Required Layover time:
Minimum 4 hours
Recommended timeframe for this tour:
7am – 5pm
Is a must the Visit to The Panama Canal, an axclusive round-trip guided tour from the airport or hotel in Panama City.
The Visit to The Panama Canal visitors center at the Miraflores locks in the Pacific section is fully accompanied by a bilingual guide.
On this visit you can access the documentary theater, the upper floor with the possibility of the amazing operation of transiting ships, the interactive canal museum, the canal’s shopping store, and nice for snacking.
Therefore The Miraflores Visitors Center is an expression of the permanent commitment of the Panama Canal Authority to strengthen the public’s knowledge of the Canal.
Located on the east side of the Miraflores Locks, the CVM allows the visitor to observe transiting vessels from a distance of only a few meters and learn first hand about the various operations of the Panama Canal.
Then, the visitor would learn about the history of its construction, its participation in the world markets, and the importance of its waterpath.
In this tour you will be able to know firsthand the social, economic, historic, and strategic context of a project that changed the life of millions around the world.
Besides all the operative surroundings, and as a result of all this activity the visitor will grow curious, and then the guide will be ready to answer question. Some of the most typical questions are regardig engineering aspects and explain the concept of why the completion of this project was life changing for many Latin American countries.
Up to 4 people – From USD 49 per pax with room in the car or minivan for hand luggage.
Entrance fees to special attractions NOT included.