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Gamboa Rainforest, Panama Canal Tour From Panama City

Be part of this magical experience at the Rainforest, right next to the Panama Canal. You will get a glimpse of the real wild life In other words this is a great natural experience in Panama City.Emergency number: +(507) -6981 4549
$157
6 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Panama Canal and Gatun Lake Wildlife and Rain Forest Boat Tour

Enjoy a panoramic tour along the world famous Panama Canal. Go to Gatun Lake, a major part of the Panama Canal, where you will see and learn about the fascinating tropical wildlife of the lake and the surrounding forest.
$37
45 minutes
Outdoor Activities

Aerial Tram Tour in Gamboa

Discover the secrets of the upper forest canopy with a ride on the Aerial Tram. This peaceful and relaxing tour takes you over the treetops as a naturalist guide helps you to interpret some of the jungle’s most interesting facts.
$43
1 hour
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

'Capture the Moment' Photography Rainforest Tour on Gatun Lake, Panama Canal

This 3 hour tour is ideally suited to the aspiring naturalist and photographer.  The tour is ideal for those who may have little or no previous skill with a DSLR camera and would like to have some fun as a 'Wildlife Photographer' for the morning. Boarding our unique Rainforest Expedition Photography boat at Gamboa Rainforest Reserve Marina, we start the tour by showing you how to use the specialised photography chair, the DSLR camera and the 150-600mm telephoto lens that we provide you with. Entering the Panama Canal you will get to photograph huge Ocean Liners up close. The Canal opens up into the pristine Gatun Lake where we head to the Monkey Islands. Here we photograph three types of monkeys, iguanas, crocodiles, a wide range of stunning birds and maybe an elusive mantee. You leave with the SD Card from the camera with your wonderful memories.
$125
3 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

'Inspired by Nature' Rainforest Tour on Gatun Lake, Panama Canal

On this boat tour, Pauline, a Relaxation, Mindfulness and Meditation Instructor will be your guide, using nature as our inspiration to see a new sense of perspective and explore the magnificent rainforest environment. This 2-hour tour has evolved from our Photography Safaris.  So many of our clients have remarked how relaxed and rejuvenated they are after their excursion in the rainforest.  After repeated requests, we have introduced this special tour. The rainforest is an extraordinary environment in which plants and creatures live in natural harmony. Enjoy a cool refreshing beverage whilst you experience relaxation techniques, become mindful through the use of your senses and enjoy a guided meditation, Inspired by Nature.
$55
2 hours
Outdoor Activities

Fishing and Photography Combo on Gatun Lake, Panama Canal

A great tour for an angler who would like to try his/her hand at some wildlife photography, or a photographer who would like to include some exciting fishing. Or anyone who would like to experience both activities. No experience required.​There is always something happening in the Rainforest. As you fish, you will see the comings and goings of the wildlife on the water and in the Rainforest. What better way to capture those moments than with our fantastic camera set up.​Photography: we provide you with a pro-level camera with a 150-600mm telephoto lens. The camera is mounted onto a swivel chair to give you a full and effortless 360° view of the Rainforest. After the tour, you leave with an SD memory card with all your photos.​Fishing: includes rods, tackle and livebait. We target Peacock Bass, Snook and Tarpon (if sighted).Includes a Photography Guide (Owner/English) and licenced boat Captain (Spanish), who both double as Wildlife and Fishing Guides.
$475
6 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Gamboa Day Tour

Go through a mile long tract of humid forest that lies within the Gamboa Rainforest boundaries. The tram ascends 280 feet over half a mile and ends on a top of a hill. From here you will walk to the observation tower, and for these with some stamina involves a climb of 100 feet up a mildly inclined ramp. From the observation tower you’ll get great views of the Canal and the Chagres River, as well as the surrounding forested areas of Soberania National Park. After this, visit the flora and fauna exhibitions, shelter of native species, which include a sloth sanctuary.
$127
4 hours
Outdoor Activities

Fishing at the Panama Canal

World-class fishing on the Panama Canal and Gatun Lake just 45 minutes outside Panama City.
$220
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Sloth Sanctuary and Nature Labs

Within the resort’s sprawling botanical gardens, you will find distinct nature exhibits, designed to entertain and educate you about the unique fauna and flora of this tropical paradise. The exhibition area is composed of three exhibits that include: Butterfly Farm, Frog Garden, and Orchid Nursery. Also, included in the tour you will visit the  Gamboa Wildlife Rescue Center where you will see many animals that have been rescued by the Pan American Conservation Association, and finished the tour with a visit to the Sloth Sanctuary, the only one in Panama.
$21
45 minutes
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Night Safari Boat Ride

Ideal for lovers of nighttime adventure and mystery, this safari takes you in search of the plant and animal life on the Chagres River. Possible sightings include caiman, Fishing bats, capybara, and two-toed sloth.
$27
50 minutes