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Spanning the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal, this 5,007-foot-long arch bridge connects both North and South America and serves as an important part of the InterAmerican Highway.
Balboa, Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You have to travel across this to get from a to b. For me it is a bridge for transport, engineered so would possibly excite some but a bridge is a bridge

Thank Lorraine L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If in Panama City and you have some time, travel over the Bridge. You are passing over the Canal and can see ships on both sides. While Arajan is the closest town on the other side and really is not much of an attraction. The...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bridge is nice...as far as bridges go...no tolls...that is nice. However, the highway leading to the bridge is being repaired so there is a bit of traffic and delays right now.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bridge is very important in that it connects two continents -- one end is in North and other in South America. We went under it on boat and it was interesting to see given it's importance but doubt if I would travel specifically to...More

Thank Cris R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of soon to be 3 bridges spanning the Panama Canal. There is a Chinese Tribute display at one end of the bridge. You can also buy inexpensive souvenirs there. Great photo op of Panama City as well. It was built by the...More

Thank browncondo2102
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Driving over the bridge and depending on which side of the road you’re on there is no place to stop for pictures. But on one side there is a Chinese monument just after the bridge.

Thank nhvacabadfood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice bridge that is useful to the locals and to save travel time but unspectacular if you are from NYC.

Thank Edgardo S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Day tour driver took us over bridge twice and pointed out sights to see and were to go. Gave us history of bridge built 1964, I think. Traffic moved easy across with 4 lanes.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The causeway is made up by 3 islands: Naos, Perico and Flamenco. Both isla Perico and isla Flamenco have places to eat and shop. You can rent a bike or online skates to see the causeway. There is a great view of the bridge of...More

Thank Esther S
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This 50+ year bridge shows it's age. It's heavily trafficked because it connects the city with the beaches and the towns in the interior of the country. As the city has expanded, many have been forced to move to towns across the canal, so the...More

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