Half Day City and Panama Canal Tour
This tour will definitely give you the best value for the best price!
* Now The Panama Canal Visitor's Center is Open on Mondays!!!
- Includes 5 hours touring The Panama Canal, Amador Causeway and The Unique Casco Viejo.
- Forget about hydration and what to snack on during the tour, during this tour, you get all this in an unlimited way!
- Enjoy the best atmosphere during the tour with the enthusiasm and energy of our extraordinary certified bilingual guide
- Get the best shopping at the best prices thanks to the experience and advice of our guide, who will give you important tips to make the best choice.
- We guarantee personalized attention from the moment we receive your reservation. You'll receive a coordination call the day before your tour to confirm your time and pick-up location as well as personalized updates and answers to your questions and concerns.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Panama City, Panama
Our guide will pick you up at your hotel and welcome you, apply the biosecurity protocols and guide you to this incredible day full of incredible surprises!
Duration: 5 minutesStop At:
Monument to Vasco Nunez of Balboa, XF99+GJ6, Av. Vasco Nuñez de Balboa, Panamá, Panama
(Only for pickups in Panama City Area)
After collecting all the participants and leaving the financial area of the city, we will make a stop at this majestic monument to start our tour with a vibrant history that goes back to the first half of the 16th century, the beginnings of this great city .
Duration: 5 minutesPass By:
Avenida Omar Torrijos Herrera, Av. Omar Torrijos Herrera, Panamá, Panama
We entered the territory that was once called, THE FIFTH BORDER.... THE PANAMA CANAL ZONE.
This road bears the name of the leader of the revolution that, in the 60s and 70s, would transform the history of our country forever, Avenida General Omar Torrijos Herrera!Pass By:
Clayton, Panama City, Panama
Former Military Base of the United States of America. The one of greatest military importance and one of the largest in Panama. Last military base to revert to the Panamanian State at the end of December 1999.
Today, on 120 hectares, the City of Knowledge is established, a state project that brings together innovative technological, scientific and business projects.Stop At:
Miraflores Visitor Center, East Side of the Miraflores Locks, Panama City Panama
***Temporarily closed due to the Pandemic***
The Miraflores Visitor Center of the Panama Canal is one of the highlights of this tour.
- Exhibits are PARTIALLY OPEN. Have a Quick testing of the History, Ingineering and The New Expanded Sets of Locks of the Canal on the way to the top deck.
- OBSERVATION DECKS: This are the best location to enjoy live, the transit of ships through the locks. Watch the maneuvers of the pilots, the mules and the cableholders, while our guide will answer all your questions and concerns about what is happening in real time.
Don't miss the two amazing OBSERVATION DECKS:
1. 4th FLOOR OBSERVATION DECK
2. GROUND FLOOR OBSERVATION DECK
***Because of COVID-19, Restaurants, Bars, Coffee Shops and Movie Shows are temporarily closed.***
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesPass By:
Steven's Circle, El Prado, Panamá, Panama
(Subject to Traffic Conditions)
Monument that honors the work and ingenuity of the First Chief Engineer of the Panama Canal in its first stage of construction of the Panama Canal..
**This area of monuments is highly sensitive to traffic, especially during peak hours in the afternoon, so in some cases our guides may NOT VISIT this site.**Pass By:
Monumento a Goethals, XC5V+CP6, Av. Morgan, Panamá, Panama
(Subject to Traffic Conditions)
This imposing monument is the recognition of the work of George Washington Goethals, who succeeded Stevens in his engineering work in the final stage of the construction of the Panama Canal.
***This area of monuments is highly sensitive to traffic, especially during peak hours in the afternoon, so in some cases our guides may NOT VISIT this site.***Pass By:
Ancon Hill, Quarry Heights, Panama City Panama
(Subject to Traffic Conditions)
This is a panoramic drive through the foothills of Ancon, the highest Hill in Panama City. You will appreciate the old houses of highest-ranking officers of the United States of America in Panama.
Sometimes, we can enjoy the passage of wild animals such as the sloth, the white-tailed deer or birds like the Toucan among many other beauties of nature.
The Military History of this area is fascinating.Pass By:
Panama Canal Administrators Residence, XC6X+99J, C. Gorgas, Panamá, Panama
Driving along the foot hills of Cerro Ancón, we find the House of the former Governor of the Canal Zone since 1907.
