Best of Panama

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5 Based on 1 Review
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 8-95 yrs
  • max group size 6
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-39140
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Panama City, Panama
  • Ends Panama City, Panama
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Visit Miraflores Locks on Panama Canal and see large vessels making their way through it
  • Enjoy a canoe ride through Chagres National Park to discover an Embera indigenous village
  • Tour at a local farm to learn the coffee-making process and visit a butterfly house in Boquete
  • Hike through cloud forests, see the cascading waterfalls, and soak in the views of Volcan Baru
  • Spot lovely dolphins and walk through mangroves to reach Red Frog Beach in Bocas del Toro
Start and end in Panama City, the "Best Of Panama" trip is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 12 days. You will travel through Chagres National Park, Isla Colon, Panama City and 3 other destinations in Panama. "Best Of Panama" is a small group trip which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

A Panama tour is the perfect way to indulge your senses and satisfy your wanderlust. Start with Panama City, home to the Panama Canal, a feat of engineering stretching over 50 miles connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Continue to Charges National Park and enjoy a traditional canoe ride through the dense jungles. Next, travel to Soberania National Park and keep an eye out for green iguanas, frigate birds, white-faced capuchins, and other wildlife in the area and head back to Panama City. From here, fly to David, and go for an interesting coffee tour in Boquete, where Panama's first coffee plants were brought in the 19th century. The next day, learn about the honey-making process on a visit to a local honey plant. Experience Panama’s cloud forests as you embark on a hiking adventure, taking you through a series of hanging bridges over a lush natural reserve near Boquete. Your journey continues to Isla Colon, an island in the Bocas del Toro archipelago. Enjoy a boat tour to Dolphin Bay, where you might spot friendly dolphins, followed by Coral Cay, a great spot for snorkeling, and lastly, relax at the Red Frog beach. After spending an amazing time in this tropical paradise, return to Panama City, where the tour ends. Fly back home with cherished memories.
  • Day 1: - Panama City (arrival)
  • Day 2: Panama City
  • Day 3: Chagres National Park
  • Day 4: Soberania National Park
  • Day 5: Panama City - David (by Flight) - Boquete
  • Day 6: Boquete
  • Day 7: Boquete
  • Day 8: Boquete
  • Day 9: Boquete – Bocas Del Toro
  • Day 10: Isla Colon
  • Day 11: Isla Colon - Panama Isla Colon - Panama City (flight) City (flight)
  • Day 12: Panama City – (departure)
  • 11 Nights’ Accommodation on a twin sharing basis at listed standard hotels or similar
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • 01 lunch as per itinerary
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • All Transportation in AC modern vehicles
  • River transportation in Chagres National Park
  • Domestic flights: Panama City – David /Bocas del Toro – Panama City
  • Services of English-speaking guide during the sightseeing tour
  • All sightseeing as per the detailed itinerary
  • All locally applicable taxes
  • Entrance fee to Chagres National Park
  • Items of personal nature, tips and gratuities
  • Visa fees, if applicable
  • Departure airport taxes (40 USD per person for Panama)
  • Items not mentioned as included
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  • William Schmitt
  • From USA
  • On Jan 28 2024
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Best of Panama tour. You can cancel the tour up to 78 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 77 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 07 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 07 July 2024, a deposit of 30% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 77 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Best of Panama tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Best of Panama tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.


All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age for children on escorted tours is 8. Minimum age on Safaris is 12. Minimum age for game drives in Kruger National Park (South Africa) is 12. Minimum age for Uganda programs is 15.Please note that many countries have adopted practices to prevent international abductions of children. If a person under the age of 18 years will be travelling with an adult other than his/her parents, or with only one parent, a notarized letter, granting authorization to travel, including the dates of travel should be carried.

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