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Monkey Island, Panama City

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Island Wildlife Area
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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  • Nothing to go out of our way for, but we visited because it was part of our larger excursion. The monkeys are fun to watch, just keep all your stuff attached to you, and don't try to pet them. Remembe...  more »
  • We took a boat ride to Monkey Island. Our tour guide had peanuts and fruit for us to feed the monkeys. The monkeys hop right onto the boat and it's really interactive! Go early in the morning so the m...  more »
  • We stopped by while on a fishing trip and found Island to be quite entertaining. Monkeys were eating out of our hands. Jumping all over the boat and making all kinds of noises. We realllllly enjoyed t...  more »