Panama | All-Inclusive Beach Retreat Playa Blanca

5 days | 4 nights
TYPOLOGIES

Shared

+ 1
DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. TRAVELERS

2 Passengers

$ 1279

Amazing Experience

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What's Included

Meet & greet at airport
Arrival and departure transfers
1 night in Panama City at Tryp Panama Centro or similar
3 nights in Playa Blanca at Sheraton Bijao Resort or similar
Shared Panama City & Miraflores Locks Tour
Ground transfers on A/C motor coaches
All taxes and service charges

Services NOT included

Tourist Card (US$ 5.00 for certain nationalities)
Optional tours
Meals not mentioned
Beverages
All extras in the hotels
Voluntary tips & gratuities

Day by Day

While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour, you will be advised of any amendments.

DAY 1 - Arrival

Upon arrival to Panama, a representative of our company will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your city hotel for your first night in Panama. Panama City is the capital and largest city in the country. It is home to a diverse blend of cultures and an enormous historical sector in the old city. The lively and vibrant banking district, on the other hand, is very modern and often compared to Miami. Panama City is a thrilling location, you will surely enjoy during your visit to this gorgeous country.

Overnight in Panama City

DAY 2 - Panama City

In the morning, your English speaking guide will pick you up at your hotel and take you on a tour to Panama City and the Miraflores Locks. You will start the tour with a 30 minutes drive to Miraflores to see the huge vessels passing the Panama Canal. The busiest hours are between 09:00 and 11:00, so you will be able to see many ships getting lifted or lowered 16 meters in two distinct steps. You will enjoy the view on the Locks from a sheltered terrace and listen to the explanations of your guide. To complete the visit of the Canal you will visit the Museum and Visitor Center at Miraflores which gives you a good idea of the construction of the Canal – a masterpiece of engineering. You will also learn about the history of the canal and its significance for Panama and the entire world trade as well as on the current expansion project. After the visit to the Canal, you will continue with your guide to the Amador Causeway, a road that connects three Islands in the Pacific Ocean and offers magnificent views on the Canal on one side and on the skyline of Panama City on the other side. The tour continues to the Casco Viejo, Panama City’s colonial quarter. At the Casco Viejo, you feel set back in time as you admire the lovely colonial houses, the narrow roads, and the impressive churches. While visiting the highlights of this colonial district – the Cathedral, the golden Altar, French Plaza and the Huertas Passway – you will surely get an idea of Panama’s long and interesting history. After the city tour, you will be transferred to your beach resort, approximately 2 hrs west of Panama City.

Overnight in Panama City | Breakfast

DAY 3-4 - Playa Blanca

Free days to enjoy the numerous facilities at your hotel. Participate in one of the many activities offered by the hotel or just spend a relaxing day at the beautiful Pacific beach.

Overnight in Playa Blanca | Breakfast

DAY 5 - Depart

You will be transferred to the Tocumen Airport for your international flight back home.

Breakfast

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