Amador Causeway (Calzada de Amador), Panama City

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Designed to calm the Pacific waves at the entrance into the Panama Canal, Amador Causeway (Calzada de Amador) extends for just over 6 km (3.7 mi) and links the mainland with three small islands. Built using soil excavated during the construction of the canal, the causeway serves as a popular weekend getaway for swimmers, walkers, rollerbladers, joggers, and cyclists. The northern section features a number of bars, restaurants, and hotels, making this area a favorite nightlife destination for both residents and foreign visitors. Don't miss a small museum dedicated to the area's natural and social history, a good place to learn about the little country's capital city. Put Amador Causeway (Calzada de Amador) into our Panama City travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • August 16, 2017
    I don't know why but every time I come here it feels like being in Florida!!! The view is great, the causeway is so clean and tidy and nice it just calls you to put on your jogging pants and hit the r...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    A very beautiful place, where the road enters the sea. It has a beautiful view of both sides. Very nice to cross it walking.
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  • August 15, 2017
    To return to the city after going to the channel, this avenue named avenida Amador, provides a view of Balboa Yacht Club and the Bay. It's worth taking a quick stop for photos.
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