The best of Panama’s 2 oceans

Discover the beauty of Panama's Atlantic and Pacific beaches, with enough time to also visit the highlights of Panama city and surroundings.


Visit: Panama city, San Blas, Contadora Island

11 Days / 10 Nights

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DAY 1

Arrival Arrival at TOCUMEN International Airport. Welcome by our staff and transfer to hotel.

DAY 2

City Tour and Panama Canal Breakfast. City Tour and Panama Canal. We start with a visit to the Miraflores Locks where you will appreciate the amazing sight of the handling of ships crossing the Panama Canal. Then, sightseeing of the former Albrook Fortress, now a beautiful residential and commercial area. After that, Balboa and Read more

DAY 3

Gatun Lake adventure Breakfast. Departure for the "Gatun Safari", an adventure tour in the jungle. Gatun is a large artificial lake. It forms a major part of the Panama Canal, carrying ships for 33 km of their transit across the Panama Isthmus. From the boat, we will watch the vessels as they cross the Canal. Then, we will Read more

DAY 4

Transcontinental Train, San Lorenzo Fort Pick up at your hotel, early in the morning and transfer to Colosal Train Station. This is a historical tour on the first transcontinental train. From 1855, the rail crosses over the Panama Canal, lakes and rainforests. Upon arrival to Colon Train Station, our transportation will pick us up, and take Read more

DAY 5

San Blas ( 1st day ) Very early in the morning (06:00 am) Pick up at your hotel and departure for Albrook domestic airport to take flight to Playon Chico. This is one of islands that form part of the archipelago of San Blas, located in the Caribbean of Panama. San Blas is a conjunction of 365 islands where only 50 are inhabited. Read more

DAY 6

San Blas ( 2nd day ) A free day to enjoy activities in San Blas Islands

DAY 7

San Blas ( 3rd day ) Transfer from San Blas to Panama City

DAY 8

Contadora Island ( 1st day ) Contadora Island lies at the northern end of the Pearl Islands Archipelago, in the Gulf of Panama, in the Pacific. Contadora means accountant in Spanish. The Spaniards named the island with this name because it is where they counted the pearls that were harvested from the other islands. Hence, the name Read more

DAY 9

Contadora Island ( 2nd day ) Free leisure day. Optional tour: [ early departure for a 3-hour boat tour around the Pearl Islands on a glass bottom boat where you will visit Capera Island, Monkey Island, Bojarena Island, Paceca Island, and Saboga Island. We will return to Contadora Island around 11am ].

DAY 10

Check out Check out. At 2:45pm, we take the ferry back to Panama City. We will arrive to Panama City around 4:30pm.

DAY 11

Departure Departure to the airport, end of services.

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Discover the beauty of Panama's Atlantic and Pacific beaches, with enough time to also visit the highlights of Panama city and surroundings.


includes

  • 6 nights at TRYP WYNDHAM 4* or similar in Panama City.
  • 2 nights at Yandup Lodge or similar, San Blas ( 3 typical meals included and 2 local tours daily ).
  • 2 nights at The Point Hotel or similar in Contadora Island.
  • Visits and lunches according to the programme.
  • City Tour and Canal Tour.
  • Gatun Adventure Tour.
  • Transcontinental Train, San Lorenzo Fortress and Sherman Marina Tour.
  • Roundtrip ferry from Panama City to Contadora Island.
  • Roundtrip flight from Panama City to Playon Chico.
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach, according to passenger category.
  • Guide service in tours – English/ French/ Portuguese language.

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