Trip Planner:   Central America  /  Panama  /  Panama Province  /  Panama City  /  Nature  /  Monkey Island

Monkey Island, Panama City

(3.5/5 based on 300+ 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.
Create a full Panama City itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Panama City

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Panama City by other users

16 days in Panama & Nicaragua BY A USER FROM FRANCE April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 55 days in Panama BY A USER FROM ICELAND February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Panama BY A USER FROM CANADA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Panama BY A USER FROM ROMANIA April, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: April, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Panama BY A USER FROM ROMANIA April, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Panama City BY A USER FROM CANADA March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Central America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Central America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Central America BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 38 days in Central America & Santiago de Cuba BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Panama BY A USER FROM LUXEMBOURG April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Panama City BY A USER FROM CROATIA January, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Dis this tour with Capt Carl with family when they came to visit me in Panama. 3 different stops to see the various monkeys. Got to feed them by hand as they come right onto our boat to get food. Then...  more »
  • sauvage oui mais combien de temps avec tous les visiteurs que l'on nous sommes.Des bananes et ils sont tous là......... 
  • The name is definitely apt. Plenty of monkeys & they love visitors (looking for handouts of course). We even had one that jumped onto our boat so I was able to take some good close up photos. My kids ...  more »