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Avenida Balboa, Panama City

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Panama City's main thoroughfare, Avenida Balboa anchors some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Running along the Pacific Ocean, this 3.5 km (2.1 mi) long road attracts wealthy investors from around the globe. Home to the city's tallest buildings, the avenue cuts through Panama's financial district and remains one of the most photographed areas in the Americas. A visit to Avenida Balboa represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Panama City vacation route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • It is certainly a walk which should enjoy in Panama. It is advisable to do so or early in the morning or at the beginning of the night, for the warm climate of Panama City. I recommend to do it day and night.
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  • The Cinta Costera on avenida Balboa is great for a walk (early in the morning or after sunset). It is a great place to enjoy the Panama Skyline 
  • To get from the path along the Pacific back to the hotels and other locations, you have to cross 6 lanes of two-way traffic. There are a few pedestrian bridges, but they are rather far apart. Don't tr...  more »