour and boat cruise to Taboga Island
Snorkeling equipment, beach chair, and umbrella on Taboga Island
Lunch on Taboga Island
Wi-Fi on the minivans and the catamaran to Taboga Island
Live commentary in English and Spanish
Meals and beverages not listed as Inclusions
Additional activities on Taboga Island
Your tour guide picks you up directly at your Panama City Hotel, Playa Bonita or Gamboa resort to begin your City Tour.
1st stop at the top of Ancon Hill for a birds' eye view overlooking Panama City to see the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal, the new Cinta Costera, and the famous Las Americas bridge.
Mira Flores locks of the Panama Canal to tour museum, gift shop and view an excellent movie presentation of Panama Canal history and construction.
Short drive to Panama´s Casco Viejo district (Old Town) for an amazing historical walk through Casco Viejo´s landmark attractions such as the Flat Arch, Golden Altar, and Plaza Francia.
After a great day and history lesson of some of Panamas most famous attractions, your tour guide returns you to your hotel.
Start at the BioMuseo. Marvel this buildings architecture as the only of its kind in Latin America.Panama: Bridge of Life tour consisting of 8 galleries revealing the origin of the Panamanian isthmus and its impact on the planet’s biodiversity. Gift shop, Cafe, and multiple outdoor exhibits displayed in the botanical park.
Visit any restaurant of cafe along the Amador Causeway for a brief lunch and amazing view of the Panama City Skyline before heading to Punta Culebra. (lunch not included)
An intriguing look into Panama's geological, natural history, marine and terrestrial life. Walk trails through a tropical dry forest where you will see raccoons, iguanas, birds, armadillos,and tree sloths. Sea life exhibitions for an amazing look at Panama´s marine species of sea turtles, sharks, sea stars, sea cucumbers, sea urchins and even stingrays- and a vast variety of tropical and colorful fish.
After an intriguing day learning of Panama´s unique biodiversity and impact on the planet, your tour guide returns you to your hotel.
After your collected and comfortable; its a short drive to the island ferry marina for departure to Taboga Island.
Enjoy a 30 minute ferry aboard a modern, high speed catamaran to Taboga Island. See many of Panama City's famous attractions and sights from the water with free on-board Wi-Fi.
When you arrive in Playa Honda you will be greeted by your bilingual island guide to begin the 1-hour walking tour of the island complete with information about the discovery and formation of the island as well as the diverse history involving famous pirates, World War II and more.
The tour will break for lunch of fresh fish or chicken filet served with choice of chef's specialty sauce: creole, garlic butter or Caribbean peanut. Main dish includes rice, tropical salad and cake as well as water, soda, iced tea or national beer. Substitutions are available for an additional charge. Kids will be served a basket of chicken fingers and fries, cake and a small juice, soda, iced tea or water.
Hit the beach of Playa Honda with beach chairs and umbrellas to kick back or splash through the water with available snorkeling gear. Spend this time enjoying this layed back island atmosphere any way you'd like.
Return to Panama City by ferry while taking in the amazing views offered of the city skyline, Las Americas bridge, Amador and various large canal vessels.
After a relaxing day hanging out on Taboga Island and kicking back on the beach, your tour guide returns you to your hotel.