8 days in Panama Itinerary

8 days in Panama Itinerary

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8 days in Panama Itinerary

Kingston, Jamaica
Fly:  6​h
Panama City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Colon
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
El Valle de Anton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Panama City
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
Kingston, Jamaica

2
days
Panama City

Panama City ©
Arguably the most modern of Central American cities, Panama City boasts a shimmering skyline of glass skyscrapers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes EcoCircuitos Panama - Day Tours as well as Monkey Island. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): stop by La Praline Chocolatier. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour in harmony with nature at EcoCircuitos Panama - Day Tours, then head off the coast to Monkey Island, and then browse the different shops at Metromall Panama.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Panama City trip itinerary maker site .

Kingston, Jamaica to Panama City is an approximately 6-hour flight. In April, daily temperatures in Panama City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to catch the shuttle to Colon.

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Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Metromall Panama ©
Metromall Panama
Monkey Island ©
Monkey Island

2
days
Colon

Colon
Founded in the 1850s by Americans building the country's first railroad, Colon is now one of the largest duty-free ports in the world.
You've now added Observation Centre Canal Expansion to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Gatun Locks and then take in panoramic vistas at Observation Centre Canal Expansion.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Colon vacation planner .

Getting from Panama City to Colon by shuttle takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to El Valle de Anton.

Things to do in Colon

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Centro de Observacion de la Ampliacion
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Gatun Locks
Gatun Locks
Observation Centre Canal Expansion ©

1
day
El Valle de Anton

El Valle de Anton
Surrounded by lush forests and spectacular mountains, El Valle de Anton serves as the perfect spot to enjoy some of Panama's finest natural attractions.
You've now added La Piedra Pintada to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Haven and then contemplate the long history of La Piedra Pintada.

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You can take a bus from Colon to El Valle de Anton in 4 hours. In April, daytime highs in El Valle de Anton are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. You'll set off for Panama City on the 8th (Sun).

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Butterfly Haven
Butterfly Haven
La Piedra Pintada ©
La Piedra Pintada

1
day
Panama City

Nature & Wildlife Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Panama City trip maker app .

Traveling by car from El Valle de Anton to Panama City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a shuttle. You'll set off for home on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Panama City

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