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  • 24 to 48 hrs
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  • Languages Offered: English and 4 more
From the skyscrapers of Panama City to the impressive Miraflores locks of the Panama Canal, you’re introduced to the most famous attractions of the capital city on this City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off tour. Your sightseeing tour begins at the Multicentro, but you can board the open-top double-decker bus at any of the 12 stops along the route — using your 24- or 48-hour pass.

Listen to interesting recorded commentary on the historical background of each sight; you’ll learn how the 50-mile-long (80-km) Panama Canal, first opened in 1914, transports ships from sea level to 85 feet (26 meters) via a series of gravity-powered locks. You can disembark at any stop to explore Panama City at your own pace.

At the modern Multicentro, you’ll find plenty of local shops, restaurants and cafés where you can try authentic Panamanian dishes (own expense). To explore even more shops and restaurants, stop at Isla Flamingo.

Stops Include:
  1. Balboa Boutiques Plaza
  2. Parque Urraca
  3. Mi Pueblito
  4. Albrook Mall
  5. Miraflores Locks - Canal
  6. Biomuseum
  7. Punta Culebra
  8. Isla Flamenco
  9. Isla Perico
  10. Sabores Del Chorrillo
  11. Caso Antiguo
  12. Multicentro
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City Sightseeing Panama
Discover the world-renowned Panama Canal and tour the highlights of Panama City on this hop-on hop-off City Sightseeing tour. An open-top bus follows the Canal Route and you are free to hop on and off at any of the stops to explore on your own. See the Miraflores locks, Parque Urraca, the Biomuseo, Casco Antiguo and so much more! Select a 24- or 48-hour pass to make the most of your Panama City sightseeing at your own pace.
  • City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off tour of Panama City
  • Visit the Miraflores locks while admiring the impressive Panama Canal
  • Explore Isla Flamingo, the Biomuseo, Mi Pueblito and Parque Urraca
  • Enjoy an easy and convenient way to see the city!
  • Learn about the sites you pass from the informative recorded commentary
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Get to know the city!

I read the reviews for the Hop-on Hop-off bus, and I was very hesitant to try it. We decided to use it as a way to see the city on our first day and then decide the things we would like to do during our...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
First time in Panama

I must say that Hop on/Hop off Panama really made my whole group of 40 first time visit to Panama really easy, very friendly and very understandable. Tour guide on the bus is very informative and the route is so easy to understand. We loved...More

Thank Manuel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Poorly organised and not worth the money

Booked 48hr ticket. Went up to Canal in the afternoon. Got last bus back. Bus Didn’t make any other stops en route as a hop on hop off bus should. Very confusing. Only 2 buses running every 1.30hr with a hour break for lunch. Website...More

Thank Vics75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Could be much better - Needs a better logistics schedule

Sorry for my rant but this is a Very limited service with 3 to 5 stops a day at each stop point. The problem I found was that the Bus stops and leaves you stranded for an extra hour while it needs to have a...More

Thank pygor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A Great way to see the city at a reasonable price.

They give you ear phone to listen to a pre recorded audio tour which is very informative. This is a great way to see the city and decide where you would like to visit later. I recommend taking this tour at the start of your...More

Thank SupriseChef
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