Panama Canal and city guided tour
Walking tours

Panama Canal and city guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Do this because
  • Learn about Panama City with a local guide
  • Discover all the local secrets behind the famous Panama Canal
  • Explore the district of Ancon and the former U.S. Canal Zone
  • Take a stroll through the Smithsonian’s Punta Culebra
What to expect

The tour starts through the old historic district of Casco Viejo, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Here, your guide will point out landmarks and important features of the neighborhood and fill you in on the secrets that only locals know.

Continue on through Balboa, exploring some of the old U.S. military zone, and see the headquarters for the legendary Panama Canal before heading to the Miraflores Locks visitor centre. Here you’ll be able to see the ships on their journey through one of the most famous canals in the world, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Then, you’ll head to Ancon to explore more of this famous part of the city before moving on to the Amador Causeway to take in the view of the Bridge of the Americas. You'll also enjoy a little nature walk on the Smithsonian-owned Punta Culebra.

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What's included
  • Local guide (English)
  • Locks and the museum
  • Smithsonian’s Punta Culebra
What's not included
  • Transportation to and from the meeting point
  • Lunch
Reduced price


Casco Viejo (Avenida Central and Calle 9)

Meeting point:

Café Tiempo, Coffee Roasters, inside the American Trade Hotel

What to remember
  • The Panama government has recently discussed closing the Cerro Ancon bridge. For that reason, you may be unable to visit it on this tour. The local operator will offer a suitable alternative for that portion of the tour
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Daily at 8.00am

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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