huacas & panamá la vieja

PRICE

USD135.00 per person

AVAILABILITY

Tuesdays to Fridays

GROUP TYPE

Private Group.

KIDS

Kids are welcome.

This is a half day tour, and can be performed departing at noon.  Bare in mind that traffic may be an element to be considered.

 

Pick up at your hotel

8:45am

Your driver and guide will pick you up at your hotel.  If your hotel is outside city limits, this time may vary.

The Huacas

9:30am

After enduring a little bit of traffic, we will make it to the Costa del Este Industrial Area, place where our visit is located at.  We will have a guided tour of the facilities with a local expert that will explain in detail the art of the huacas.  You will also be able to see the Panamanian craftmen and craftwomen that are employeed while they turn these pieces into masterpieces that serve as great souvenirs and gifts.

Panama La Vieja

11:15am

After a short drive, you will be in Panamá La Vieja to visit the first city to settle in the margins of the American Continent.  You will stroll around the gravle stone streets in direction towards the site museum where you will be presented with details of the Spaniard conquest, the roll of Panama in the upcoming years and the interactions that took place out of that equation.  A newly added section showcases the remains of what used to be in this settlement prior the arrival of the Spaniards.

Return to your hotel

12:45pm

When your visit to Panamá La Vieja is finished, you will start the return to your hotel.  Depending on the location of your hotel, it can be approximately 30 or 45 minutes, depending on traffic.  Upon arriving to your hotel, that will be the end of our services.

 

 

The Huacas and Panamá La Vieja.

These are a few of the highlights when you choose to do this tour:

 

  Replicas factory.

  High quality souvenir shopping unique to Panama.

  Panamá La Vieja.

  Cathedral Tower at Panamá La Vieja

  The monuments and the museum at Panamá La Vieja.

This tour includes the following:

 

 Private transportation with driver.

 

  Professional tour guide registered with ATP.

 

  All entrance tickets.

 

  Water.

Irregardless of how hard we try to control everything regarding your tour for your satisfaccion, there are still a few things that escape our control.

 

  This tour is a half day tour, and can operate starting at noon.

 

  If you suffer movility issues, this may not be the tour for you, as there are stairs with no elevators available at the huacas factory.

 

  Credit cards are accepted at the huacas factory.

 

Traveling with Kids

If you are traveling with kids, you may want to bring the snacks your kid likes so he can have something to eat in the case they get hungry before arriving to the hotel.

The Panama Canal Partial Transit tour has a cost as follows:

 

Adults:    

USD135.00 per person

Children   

USD40.00 per child

Under 12 years old are considered children.  If your kid is 12 or more, they will be considered an adult.

 

20% discount in parties of 5+ travelers!