8 days
Panama City, El Valle de Antón, Gatún Lake, Portobelo
Completed in 1914, the Panama Canal revolutionized international trade by bridging the Atlantic and Pacific oceans between the Americas. But there is so much more to this isthmus nation, as you will discover on your in-depth expedition. Explore bustling Panama City and hike El Valle de Antón. Then focus your attention on the exotic wildlife as you come face to face with the variety of birds and animals at Rio Chagres and Metropolitan Natural Park. 
  • Day 1: Fly to Panama

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport
  • Day 2: Panama City

    Visit the Panamá Viejo Ruins and Museum 

    Take a tour of Casco Viejo 

    Visit the Biomuseo 

    Explore Amador Causeway on your own

  • Day 3: Panama city • El Valle de Antón

    Travel on the Pan-American Highway  

    Visit a pineapple farm

    Explore hiking trails in El Valle de Antón

    See a youth folklore dance show 

  • Day 4: Panama City • Gatun Lake

    Take a boat ride on Gatún Lake 

    See Monkey Island

    Visit Metropolitan National Park 

  • Day 5: Panama City

    Visit the Panama Canal Administration Building 

    Participate in a cultural exchange activity with locals  

    Visit the Miraflores Locks Visitor Centre at the Panama Canal 

  • Day 6: Panama City • Chagres National Park

    Visit Chagres National Park

    Take a canoe ride on the Chagres River

    Visit an Emberá Indigenous Village

  • Day 7: Panama City • Portobelo

    Take a day trip to Portobelo

    Go snorkeling

    Visit the Portobelo ruins

  • Day 8: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?
  • Day 1: Fly to Panama

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport
  • Day 2: Panama City

    Visit the Panamá Viejo Ruins and Museum 

    Take a tour of Casco Viejo 

    Visit the Biomuseo 

    Explore Amador Causeway on your own

  • Day 3: Panama city • El Valle de Antón

    Travel on the Pan-American Highway  

    Visit a pineapple farm

    Explore hiking trails in El Valle de Antón

    See a youth folklore dance show 

  • Day 4: Panama City • Gatun Lake

    Take a boat ride on Gatún Lake 

    See Monkey Island

    Visit Metropolitan National Park 

  • Day 5: Panama City

    Visit the Panama Canal Administration Building 

    Participate in a cultural exchange activity with locals  

    Visit the Miraflores Locks Visitor Centre at the Panama Canal 

  • Day 6: Panama City • Chagres National Park

    Visit Chagres National Park

    Take a canoe ride on the Chagres River

    Visit an Emberá Indigenous Village

  • Day 7: Panama City • Portobelo

    Take a day trip to Portobelo

    Go snorkeling

    Visit the Portobelo ruins

  • Day 8: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?

See what an EF tour is really like

Refer a friend or colleague to EF and we'll thank you with $1,000. Learn more

Z

Everything you get

This all-inclusive global experience gives students the chance to explore the world–all at an unbeatable value.
  • Airfare & transportation

    Your flights—covered. Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

  • Entrances

    Panama Viejo Ruins and Museum; Miraflores Locks Visitor Center; El Valle de Antón hiking trails; Biomuseo; Portobelo Ruins; Canopy tour and hike; Gatún Lake boat ride; Aerial Tram

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides add cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travellers to planning and managing your tour.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travellers and their families can count on EF’s dedicated emergency service team.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we’re there too.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances.

Guaranteed lowest price

Includes airfare, hotels, meals, full-time Tour Director and more.
Hmm we can’t seem to find ^text^. Please try another city or give us a call at 1-800-387-1460 to price this tour.
      No dates available for this month
      $3,095*
      VIEW PRICE DETAILS

      Program price valid for today. Program price includes all airline/travel provider surcharges, departure taxes and airport fees. Please call 1-800-387-1460 for more information.