Monkey Island, Panama City

3.6
#4 of 14 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. 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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  • August 11, 2017
    Take the boat trip and feed the critters. They are hams and love the tourist. Careful they will steal! Kids really loved it.  more »
  • July 2, 2017
    We took a tour from the hotel to that island. Hot and humid, but interesting. Monkeys like you never saw. First experience with that kind of animals. Good guide. Not a must, but you have your money wo...  more »
  • July 2, 2017
    WE loved this as one of the BEST excursions in Panama. We arrived at 9 AM with grapes and bananas, as recommended by our guide. ALL the monkeys jumped onto our boat since we had the food, other boats ...  more »

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