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Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions

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Lago Gatun, Gamboa 0801, Panama
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Fantastic day

I am very late with my review, but I'm sure things are probably the same. What a fantastic day... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
lag726
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Saint Charles, Missouri, USA
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Jungle Adventure for neophytes!

Great trip! Picked us up at the hotel on time - drove through the city. Go on a Sunday if you can... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
alwaysmoving_8
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Northern Virginia
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We offer the best day tours on the Panama Canal. Our tours showcase the flora, fauna, and the Canal operations. For a very unique experience we operate the only floating lodge on the Panama Canal. Don't just visit the Canal "LIVE IT!"
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“day trip” (32 reviews)
“captain carl” (110 reviews)
“gatun lake” (28 reviews)
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Lago Gatun, Gamboa 0801, Panama
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"day trip"
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"captain carl"
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"gatun lake"
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"house boat"
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"peacock bass"
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"kayak tour"
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"small waterfall"
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"boa constrictor"
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"feed monkeys"
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"go fishing"
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"jump off"
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"night monkey"
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"flora and fauna"
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"an excellent lunch"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"great memories"
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I am very late with my review, but I'm sure things are probably the same. What a fantastic day!! Of the week we spent in Panama, this by far was the best day of all. It was packed with fun filled activity and we learned...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great trip! Picked us up at the hotel on time - drove through the city. Go on a Sunday if you can, traffic is easy. Got to the dock, boarded the boats and headed out into the canal. Saw a number of places where work...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic day... what a wonderful day trip (we wished we stayed for 2 days)... fantastic to be out on the navigable channel of the canal and then informative guides telling you about history and wildlife. The afternoon kayaking trip is brilliant and...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

This was a great tour. They picked us up from our hotel on time and took us to the site. The boat ride was very comfortable and the tour guide was great. He was very funny and gave us tons of information from what boats...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Booking was easy and we were picked up at our hotel on time. The driver was friendly and very knowledgeable about Panamanian history and culture. Once on board the boat, Captain Carl was a fantastic tour guide. We learned about the canal, Gatun Lake, local...More

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junglelandpanama, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thank you for writing such a great review! It is important to us that all of our guests enjoy themselves and it sounds like you and your family had a great time. We do look forward to seeing you again. There is always something new...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

After researching what we wanted to do in Panama, a visit to the canal and the Jungle were high on the list (as expected). We came across a handful of reviews (i cant believe there arent thousands) for this so decided to look on the...More

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junglelandpanama, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Seeing the wildlife in the jungle is an opportunity of a life time - many, like yourselves, enjoy the chance to see the sloths, monkeys and crocs up close. We are blessed to...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Worth the money and much a WONDERFUL experience I would recommend to everyone I know. We had such a wonderful time and made many new friends a great way to see a lot and have great memories!

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junglelandpanama, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Many of our guests do make friends with the other guests and some of those friendships last many years! Thank you for visiting us while you were in Panama and thanks for the great review!

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Captain Carl picked us up at our resort and took us on a two hour tour of the Canal and jungle. It was both interesting and fun. Near Monkey Island we got to hand feed two types of monkeys who jumped on the boat. It...More

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junglelandpanama, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you for your kind words. It means a lot to us that you took time to write the review. We hope we provided you with memories that will make you smile for a long time to come!

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

We were fortunate enough to be able to book a night on the house boat. Most people visit on a day which is great- get to see and feed monkeys, go swimming at the house boat- very fun day trip, too, I'm sure. But to...More

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junglelandpanama, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

We always love to hear from customers how much they've enjoyed the overnight stay and the nocturnal tour. It is great to have your feedback! Thanks for such an awesome review!

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Great excursion. My boyfriend and I had the pleasure of meeting Emma who, u fortunately , is only a temp. Multi lingual guide was very informative ...lunch was filling ...kayaking definitely something to do . Carl could use a tips on friendliness and not being...More

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bigriver63, Owner at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

I guess some people dont appreciate my dry humor. I have worked in tourism for over 20 years. Some of these years were on cruiseships. Some of the common questions were..What time is the midnight buffet?..Does this elevator go up and down? Now I get...How...More

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Gavelgirl
28 November 2017|
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Response from bigriver63 | Property representative |
We have two person kayaks but we can pair your extra person up with another guest or staff member. Regards, Carl
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Jrmiller74
2 November 2016|
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Response from caitlincunn | Reviewed this property |
You're likely to get a little wet, especially if you choose to do the kayak excursion. Bring a small bag with you containing a towel and a bathing suit, or wear one under your clothes. The lodge has bathrooms you can change... More
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Patrick H
11 October 2016|
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Response from Gregory K | Reviewed this property |
$115 for adults and $69 for children per their website. Perhaps there is a different cost if you book it though another seller.
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