Gatun Lake in the Panama Canal, one of the biggest artificial lakes of the world

Lake Gatún is the most scenic spot on this famed passage between the oceans. Surrounded with beautiful lodges, monkeys and rare tropical birds, as well as a fine selection of family-friendly amusements, including zip-line canopy tours and aerial trams. The Aerial tram ride traverses a mile long tract of Humid Forest that lies within the Gamboa Resorts boundaries. The exuberant vegetation at Gatun Lake is also a paradise for an abundance of bird species. Boat tours can easily be arranged to including fishing,  hiking and more.

Aerial Tram & Exhibits
The aerial tram ride traverses a mile long tract of Humid Forest that lies within the Gamboa Resort’s boundaries. You will observe the forest canopy in some areas and are likely to encounter birds and hear...
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$65
Agua Clara Locks "Panama Canal Expansion" & Emberá Quera Indians
In the morning, your guide will pick you up at the hotel to take you to the impressive Agua Clara Visitor Center located on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal. The Agua Clara Visitor Center is a place wh...
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$350
Agua Clara Locks "Panama Canal Expansion", San Lorenzo & Portobelo
In the morning, your guide will pick you up at the hotel to take you to the impressive Agua Clara Visitor Center located on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal. The Agua Clara Visitor Center is a place whe...
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$325
Barro Colorado
Barro Colorado is an island in Lake Gatun and has been declared a National Monument. Protected from harmful influences, the flora and fauna of Barro Colorado remains untouched and has become an important res...
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$120
Gamboa Tri Pack
The aerial tram ride traverses a mile long tract of Humid Forest that lies within the Gamboa Resort’s boundaries. You will observe the forest canopy in some areas in which you'll probably find birds and he...
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$160
Gatun Lake Boat Tour
Travel on small boats northbound on the canal for 25 minutes where you might come close to some of the big ships that transit the canal daily. Slowly you will motor along the forested banks of Gatun Lake, a ...
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$45
Jungle Adventure Boat Tour
Take a boat northbound on the canal for 25 minutes where you might come close to some of the big ships that cruise the canal daily. Slowly you will motor along the Chagres River, up to the Gatún Lake protec...
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$160
Kayaking on the Panama Canal
The ultimate in tranquility! Join the Kayak Tour on the Panama Canal and embark on a voyage with Mother Nature. Experience a true Tropical Rainforest at a leisure pace that will allow you to quietly go with ...
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$65
Nocturnal Boat Safari
What are the rainforest animals doing at night? Search for them on a night tour in a Gamboa open air tour bus to find out. It is possible to see tapirs, capybaras, alligators, rare tropical opossums, and two...
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$170
Pipeline Road
Join a morning hike through Soberania National Park as you observe a variety of exotic tropical birds while enjoying the surrounding trees and plants of this area. Pipeline Road, where the hike takes place, ...
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$165
Portobelo Tour
During this tour you will be able to admire the historical port of Portobelo in Panama's Atlantic side. This port was the gathering point of the Peruvian treasures in the 15th century. These were shipped the...
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$280
Visit to the Emberá Quera Indians
In the morning, your guide will pick you up at your hotel and take you up north towards Buena Vista. There you will step into small boats, which will carry you up the Gatún River. A fascinating and dense ju...
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$260