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Panama City Sightseeing Tour Including Miraflores Locks - with unbiased reviews

Panama City Sightseeing Tour Including Miraflores Locks

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See the best of Panama City — from sea level to hilltop, canal to islands — on this full-day sightseeing tour with a knowledgeable local guide, who will regale you with all kinds of insider information about the city’s history, culture and attractions. Watch the captivating process of moving ships through the Panama Canal at the Miraflores Locks; enjoy views of the city from the top of Ancón Hill; visit a local market; see the Bridge of the Americas from the Amador Causeway; and take a walking tour through the Casco Viejo district, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This day tour is limited to 12 people, providing a small-group experience.
What to Expect
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Stop At: Panama Canal, Gatun Lakee, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitan), Av Central 7-30 E, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Bridge of the Americas, Balboa, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Casco Viejo, Avenida Central, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Miraflores Visitor Center, East Side of the Miraflores Locks, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Teatro Nacional, Avda. Catedral B, 2nd., Panama City Panama

Stop At: Urban Adventures Panama, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Ancon Hill, Quarry Heights, Panama City Panama

Stop At: Punta Culebra Nature Center, Punta Culebra, 3.5 km Amador Causeway, Panama City 0801 Panama

Stop At: Palacio de las Garzas, Palacio de Las Garzas, Panama City Panama
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Important Information
Departure Point
American Trade Hotel, Plaza Herrera Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
7h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Smithsonian’s Punta Culebra
  • Locks and the museum
  • Entry/Admission - Panama Canal
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Transportation to/from the meeting point
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A maximum of 9 people per booking
  • Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if you’ll be bringing a child under the age of 6. You can do so in the special request box on the checkout page
  • Closure of sites: Please note that the Panama government has recently discussed closing the Cerro Ancon bridge, and as a result, we may be unable to visit it on this tour. Should this happen, we'll offer a suitable alternative for that portion of the tour.
  • Important: If you are joining the tour from the airport, you must make your own way to the meeting point. Your flight must arrive prior to 6am in order to make it to the tour's departure time of 8am
  • Note: Spanish-speaking guides are available upon request. Please contact the local tour operator upon booking if you require this service
  • Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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LavaGuthrie wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
Enjoyed being driven around to hotspots in the city! Was a busy day with lots packed in! Our tour guide was an excellent driver.
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Date of experience: November 2019
intrepid_apple wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
Amazing tour of a fascinating city. The canal is incredible - a must-see; and I loved the old city. Kevin is incredibly knowledgeable & charismatic and fun to be with. He takes you to places you wouldn't find without him. Oh, and we saw a sloth. Cute.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Michael G wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
Very knowledgeable host... Strongly advise tripping with him..Top knotch. He knows all the ins outs local spots... Where to stay and places to avoid
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Date of experience: October 2019
ClaireP wrote a review Mar 2019
41 contributions7 helpful votes
Gonzo was a great guide. He’s very knowledgeable and friendly. I hesitated to book this tour because of the price, but I’m glad we did it because we learned a lot about Panama and since we only had one day in the capital it was the perfect overview. The pace was good, and
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Date of experience: February 2019
Keith R wrote a review Mar 2019
95 contributions36 helpful votes
Spent an hour at western (south) Miraflores Locks. Library showing construction of canal. Walked old Panama City area with brick streets. Old churches from the 1600's. Touristy area with local artesians
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Date of experience: February 2019
Key Details
  • Panama Canal, Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitan), and 8 more
  • Duration: 7h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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