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Panama Marine Adventures - Day Tours

Panama City, Panama
+507 226-8917
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USD 135.00*
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Panama Canal Partial Tour - Northbound direction
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USD 135.00*
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Panama Canal Partial Tour - Southbound Direction
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USD 180.00*
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Panama Canal Full Transit Tour
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Panama Marine Adventures is the leader tour operator in Panama Canal Tours aboard the MV Pacific Queen. We offer two options to experience the Panama Canal and its history up close. The Partial Transit tour has a duration of 4 to 5 hours. It goes through the Miraflores and Pedro Miguel Locks, underneath the Bridge of the Americas and Centennial Bridge and Gaillard Cut. The Full Transit tour has a duration of 8 to 9 hours. You will transit through the three set of locks: Miraflores, Pedro Miguel and Gatun Locks, commencing in Pacific Ocean and ending in the Atlantic Ocean.In both options you will observe some of the works that are being held for the Canal's expansion.
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Panama City, Panama
+507 226-8917
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We booked our tour with one week in advance and they sounded professional. They confirmed we were to be there at 7am. We arrived just on time and they were gone. We called to ask what happened, they were "ashamed" and said they forgot to...More

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Pmatours, General Manager at Panama Marine Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thank you for letting us know your comments. We have been experiencing last minute changes in our transit schedules due to the operating conditions of the Panama Canal Authority for some time. We apologize for this inconvenience and we will be taking actions to avoid...More

Reviewed 27 January 2017

We did the full canal transit. Being Engineers this was on our bucket list of things to do. All the pretrip communication was excellent with the company. We were texted to come 30 minutes later for check-in than originally scheduled which was nice so from...More

1  Thank EdenJ
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We very much enjoyed the complete your of the Panama Canal. The staff and guide were very nice and accommodating. The boat had everything you need to enjoy the day. I would say that the only disappointment is the bus ride back from Colón. The...More

Thank Paloma S
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We booked the half day trip as the full day was not available on the dates that we were going to be visiting Panama City. In the end, I am so glad that the full day was not available as there were many logistics issues...More

1  Thank slbcpa58
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Canal and former Canal Zone represents an engineering marvel and American colonial architecture. On our must see list, the Canal did not disappoint. Our guide was excellent and always available for one-on-one. The food was typical (the rice is my go to food for...More

1  Thank 2NavyVeterans
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Transitting the Panama Canal has been on my bucket list for a couple of years, and as I didn't want to do a cruise, this half day tour with Panama Marine Adventures was perfect. I saw first hand what I had read about in 'Panama...More

Thank StormAustralia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is very nice trip across the Panama Canal. You can do the "short" or the "long" trip. If I would repeat it, I will take the short one. Another recommendation, is be patience with the time, if you take the tour from "Flamenco Marina"...More

1  Thank franciscoherrera
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We chose to go all out and take the full tour. It is only offered once a month, but was worth it to us to plan our trip around the date it was available. Passing into the first set of locks and then through them...More

3  Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 11 October 2016

General tour score 4/10. Food rating 2/10. Boat score 7/10. Score time spent on the tour 1/10. I made the tour organized by Panama Marine Adventures on Sat October 8; I paid 90$+45$ plus some taxes = $ 142.50. The route is very interesting, you...More

1  Thank Ariel M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

It was a great experience. It´s perfect to see and to know the Canal. You see huge ships, but you also have to wait a long time to pass through.

Thank Alexander G
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1 July 2016|
Response from _Time_Trav3l_ | Reviewed this property |
The torus take you to various places. For example the "Panama City’s Colonial Quarters Tour" Takes you to Merced Arian Church, Herrera Plaza, Saint Joseph Church, Independence/Cathedral Plaza, French Plaza, National Theatre... More