Monkey Island, Panama City

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#4 of 18 in Parks in Panama City
Monkey Island allows you to explore a jungle lake and get up close and personal with a wide variety of monkeys. The tours here explore Lake Gatun, stopping off at various spots to interact with four different species of monkeys. Experience the monkeys personally, as they climb on you and snatch food. See many other wild animals including crocodiles, toucans, sloths, iguanas, turtles, and numerous exotic birds. The tour also includes the chance to paddle to a natural spring swimming pool and fish for native fish in the lake. Tasty local Panamanian food is served on a banana leaf while on the tour. See Monkey Island and all Panama City has to offer by arranging your trip with our Panama City trip builder tool .
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  • After a walk on Gatun Lake to the mouth of the channel where you can see crocodiles, toucans..., the boat takes you to the island of los Monos (Monkey Island) where different varieties of monkeys will come on the boat eat you in your hand. Wonderful keepsake for children as for adults!
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  • We went to Monkey Island on a boat tour. There were only 4 of us in the boat with 3 guides. The monkeys in the first 2 stops went in the boat pretty quickly and ate the bananas in our hands. The monke...  more »
  • One of the most significant experiences for my in Panama was to make a journey through Gatun Lake because I could see animals in the 2018 in complete freedom and cohabiting with other species in full harmony. If you walk by panama, be sure to make this tour where you will see 3 types of species of monkeys, among which is the Tamarin and cappuccino. Also added the alligators in the river and with luck you'll also find monkeys, sloths, as they tell you about the area.
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