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Address: Panama City, Panama
Phone Number: +507 6396-8586
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Boat Tour Through The Panama Canal: The True Panama Canal Tour. Connecting...

Boat Tour Through The Panama Canal: The True Panama Canal Tour. Connecting two of the worlds greatest bodies of water The Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The Panama Canal is one of the most sofisticated engineering marvels the world has known. Celebrate with us the 100 year of service of this great wonder and be a part of the history. This is the most impressive One-Day Tour in Panama. We offer partial or complete boat tours in our luxury ships.

The Most Scenic Shortcut in the World!

Partial Transit. $180 USD p.p. Includes: Bilingual guide/narrator, Full lunch, Soft drinks and water (all you can drink). What to bring: Comfortable clothes and shoes, hat, sun block, sunglasses, camera, umbrella or raincoat. Duration: 5-6 hours approx.

Full Transit.$250 USD p.p Includes: Bilingual guide/narrator, Soft drinks and water (all you can drink), Continental Breakfast, Full lunch, Snacks.

What to bring: Comfortable clothes and shoes, hat, sun block, sunglasses, camera, umbrella or raincoat. Duration: 11-12 hours approx.

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What a way to spend a day in Paradise!

The tour comes to your hotel and wisks you away in an air conditioned bus. Off you go to your destination on a boat older than than Panama canal with even more history! Not to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
White Salmon, Washington

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Lima, Peru
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To be fair in the end we had a good tour but can still not recomend this company do to they way it´s running. Very poor comminication, no safe booking system & poor planning. Short word: Booked a trip and found money withdrawn from my account but no tour hotel had been booked had to block my bank account, called... More 

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White Salmon, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The tour comes to your hotel and wisks you away in an air conditioned bus. Off you go to your destination on a boat older than than Panama canal with even more history! Not to worry the vessel is more than seaworthy. Your MC, tour guide, is known affectionately as JC short for Juan Carlos. Your day will be filled... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one you should add to your bucket list. We've traveled to some really cool places across the world and I'm really glad we had time for this one. Highly recommend.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Locks cruise - excellent, fantastic commentary, amazing to go through with a huge ship and small yachts. Great complement to the museum visitors centre Go through see how it works, be a small boat next to a huge boat See the lake and experience the whole thing. Lunch OK Take sunscreen and a hat it's very hot

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am trying to book this tour but the whole process is very exhausting, and then today they have charged my credit card again! I made the booking 5 weeks ago, paid for it, notified them of the hotel reservation, waited 3 weeks for a response and then they take another $1000 from me. I am just hoping the actual... More 

2 Thank chrissie t
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were on a Princess cruise entering Panama from the Pacific coast and exiting in the Caribbean. I thought the full day of entering locks, slowly navigating the river and then exiting would be very boring. Farthest from the experience we had! Entering the Miraflores Locks was fascinating, especially since we were going through the locks with a cargo ship.... More 

2 Thank MNtravelbugs02
Kingston, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We enjoyed the tour of the canal lock, museum and old city very much. Our disappointment came when the rest of the tour group had been booked on a half day tour (with a different tour company, obviously, as we had not been offered the half day option with Nexus), and we proceeded to a poor quality, limited-offering, buffet lunch... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We booked the tour of the locks. It included a lunch which was horrible. Was two hours late due to a container ship parking in their area to load the excursion.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

There are only two tourist ships authorized to go through the canal. We started up on a harbor outside the canal on the Atlantic Ocean side and had to wait a couple of minutes for the canal-trip authorization. The relatively small ship has to join a large one, which is either a container vessel or a grain transporter or an... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

You should go on the City Tour and Canal Visitor Center Tour first before doing the Panama Canal Transit Tour. The visitor center and museum provides an overview of the history of Panama and the Panama Canal. Our tour included visiting the City's landmarks. We started at the Miraflores Locks where we observed ships transiting the Panama Canal from the... More 

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