Portobelo, Panama Canal expansion and train tour
Excursions & day trips

Portobelo, Panama Canal expansion and train tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 10 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit Fort San Lorenzo, named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1980
  • Watch ships transit from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean in Aguas Clara Visitor Center
  • Take a ride on a 150 years old train from Colon to Panama City
What to expect

Discover 3 cities that tell important events of Panama's history through 3 different centuries.

First, travel back to the 16th-century visiting Portobelo, learn about this place's wealth, historical importance and relevant geographic position by visiting its museums, churches and forts.

Then, you'll visit the new locks of the Panama Canal (Aguas Claras) a 21st-century masterpiece, where you'll witness mega-ships with capacities of over 15,000 containers transit from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean.

Finally, you'll take a ride on a 150 years old train, on the railroad financed and built by the United States of America. Dating from the 19th-century, the construction was the first transcontinental Railroad in the region. The train takes you from Colon to Panama City and provides an outstanding experience of the Canal landscapes, lakes, rivers, flora and fauna.

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What's included
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance fees
  • Guided tour
  • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Where
Meeting point:
You will indicate your pickup location at checkout.
What to remember
  • Wheelchair and stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • This tour will have a maximum of 10 participants
  • This tour requires good weather to run, it may be rescheduled or canceled due to bad weather
  • Pickup service is available for all hotels in Panama City and Playa Bonita (Hotels Dream and Westing). A specific meeting point will be provided for participants staying in private residences or other accommodations
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Provider
LIVE FOLKS
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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