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From Panama City: Panama Canal and Monkey Island Tour

Product ID: 148568
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Learn more about the impressive Panama Canal on an exciting tour from Panama City. See the canal in action at Miraflores Locks and explore Gatun Lake by boat.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Pickup included

Pickup from your hotel or address in downtown of Panama City. Please note that additional fees may apply for hotels outside Panama City.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Watch the huge ships navigate the Panama Canal
  • Learn more about a miracle of engineering at the Panama Canal Visitors Center
  • Encounter monkeys in their natural environment
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at your hotel or other location in Panama City, and journey to the Panama Canal Visitors Center to get a detailed explanation about how the canal and famous Miraflores Locks work. Visit the museum to learn more about this important water passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

Return to the vehicle and pass Miraflores Lake and the Pedro Miguel Locks as you make your way to the town of Gamboa. Upon arrival at the Chagres River, climb aboard for a scenic boat trip across artificial Gatun Lake. Marvel at the surrounding landscape of the biggest and most important lake in the Panama Canal.

Watch the large ships passing through the canal to get a sense of the magnitude of this masterpiece of engineering. Arrive at a group of islands to see 2 different species of monkeys. Return to Panama City and get dropped off at your hotel.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off at hotels or other locations in Panama City
  • Entrance and guided tour of the Panama Canal Visitors Center
  • Boat tour around Gatun Lake
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 27 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.8/5
Value for money
4.1/5
Safety
4.8/5

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Product ID: 148568