Discover Panama City and Casco Viejo (Pre)
Autumn (Sep - Oct)
Visit Panama City and learn about the Spanish Conquistadors on a guided tour
Enjoy a tour of the historical UNESCO site of Casco Viejo
Sample local delicacies on a tasting tour
Enjoy a stay in a luxurious hotel by the sea
Itinerary for your Pre-Program
Day 1: Panama City
Spend the night in a nice hotel in Panama City and enjoy a hearty breakfast the next morning before your adventure begins.
Day 2: Panama City to Colón
Today you'll enjoy a sightseeing tour including a walk through the picturesque streets of Casco Viejo. You´ll learn about the history of this old quarter and uncover traces of a turbulent past in the crumbling architecture.
Your tastebuds will take a tour too, sampling local specialties such as delicious fresh fish ceviche. You'll also be able to try tropical coffee with chocolate from the region of Boquete, taste an aged Abuelo rum at a traditional rum bar, and try a refreshing Coconut lemonade.
After the tour we’ll take you to the cruise terminal in Colón for the start of your expedition cruise.
Please note that we may visit sites in a different order.
One-night hotel stay in Panama City
Tasting of local delicacies
Transfer to the pier in Colón
Dinner and gratuities
Remarks and requirements:
This tour starts on the day before embarkation in Panama City and involves some walking.
Available to guests with limited mobility upon request.
If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel up to six weeks before departure.
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