A fascinating property that is kept in the jealous custody of the Panama Canal Authority for special receptions.Stop At:
Amador Causeway (Calzada de Amador), Av Amador, Panama City Panama
The perfect place to cool off with the cool breeze from the Pacific Ocean, take the best photos of the city from the amazing viewpoints and enjoy a delicious homemade ice cream or an exquisite ceviche offered by the local restaurants.
If you love shopping, you can go crazy with the products offered by the dutyfree Amphora. You must show identification to enter.
Duration: 40 minutesStop At:
Casco Viejo, Avenida Central, Panama City Panama
This is the time to walk the narrow streets of the colonial city of San Felipe.
Here we will walk for 1 hour through the Walls of the Old City, visit the most representative churches of the area and buy the best crafts of the best quality offered by this site.
If you are a lover of good coffee ... We can take you to taste the Geisha Coffee ... considered the best coffee in the world.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of Santa Maria the Ancient, 7-53, Av. B, Panamá, Panama
15-minute tour enjoying the incredible architecture and history of our Cathedral and Basilica ... First diocese of the mainland in America and the one that was visited by Pope Francis in January 2019.
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Arco Chato, XF28+JM6, Panama City, Panama
Old Convent of Santo Domingo that preserves the remains of the most emblematic architectural piece of the Old Town at the end of the 18th century. Believe it or not, this same piece of architecture EL ARCO CHATO (Flat Arch), was the key during the Panama Canal negotiations between the United States and France.
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Plaza Carlos V, XF28+FR9, Calle 2a Oeste, Panama City, Panama
A tribute to the King of Spain Carlos V. This character is credited with the title of being the first to envision a transoceanic route through Panama to unite the two largest oceans in the world ... The Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean .
This is an excellent place to buy "Molas" at the best prices from indigenous artisan women who take advantage of the shadows of the trees and the benches in the plaza to offer visitors their art learned from many past generations.
Duration: 10 minutesPass By:
France Square, C. 2a Oeste 85-81, Panamá, Panama
Las Bóvedas, Cuartel Chiriquí or simply La Plaza de Francia (The French Square), is how this incredible place is known, full of stories in each of the corners.
Here we honor the tireless work of Pablo Arosemena, a fighter for the constitutional laws of the new republic and 5th President of the Republic of Panama (1910-1912)Pass By:
Paseo de Las Bóvedas, Av. B 7-53, Panamá, Panama
Here we come to the final part of this fascinating journey through the history of Panama.
Enjoy the refreshing ocean breeze, the spectacular view of the southern entrance to the Panama Canal, and an excellent opportunity to shop and interact with local artisans.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"
"The Panama Canal Visitor Center only admits travelers wearing surgical masks. Cloth Masks are not allowed for access to the Visitor Center. We provide surgical masks if you require them."
Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
1: Hilton Panama, Avenida &, Panamá, Panama
2: Hotel Riu Plaza Panama, C. 50, Panamá, Panama
3: JW Marriott Panama, Corregimiento de San Francisco, Cl. Punta Colón, Panamá, Panama
4: Café Unido Casco Viejo, C. 9a Oeste, Panamá, Panama
5: The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, Km 6 Camino A Veracruz, Panamá, Panama
6: Dreams Playa Bonita Panama, Camino a Veracruz, Km 7, Panama
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup times vary depending on the location of your hotel or place of lodging. Your pick-up time will be communicated the day before your tour between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Contact us if your hotel, Airbnb, or pick-up location is not listed above.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please make sure you choose the OPTION based on your LOCATION. WE WILL NOT PICK UP travelers whose pick-up location does not match the chosen option.
Travelers staying in PLAYA BONITA, COSTA DEL ESTE, or AIRPORT, please make sure you choose the correct option to avoid last-minute cancellations.Airports
- Tocumen Intl Airport, Panama City Panama
- Panama Pacifico Intl Airport, Panama City Panama
- Albrook Gelabert Airport, Marcos a Gelabert, Panamá, Panama
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
- Fuerte Amador. Resort & Marina, 084300762, Panamá, Panama
- Terminal de Cruceros de Amador, Unnamed Road, Panama City, Panama
- Colón 2000 Mall, Paseo Gorgas Entre, C. 11 y 13, Colón, Panama
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.