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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 yesterday

This was a very exciting cruise. We did a full transit, San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale. We can't wait to do this again!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We drove over the bridge and stopped at the Chinese memorial. It was interesting to see the Panama Canal from this angle and we were fortunate to see a boat leaving under the bridge. There is a footpath on the bridge, but we didn't risk...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tenthlisten
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoying the panoramic view of the brige is best mid afternoon. It was breathe taking sitting down the ocean flow picking stones and ocean glasses from the ancient city.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank StVeronicaClinic
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This bridge is unique for it’s connectivity and history. It is an awesome piece of architecture. Driving over the bridge is a wonderful experience but viewing this bridge from below on a boat tour is much more memorable.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 716sachink
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's just a bridge over water. Similar to the bridge over the Florida Keys. There is a nicely landscaped walking path along the side of the bridge (safe to walk, ride bike) You can view the panama canal when driving on the bridge.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank donnasZ9136QH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bridge is just lovely and on the one side the Chinese memorial has fantastic views. Don't pass by without a stop for a picture .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Pettitt5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic looking bridge connecting North and South America. We went both over and under this bridge and found that it was much more aesthetically pleasing while going underneath via the Panama Canal.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank johnjN8052KK
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great bridge, much needed, but apparent lengthy time line to finish. A beautiful structure and impressive to pass under on a ship.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OleD1111
Reviewed 15 February 2019

You stand on a piece of history - long ago forgotten by everyone, since it's not taught in school, but, once you get there and SEE it, it's pretty humbling. Views of downtown Panama City, and the canal. to KNOW that you're on a hwy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Original bridge over the Canal. Recently repainted, but needs closing for restoration and rehabilitation. Traffic is insane. Don't think about trying to cross on foot or something having less than a 125 cc motor. Truly is dangerous for pedestrian or pedal traffic. Take a photo...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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