Private Tour: Panama City in 1 day

Day Trips & Excursions in Colón

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If you want to do several things in one day this is the perfect tour for you.You will go to the Panama Canal Railway, then you will visit the Panama Canal, the Causeway of Amador and the Old Town, and later at night you will have a dinner at a folkloric restaurant.Note: tour not available on January 1, 8, 9; February (carnival, it change every year, you may need to contact us first), November 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 28 and December 8, 24, 25 and 31.
The experience stars in the morning once you are picked up from your hotel.You will be arriving at the train station around 6:30am to take the train which leaves at 7:15am. It will be a journey of 1.5 hours from the Pacific to the Atlantic ocean, where the train will stop in Colon.From the train station in colon you will drive to the Panama Canal, arriving at around 9:15am, where you will see the boats going through the Canal Locks and learn how they wok.Then you will go to the Causeway of Amador, where you can see the boats doing the line to go through the Panama Canal. You will also make a stop at the duty free, where you can buy everything you like tax free.From there you will go to the old town where you will enjoy a small walk through the streets for about an hour. You are welcome to have lunch at one of the restaurants in the area.After that you will be taken back to your hotel at around 2:30pm. You will be picked up again at 7:30pm and will be taken to a restaurant where you can have dinner and and enjoy folkloric dances and the national costumes. You will be taken back to your hotel by 10pm.

What’s included

  • Dinner
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned car
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Panama Canal Railway

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver