Culturally Panama

CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA
CULTURALLY PANAMA

Culturally Panama

Duration

6 Days / 5 Nights

Package Type

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Traditional

Activity Level

Activity Level

Low

Wildlife expectation

Physical Difficulty

Wildlife expectation

Cultural rating

Wildlife expectation

Wildlife expectation

Specialist

Travel specialist

Claire
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Panama’s lush dense jungles and pristine coastlines are home to some incredible ecosystems, which means that it has some of the richest marine and terrestrial biodiversity on the continent. Panama City is famous for the impressive feat of engineering of its canal as well as its long historical significance in the world of trade.  The traditional jungle communities of the Darien as well as the colonial rum-making haciendas and the laid back, Panamenian way of life on Isla Iguana, combine culturally to show the best that Panama has to offer!

Special features of our Culturally Panama Tour: 

Type of Tourism:   Culture, History, beaches snorkelling.

Places to Visit:  Panama City, Chitre, Isla Iguana.

Duration:  6 Days and 5 Nights. 

Type of Service: group tours. 

Accommodation:  4 star hotels at every destination that you will visit. These hotels have been carefully chosen and we can guarantee that you will feel comfortable and your every need catered for! 

DAY BY DAY SCHEDULE

Today is arrival day to Panama City! We will collect you from the airport and take you to the hotel in the centre, 30 minutes away.  will then head off to visit the famous Panama Canal, an incredible feat of engineering, one of the greatest and most expensive in history. We will stop at the Visitor’s Centre of the Miraflores Locks, where we can appreciate the ships sailing along the canal. We will head to the Amador Causeway, offering one of the city’s most impressive...

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    Today we will wake up bright and early to take a classic train to Colón. Panama’s railroad was built during the California Gold Rush to transport goods and gold from the Atlantic to The Pacific. The railway follows the course of the canal and passes along the historic Culebra Cut and the spectacular Gatún Lake. The water from the lake is responsible for the lush vegetation in the area.  The visitors centre allows us to see the mammoth ships that pass through t...

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      After breakfast at the hotel, we will head to Chitré. We will then head to the hotel Cubitá Boutique Resort & Spa. In the afternoon, we will visit the San Isidro Farm, where the best rum of Panama is produced: Ron Abuelo. The route starts with the visit to an ancient colonial house belonging to the distillery’s founder: Mr. José Varela. The route continues along the plantations and at the farm mill, where you will see the different stages of the producti...

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        Today, we will head out on a day trip to the Isla Iguana. We will head to Playa El Arenal, in the small town of Pedasí, where we will take a boat to the Isla Iguana. The Isla Iguana Wildlife Refuge was created to protect fifty hectares of sea and land territory in 1981. The island is the natural habitat of a vast colony of man‐of‐war, birds, crabs and iguanas. Five species of sea turtles arrive to the shores to deposit their eggs and the white sandy beaches, crystalline waters ...

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          Early in the morning, we will head back to Panama City visiting La Pintada, El Caño, Agua dulce, Nata y Parita along the way. Parita is a 17th century colonial city decorated with pastel-coloured colonial buildings. La Pintada is renowned for the famous Panamamenian painted hat production as well as handmade cigars. The hats are made out of acorns, boiled and then dried in the sun in order to make a delicate fibre, not to be confused with the traditional Panama hat, which is ac...

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            Today is the final day of the tour and we will head back to Panama City in time for your ongoing flight back home, or onto your next exciting destination!


              WHAT'S INCLUDED

              • All hotels for the duration of the itinerary
              • Daily Breakfast in all accommodations
              • All transfers and excursions are guaranteed with Bilingual English/Spanish driver
              • Bottle of water included every day.

              WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

              • Extra expenses not indicated in the description.
              • International Airport Tax.
              • Tips & Porterage Fee if required.
              • Travel Insurance

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