Travel to Panama and experience its wonders with this 11 Day / 10 Night Travel Vacation Package and Tour that includes
Panama City, the Panama Canal, Portobello, Bocas del Toro, Defines, Cayo Coral and Zapatilla Island, San Blas Archipelago and the Anton Valley
The Panama Canal was built by the United States of America from 1904 to 1914 and is still one of the most amazing engineering marvels of the world. The Canal provides easy and reliable crossing from the Atlantic to the Pacific and back for more than 750,000 vessels. Ships all over the world are built to fit the three sets of double locks that are part of this 80 Km (50 mi) long waterway, which can be visited any time. The favorite pastime of Panamanians and visitors is enjoying the Caribbean and Pacific Beaches.
Both coasts have beautiful beaches with crystal-clear waters, white sand, coral reefs, and coconut palm trees. These qualities make places such as Portobello and the San Blas islands in the Caribbean ideal vacation spots for sun-seekers and scuba divers. The San Blas Archipielago paradise is located in the northeast of the country. Every day of the year you can choose a different island from along the two hundred miles of coral reefs off the Caribbean Coast.
The eastern province of Bocas del Toro is located in the Panamanian Caribbean. Mostly virgin jungle and forests, Bocas del Toro also includes several picturesque towns. The archipelago of Bocas del Toro, located at the entrance of the Chiriqui Lagoon, dominates the region.
Day 1 – Panama City
Panama City You will be met at the Tocumen International Airport and transferred to the hotel in Panama City by one of our representative. A brief orientation about your program will be provided. Overnight at Caesar Park Hotel.
Day 2 – Bocas Del Toro
Panama City / Bocas del Toro After breakfast we will visit the picturesque bay side town of Portobello with the ruins of Spanish forts and restored custom house. Besides, we will visit the local church in order to see the Cristo Negro and its surroundings. Portobello was the shipping point to Spain for all the treasures of the Inca Empire and the favorite target of the pirates like Sir Francis Drake. Later on we will have a typical lunch before going back to the city. Breakfast and Lunch included. Overnight at Caesar Park Hotel.
Days 3 to 5 – Bocas Del Toro
Bocas del Toro Early we will depart to the domestic airport to take our flight to our new destination, Bocas del Toro. On our next day, after our breakfast, we will start our excursion to Defines, Cayo Coral y Zapatilla Island. In our following day we will have breakfast and then continue in another tour around other small islands of the area. Daily Breakfast included. Overnight at Hotel Swan’s Cay.
Day 6 – Panama City
Panama City Early morning we go to the domestic airport to flight to the city to get into to a city tour and visit to the canal, know as the Eight Marvel. Breakfast included. Overnight at Caesar Park Hotel.
Days 7 and 8 – San Blas
San Blas We will be transferred early morning to the international airport to take a flight to San Blas. Remember that only 6 kilograms of luggage are allowed per person. As you fly over the Atlantic, you can enjoy the amazing view of the Islands just below. Upon arrival in Playon Chico, our journey continues by boat towards the un-populated island of Sapibenega in the middle of this tropical paradise. This beautiful island has a lovely beach for swimming and hammocks are hung between trees for relaxation. We will have the opportunity here to visit other non-populated islands and their mysterious cultures. Our next day will be an easy one. We will go to another un-populated island and practice some snorkeling and beach fun. Daily Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included. Overnight at Sapibenega Lodge.
Day 9 – Panama City
San Blas / Panama City Early morning we will take our flight to Panama City. In the evening we will visit Casco Viejo through the stretched streets, plazas and public parks, where still conserve part of our history, as France Plaza, Las Bovedas, San Jose Church , with it’s wonderful altar (all made of gold), the Flat Arc, and Cathedral Church, as others and finally we will have dinner at the area. Breakfast and Dinner included. Overnight at Caesar Park Hotel.
Day10 -Panama City
Panama City Today after breakfast we will visit Anton Valley which is just at 2 hours from Panama City. The Valley is the crater of a volcano, and that is why a lot of volcanic hills and rocks are found. This paradisiacal area rises 600 meters above sea level, with fresh and pleasant climate and it is a preferred place for the weekend homes of some of Panama’s wealthiest families. At a short distance rise the mountains known as La India Dormida (The sleeping Indian Girl) which has been the inspiration of poets and writers to immortalize a legend from the colonial time. Breakfast included. Overnight at Caesar Park Hotel.
Day 11 – Panama City
Panama City Transfer to the international airport.
- Caesar Park Hotel – Panama City
A rich, historic past with every modern convenience. Caesar Park Panama is one of the most favored hotels in Panama City. The architecture is reminiscent of Panama’s colonial charm, and the personality within reflects the high-spirited Latin culture. Here guests will find a European-style casino and three outstanding restaurants, all set in a lush tropical setting more like a resort than a business hotel. Luxurious accommodations and convenient proximity to the Atlapa Convention Center, airport and business center make Caesar Park Panama ideal for the business traveler. Caesar Park Panama has 353 luxurious guest rooms and 8 suites. Each features the comforts and amenities that you have come to expect from a luxury hotel. All rooms boast sweeping views of either the city of Panama or Panama Bay and the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal. Nonsmoking rooms and facilities for the disabled are available.Swan’s Cay Hotel – Bocas del Toro
The hotel is in the main street of Bocas del Toro, flank to the palace of the government and in front of the Catholic Church, 2 minutes walking from airport. You will delight the luxury and security of Swan’s Cay. It offers a total of 46 rooms between standard single and double rooms, superior single and doubles, singles and doubles deluxe, Jr. Suites and Suites deluxe with Jacuzzi. All with floor rugs, air conditioning, color television with cable, complete bathroom with hot and cold water, all furnishings imported from Italy.Sapibenega Lodge – San Blas
Sapibenega is the first totally ecological Kuna Lodge. It is located on a private island close to the community of Playon Chico in San Blas, on the Caribbean side of Panama. In the kuna language, Sapibenega, means: Life. It is the essence, the beginning and the end of life. Besides, it was called the “Finest retreat” in Kuna Yala by the Lonely Planet Panama Guide, and it has also been written about in several publications. This was the place where the CBS’ Survivor winner was taken to relax. Sapibenega’s accomodations include: A social area, two bar-restaurants, thirteen Kuna Style cabins all with private bathrooms, wooden floor, composting toilets, fresh water and 24 hours powered electricity. Paliwitur Sapibe, a native Kuna indian is the creator and owner of this beautiful place. He, along with the lodge staff work very hard everyday for making the guests feel like if they were in their own home. Sapibenega is truly a special place for honeymoons, anniversaries, valentine’s day, and much more!
Panama Highlights Travel Vacation Package (10N) includes:
- 5 nights accommodation at Caesar Park Hotel in Panama City, 3 nights accommodation at Swan’s Cay in Bocas del Toro and 2 nights accommodation at Sapibenega Lodge in San Blas.
- Tours in Panama City:
- Panama guided city tour, visiting the most important places and characteristics of Panama, including the Panama Canal.
- Visit to the bay side town of Portobello
- Visit Anton Valley, the crater of a volcano, where you will find a lot of volcanic hills and rocks.
- Tour in Bocas del Toro:
- Tour to the islands including Defines, Cayo Coral and Zapatilla Island
- Tours in San Blass:
- Visit non-populated islands and their mysterious cultures.
- Transfers from/to airport and tours in air-conditioned vehicles with your local English speaking expert guide, according itinerary.
- This is an easy paced trip perfect for anyone.
- Group Size:
- Any group size.
- Local professional bilingual guides will help you during the tours and transfers.