Panama City Getaway

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Tour Overview

This short tour is a great introduction to Panama. Explore the main attractions around Panama City. Visit the colonial quarter known as ‘Casco Viejo’, the Embera Indian village and travel through parts of the magnificent Panama Canal.


Wednesday: Arrival To Panama City

Upon arrival your guide will pick you up at the airport and transfer to your city hotel for your first night in Panama.

Half Day Panama City & Miraflores Locks Tour

In the morning, your English speaking guide will pick you up from the hotel and take you on a private tour to Panama City and Miraflores Locks. Visit the Museum and Visitor Centre at Miraflores giving you an insight on the construction of the world famous canal. Continue to Amador Causeway, a road connecting three islands in the Pacific Ocean offering magnificent views on the Canal on one side and the  Panama City skyline  on the other side.

Friday: Embera Indian Village

Morning pick up and drive north to Lake Alajuela to board a small motorboat. Travel upstream along Chagres River to Embera village where the Embera tribe welcomes you. The village chief will provide a detailed explanation about the history of the tribe including traditions, customs, beliefs and handicrafts. Enjoy a traditional lunch of fish and plantains prepared and served by Embera women. Afternoon, experience a traditional Embera dance before returning to Panama City.

Breakfast, Lunch
Saturday: Partial Crossing Of The Panama Canal

Transfer to Gamboa  where the Panama Canal’s dredging division is located. Begin your Panama Canal cruise. Enter the Canal at the north end of the Gaillard cut where the Chagres River flows into the Canal. Witness the mechanics of the Canal and its Locks. Once in the Pacific Ocean, the vessel will sail to the beautiful Flamenco Marina where you disembark. Transfer back to your hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch
Sunday: Departure

After breakfast you will be transferred to the Tocumen Airport for your international flight back home.


Tour Inclusions

  • 4 Nights Accommodation
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Half Day Panama City Tour & Miraflores Locks
  • Embera Indian Village Tour
  • Panama Canal Partial Transit
  • Ground transfers on A/C motor coaches
  • Breakfast (B) and Lunch (L) as per itinerary

Tour Exclusions

  • International flights into Central America
  • Domestic flights within Central America
  • Any items not listed in the inclusions or mentioned in the itinerary

Tour Pricing

Panama City Getaway 5 Days/4Nights
Twin / Double
Tourist Class Hotels
First Class Hotels
Deluxe Class Hotels
*Rates are subject to change due to conference/seasonal surcharges. Contact us for additional tours or triple share prices

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