PANAMA CITY DAY TOUR

Tour by EcoCircuitos

$162

+ TAX

Day Tour

This post is also available in: Spanish

In the morning you will visit the ruins of Old Panama, climb up the Cathedral tower, visit the Old Panama Museum and continue to Casco Antiguo (the old city compound), which dates from the late 1600’s.

A bilingual historical guide will describe the events in history leading up to the movement of the capital city founded by Pedrarias to its present location. Casco Antiguo is home to monuments of Ferdinand de Lesseps and other important historical Frenchmen that attempted to construct a canal through Panama. Your tour ends with a visit to the Panama Canal Museum (optional and entrance not included). The full day tour continues with a visit to the Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal where large ships can be seen transiting the canal.

Enjoy a presentation by the Panama Canal Authority about the history of the Panama Canal and marvel at the workings of this feat of human engineering. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Casco Antiguo or Causeway. The tour will continue to the Panama Canal area, including the town of Balboa, formerly part of the Panama Canal Zone.

You will stop at a folk art market building to purchase local handcrafts. In the late afternoon you will return to your hotel in Panama City.

Option A: Full day (program as mentioned above including lunch and a visit of the Miraflores Locks)

Option B: Half day morning (program as mentioned above)

  • Entrance Fees
  • Historical Guide
  • Lunch in local Restaurant
  • Observation Deck of Miraflores Locks
  • Transportation

Tour Inquiry


EcoCircuitos Panama is a locally owned tour operator and DMC committed to the development of sustainable tourism throughout the Republic of Panama since 1999. They are a local team of enthusiasts about Panama and their vacation programs are designed based upon on sustainable adventures experienced amongst themselves and fellow Panama aficionados. Sustainability and conservation are at the forefront of EcoCircuito's mentality when crafting their unique and tailor-made adventures. Their philosophy is to approach each destination carefully, considering the impact that their tours will have on the environment and the local communities. Their naturalist guides are chosen, based not only on their knowledge, but also upon their ability to respect nature and the local cultures. Their committed staff offers custom-made travel experiences that include adventure activities, wildlife and cultural encounters, birding adventures, honeymoon getaways, family holidays, educational tours, community projects and incentive travel to experience the real Panama. They look forward to showing you the best of Panama!

$162

+ TAX

Day Tour

This post is also available in: Spanish

In the morning you will visit the ruins of Old Panama, climb up the Cathedral tower, visit the Old Panama Museum and continue to Casco Antiguo (the old city compound), which dates from the late 1600’s.

A bilingual historical guide will describe the events in history leading up to the movement of the capital city founded by Pedrarias to its present location. Casco Antiguo is home to monuments of Ferdinand de Lesseps and other important historical Frenchmen that attempted to construct a canal through Panama. Your tour ends with a visit to the Panama Canal Museum (optional and entrance not included). The full day tour continues with a visit to the Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal where large ships can be seen transiting the canal.

Enjoy a presentation by the Panama Canal Authority about the history of the Panama Canal and marvel at the workings of this feat of human engineering. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Casco Antiguo or Causeway. The tour will continue to the Panama Canal area, including the town of Balboa, formerly part of the Panama Canal Zone.

You will stop at a folk art market building to purchase local handcrafts. In the late afternoon you will return to your hotel in Panama City.

Option A: Full day (program as mentioned above including lunch and a visit of the Miraflores Locks)

Option B: Half day morning (program as mentioned above)

Tour Code: EDT09-A/ EDT09-B

Tour Details

  • Entrance Fees
  • Historical Guide
  • Lunch in local Restaurant
  • Observation Deck of Miraflores Locks
  • Transportation

This post is also available in: Spanish

PANAMA CITY DAY TOUR. Visit the ruins of Old Panama, climb up the Cathedral tower, visit the Old Panama Museum and continue to Casco Antiguo (the old city compound), which dates from the late 1600’s. See the modern skyline, and enjoy lunch at a typical restaurant before continuing to the Panama Canal at Miraflores Locks.

Prices based upon a minimum of 4 participants.

EcoCircuitos Panama is a locally owned tour operator and DMC committed to the development of sustainable tourism throughout the Republic of Panama since 1999. They are a local team of enthusiasts about Panama and their vacation programs are designed based upon on sustainable adventures experienced amongst themselves and fellow Panama aficionados. Sustainability and conservation are at the forefront of EcoCircuito's mentality when crafting their unique and tailor-made adventures. Their philosophy is to approach each destination carefully, considering the impact that their tours will have on the environment and the local communities. Their naturalist guides are chosen, based not only on their knowledge, but also upon their ability to respect nature and the local cultures. Their committed staff offers custom-made travel experiences that include adventure activities, wildlife and cultural encounters, birding adventures, honeymoon getaways, family holidays, educational tours, community projects and incentive travel to experience the real Panama. They look forward to showing you the best of Panama!
 
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