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Combination Tour from Panama City: Rainforest, San Lorenzo Fort and Canal Expansion provided by Almiza Tours by My friend Mario

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Combination Tour from Panama City: Rainforest, San Lorenzo Fort and Canal Expansion

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Discover the historic landmarks, natural wonders, and engineering marvels of the Panama Canal on this full-day tour from Panama City. Explore the rainforest of the San Lorenzo National Park and look out for wildlife including sloths, monkeys, and anteaters. Visit the colonial-era San Lorenzo Fort, admire views over Gatun Lake, and see the Agua Clara section of the Panama Canal extension.
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    Agua Clara Locks
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Fort San Lorenzo
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • Incredible wildlife sightings such as monkeys and sloths
  • Magnificent views of the Panama Canal and Gatun Lake
  • Learn about Panama’s colonial history at San Lorenzo Fort
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off from Panama City
Important Information
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or Minibus
  • Professional driver
  • Beverages (soda, water or local beer)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees to National Park San Lorenzo
  • Entrance fee Canal expansion Admission fee: US$15 adults and US$10 Children
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Agua Clara Locks
  • Entry/Admission - Fort San Lorenzo
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Marcel K wrote a review Feb 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
First impression before tour started: Why nobody confirm the tour and the exact pickup time. So I send a message night before the trip and receiver a reply late evening. First impression when tour started: "Oh my good, typical tourist tour with a guide who ist talking
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Date of experience: February 2020
triphelp68 wrote a review Feb 2020
Toronto, Canada25 contributions11 helpful votes
We did this tour today and it was very well done! Mario is a fountain of knowledge and presented information with a sense of humor that was most effective! He is both very personable and professional! We saw howler monkeys, white faced monkeys and sloths. The visit to the new
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Date of experience: February 2020
JoDee K wrote a review Jan 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Overall, it was a great tour. We enjoyed seeing the locks and wish we could have spent more time there. San Lorenzo Fort was also an interesting site and a beautiful location. It was raining the entire time we were there, so exploring wasn't as fun as it might have been. But
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Date of experience: January 2020
SWahltinez wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia62 contributions10 helpful votes
We did this tour on New Year's Eve and had a great time. After hotel pick-ups, you drive across Panama to the Caribbean and stop at a supermarket to pick up lunch. The San Lorenzo Fort is neat, the views are impressive. The canal expansion at Aquas Claras was much less crowded
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Date of experience: December 2019
Daryl wrote a review Jan 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I called 45 minutes after supposed pickup time at W Hotel. We were told to walk to the corner and wait for them. 10 minutes later, in sunny 94 degrees, the van shows up and proceeds to pick up other people from hotels in the same area. They passed our hotel twice during that
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Date of experience: December 2019
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By: Almiza Tours by My friend Mario
Great tour!
Mario did an excellent job as a guide. We saw several kinds of wildlife which was wonderful and made it well worth
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I love monkeys
We used a private tour guide to take us around the islands.We had a large group of 14 people so it made sense and
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James C
Something unique
Very interesting half-day tour.Quite fascinating as monkeys jump on to boat and eat from your hand.Not experienced
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Excellent Tour and Driver Mario - THE BEST
Couldn't have asked for a better driver. Mario went above and beyond to provide an enjoyable, educational and fun
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Up close & personal
Great tour!! Monkeys got on the boat with us. Up close interactive adventure. Do take a small bag of grapes with yo
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Must do in Panama
This is really an amazing tour. The monkeys came on our boat numerous times. Mario was a great guide.
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Once in a Lifetime Experience!
This was a fabulous tour. We were picked up on time, the guide was very informative and passionate about the tour
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Wonderful Tours!
I enjoyed the tour so much I impulsively paid for one more right after the first! My first tour was the Monkey Isla
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Stephen S
Plenty of Monkeys etc.
Not all wild-life tours produce the goods, but this one certainly provided plenty of monkeys, as well as agouti and
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Monkey island
Loved it and the monkey whisperer was the best she had all the monkeys coming to our boat! Great experience
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Great experience
Nice tour guide if you like hiking and nice views this is the place you want to go highly recommend this tour
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Fun time on the water!
Very enjoyable to get out into nature and interact with the monkeys. We enjoyed the boat ride on Lago Gatun and Mar
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A MUST do experience in Panama
This was the highlight of our trip in Panama City. First, the knowledge of Mario about the history and future endea
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Karen S
Monkey Island - a fun way to spend the afternoon
Mario picked us up at our hotel and took us and 2 other couples on a drive to the marina and then the boat ride thr
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Lynda G
Monkey Island tour from PC
Oh my goodness, this was so much fun. Mario was amazing and he brought 'the monkey whisperer' with us. We were pi
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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