Panama: Beyond the Canal

June 13-20, 2023

8 DAYS – 10 MEALS

LIMITED SEATING!!

Panama Canal’s Pacific Ocean side

Travel to Panama for 8 amazing days! Beyond its namesake canal, this Panama vacation package presents exciting opportunities for experiencing its rich culture, history, cuisine, and diverse nature visiting Gamboa Rainforest and its Pacific Coast beaches. Explore bustling Panama City from its colonial old center to its modern restaurants and cafés. Witness the magnificent Miraflores Locks of the famed Panama Canal. Take in the natural beauty of Gamboa Rainforest via Aerial Tram. Enjoy days at leisure at the spectacular Westin Playa Bonita Beach Resort and its surrounding areas. Rest, relax, and bask blissfully on Playa Bonita just steps from the resort’s pool. Take time to delve into the Gamboa rainforest and the Emberá Indian Village on diverse optional tours. This Panama travel package gives you a look at the Panama Canal, plus so much more beyond the canal that makes Panama an ever-increasing destination of choice from travelers from across the globe.

Highlights

  • Discover the treasures of Panama with a look at its namesake canal and beyond to bustling Panama City, the Gamboa rainforest, and Pacific Coast beautiful beaches
  • Explore the modern metropolis of Panama City from its colonial old center to its modern restaurants and cafés
  • Witness the magnificent Miraflores Locks of the famed Panama Canal
  • Take in the natural beauty of Gamboa Rainforest via Aerial Tram
  • Enjoy days at leisure at the spectacular Westin Playa Bonita Beach Resort and its surrounding areas
  • Rest, relax, and bask blissfully on Playa Bonita just steps from the resort’s pool

Prices

Double – $1,445 pp – land only

Single – $1945 – land only

***Airfare to be added when available***

Deposit: $250 pp (due at time of booking)

Travel Protection: Call for a quote (due at time of booking)

Day 1

Transfer from the International Airport to your hotel in Panama City. The rest of the day is yours to delve into Panama City at your leisure. Take some time to stroll the Old Town of Panama City. Savor flavorful local cuisine in Panama City’s restaurants. Sit for a spell and take-in the ambiance at an open air café or enjoy some live music at one of the many bars. The options abound!

Panama City with its promenade

Day 2

After breakfast, your half day tour takes you to the most interesting places in the city. You will see the Casco Antiguo, the oldest sector of modern Panama City, founded in 1673, a UNESCO world heritage site. Stroll through Plaza de Francia (French Plaza) near the bayside, and see various monuments in recognition of the French effort to build a canal in Panama. Then we head to the Miraflores Locks/Panama Canal: Here you will witness the magnificent Miraflores Locks. (B)

Day 3

After breakfast, transfer from Panama City to Gamboa Rainforest Resort. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 4

After breakfast, experience the verdant Gamboa Rainforest via Aerial Tram. Take a 20 minute ride through the rainforest and learn about the flora and fauna of this tropical paradise. Once atop of the hill, get to the 10-level spiral ramp observation tower. From here you have breathtaking views of the Chagres River, part of the Panama Canal, the Emberá Indian Village, and the Town of Gamboa surrounded by abundant vegetation and sky that frames the majestic landscape. (B)

Day 5-7

Transfer from Gamboa Rainforest Resort to Westin Playa Bonita. Enjoy days at leisure at this spectacular resort and its surrounding areas. Bask in the sun along Playa Bonita, just steps from the resort’s pool area. This private beach for hotel guests features lounge chairs, beach cabanas, and more. Exciting on property activities abound as well as optional excursions to further explore Miraflores Locks, the Emberá Indian Village or Gamboa rainforest. (B-each day)

Day 8

Transfer to Panama City to board your flight back home. (B)