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Panama City: Legends of Casco Viejo Sightseeing Tour

1. Panama City: Legends of Casco Viejo Sightseeing Tour

Walk around Casco Viejo with a local guide, explore the historic centre and travel back in time to the golden days of this extraordinary part of the city. The guide will tell you interesting facts and stories of love, glory and fortune, but also of intrigue, war and conflict. She or he can also advise you on where to eat and where to drink during your stay. By the end of the tour you’ll know more than a local! This is a tour made for lovers of outdoor walks, it is made for people like you, who yearn to find experiences with real local people. After meeting your tour guide, she/he will lead you through Plaza Herrera, Plaza de Francia, Plaza Bolivar, Plaza de la Independencia, church of San Jose, the Cathedral, Santo Domingo church, the Presidential Palace, the “bóvedas” or dungeons, the Nacional Theater, and other interesting sites that Casco has to offer. There will also be opportunities to visit artisan shops, coffee shops, ice cream shops, and restaurant recommendations to make the most of your day in one of the most popular neighborhoods of Panama. You can eather meet your guide at the starting point or be picked up from a location, hotel or accommodation within the city area, just make sure to select the correct booking option. Also, we have enough umbrellas for everyone in case it rains, leave your worries behind.

Panama City: Private Walking Tour

2. Panama City: Private Walking Tour

Get ready to experience Panama’s capital from a different perspective on this private guided walking tour. Follow a local as they show you the best of Panama City while revealing interesting facts. Visit Palacio de las Garzas (Herons' Palace), Bolivar Park, and more. Explore Panama City like a local as you visit Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis (church), Teatro Nacional (National Theater), and many other top sights. Start by meeting in Casco Antiguo, Panama’s historic district. Later, continue the tour to the must-see Plaza de Francia (French Plaza) with its statues and large stone tablets. Gaze at the Catedral Metropolitana (Metropolitan Cathedral), which is one of the largest in Central America. The cathedral was designed by military engineers and completed in 1796. Before the end of the tour, you’ll get to discover Casco Viejo, an area that features a unique mix of architectural styles, each revealing a certain part of the country’s eventful history.

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