If your main interest is the Panama Canal Excursions this tour is perfect for you.
Tells the story that in 1502 Cristobal Colon arrived at the Isthmus of Panama.
Then in 1510, Spain undertakes the colonization of the Isthmus of Panama; At that time, a route through Panama was needed. In 1534 King Carlos V of Spain began topographic studies for the construction of a Canal for the Isthmus of Panama of 80 km.
The Panama Canal Full transit is 80 kilometers long. It was excavated through one of the narrowest places and in the lowest part of the Central Isthmus Mountain Range that connects North America with South America.
An average ship takes 8 to 10 hours to transit the Panama Canal.
All tour will be done by land (no boat tour)
Highlights / General details of Panama Canal Excursions
- Canal Locks
- Guided Tour
- Entrance fees to Miraflores Visitor Center & Agua Clara (standard plan)
- Lunch + 1 non-alcoholic beverage per person at a local restaurant
Hours of operation
- Hotel pick-ups at 8:00 Monday to Sunday
- 8 hours
- Pick up at Hotel lobby