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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  • Beautiful views with new areas to stop and get out of the hot sun with water. Ride a bike or walk along the water. Make sure you have sunscreen and a hat, for it is hot and sunny.  more »
  • This is a fun place to walk around and it has some good to very good restaurants. The Lebanese place is very good, as is the Carbon y Llena (Llena Y Carbon?) where I had one of the best imported rib e...  more »
  • One of my favorite places in the city. Go early or go late. Mid day is too hot! There are severs places that rent bikes for about $6 per hour. Take an uber. Taxi's drivers will try and rip you off on ...  more »