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Monkey Island, Panama City

(3.5/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
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. Put Monkey Island into our Panama City itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Panama City.
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  • Different tour companies will pull up along the shoreline and the monkeys will come down out of the trees and literally on to your boat to get food. Good for picture taking. However the monkeys are ta...  more »
  • There are monkeys waiting for bananas, but there are a lot of different birds and lizards to see. Boat ride is a attraction for itself as there are big ships passing. And there is a giant crane in the...  more »
  • It is a pleasant nice little boat ride to the Island... The monkeys know the drill and have a Pavlovian response to the sound of the boat's engine... And so they come to the boat to claim their banana...  more »