Things to do in Panama

Come visit Panama! Expedia makes it easy to book Panama tours and find the best attractions. We have a broad selection of things to do in Panama for you to browse through and learn about all the most popular activities. It’s easy to find all the must-see Panama sights by looking though our list of all the most popular Panama attractions.

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Cruise Aboard the Rio La Villa
Kick back, grab a drink, and take in the sights along the Panama coast on this 3-hour motorboat tour. Enjoy the floating party onboard, grab a reel for some fishing, or dive in near Farallon Island to swim and snorkel. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$84
per adult

Eco Canal Tour
Embark on a wonderful expedition by the natural part of the Panama Canal. Through a quick, but rewarding, boat trip on Gatun Lake to the Chagres River—located next to Gamboa zone—you have the opportunity to learn about the area's incredible... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$95
per adult

Embera Indigenous Village by Nexus Tours
Visit the heart of the rainforest as you take a thrilling journey to the El Darien region aboard a traditional piragua canoe, with an experienced native guide leading the way. In addition to appreciating the exotic biodiversity, you can take... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$95
per adult

Full-Day Exploration of the Embera Indigenous Community
Meet the indigenous Embera tribe on this journey into the heart of native Panamanian culture. Take a canoe ride upriver to the Embera’s remote jungle village to discover the stories, dances, and crafts of this vibrant community. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$98
per adult

Full-Day Hike to La India Dormida & Visit to the Thermal Baths
Hike up to the summit of La India Dormida, learning the legend of the Sleeping Indian as you climb, then enjoy a delicious lunch and a relaxing, restorative soak in the ancient thermal baths at the base of the mountain. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$107
per adult

Panama Canal - Cruise through the Locks
Experience the marvel of engineering that is the Panama Canal from the best vantage point imaginable—a boat traveling through the locks. Admire the complicated and efficient systems of this 100-year-old 8th Wonder of the World as you pass through the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$155
per adult

Panama Canal Tour & Shopping Excursion
Admire the impressive engineering work of the Panama Canal as you watch the 54-foot (16.5 m) tall Miraflores locks in action, shuttling cargo vessels in and out of the Pacific Ocean port of Balboa. Afterward, enjoy a shopping excursion to... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$63
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Panama City Tocumen International Airport (PTY)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Panama City's Tocumen International Airport (PTY) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. The zones/areas to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

40 minutes

Free cancellation

$25
per adult

Small-Group Panama Canal & City Tour by Urban Adventures
Take a closer peek at the iconic Panama Canal—a 48-mile (77-k) ship channel that took more than 60,000,000 pounds of dynamite to construct. This guided walking tour covers serious ground—wandering from oceanside feats and Cerro Ancon’s vistas, to markets and... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$99
per adult

Small-Group Panama City Food Tour by Urban Adventures
Sample the best of Panama's flavors on this Panama City food tour that gives you a delicious overview of the good life (AKA the food life). You can indulge in the coffee and chocolate that sweeten up this tropical land. Read More

$59
per adult

Small-Group Panama City Jungle Excursion by Urban Adventures
Bid Panama City farewell, as you head from bustling streets to lush jungle trees. This guided tour ducks under the forested canopy of Soberania National Park, past monkeys, sloths, eagles, and more, and cruises you to Monkey Island, for a... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$135
per adult

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