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Panama Canal Boat Eco Tour

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Absolutely fantastic!

This Eco-tour will be one of my most memorable excursions. Captain Carl is indeed very charismatic... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2012
Elaine B
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San Dimas, California, United States
by boat thru The Canal

Exciting tour! Everything we learn at school when we were kids, we can see right there, while... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2012
LucianaG70
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Santana Parnaiba
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Reviewed 4 August 2012

This Eco-tour will be one of my most memorable excursions. Captain Carl is indeed very charismatic. His sense of humor added to the enjoyment of this tour. Word of caution to those who take things to seriously, this may not be for you. Captain Carl...More

4  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Exciting tour! Everything we learn at school when we were kids, we can see right there, while riding thru the Panama Canal, along with those huge ships.

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Reviewed 5 July 2012

I had the opportunity to take part in two different jungle tours on my recent trip to Panama. This one with my wife, and another with a larger family group. This tour was far superior in every way! Carl is not only very knowledgeable but...More

6  Thank Lee_Melville
Reviewed 4 November 2011

Took this day tour with Captain Carl while travelling through Panama for a conference with 11 high school students. We had a fantastic time! Carl is funny and a bit sarcastic - the kids loved him. He took us to do cool things that any...More

9  Thank TravelinDantheMan
Reviewed 10 September 2011

A friend and I spent a long weekend in Panama and did this tour on our last day there. Could not think of a better way to have ended our trip! We met Carl, our guide, at the Gamboa Boat Ramp. There were about a...More

5  Thank Danaeve
Reviewed 28 July 2011

Panama Marine Adventures (PMA) provides a unique week-long, small ship eco-cruise experience unparalleled in our many world travels. We explored the Panama Canal and environs from the Caribbean Coast to the Pacific Coast, and the Bay of Panama, in a 121 foot, modern, air conditioned...More

18  Thank kenaisoki13
Reviewed 24 May 2011

What a great way to feel immersed in Panama. We did the overnight trip. Consider the trip luxurious camping. You stay on the houseboat with average size rooms, and comfortable beds. Nothing fancy and a chemical toilet in the back. The location is in a...More

4  Thank Napafoodie
Reviewed 11 April 2011

I went on this tour with some friends not really knowing what to expect, and was blown away. Many tour operators offer tours that take you around the canal and to the monkey island, but nowadays it gets crowded. But with Captain Carl, a funny...More

2  Thank TheRegis
Reviewed 1 March 2011

My husband and I periodically visit our old friends in Panama on trips to Latin America. They suggested we try a day tour on the Panama Canal and recommended Capt Carl's house boat as one of the better nature adventures. We were not disappointed. Not...More

5  Thank AlyssaN
Reviewed 3 December 2010

This is a fun boat tour through the Panama canal / jungle area, visit local animals, feed monkey, canoe to waterfalls, go swimming, watch big container ships / cruises cross the canal, see the new Panama canal expansion. This trip was lots of fun, a...More

6  Thank HappyTraveller213
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