5 Hours Tour to Monkey Island Embera community Gamboa Panama

Tours Culture & history Activities Nature & adventure Outdoor sports Safaris & wildlife activities Meet the Locals Nature & Panorama Private Experiences Ecotourism Family-friendly Jungle Tours

Combine two of the most popular day trips from Panama into one day of adventure. This tour includes a boat ride on Lake Gatun, which is part of the Panama Canal and an indigenous village.


  • Take a boat ride on part of the Panama Canal
  • Spend time with members of one of Panama's indigenous groups
  • Combine two popular day trips into one day


We will admire the wildlife and vegetation of the rainforest, as well as Monkey Island, where you can admire white-faced capuchin monkeys, marmosets and howler monkeys in their natural habitat. Just a short trip out of town, the Gatun Lake and Monkey Islands Expedition has a combination of history, wildlife, nature and the unique experience of traveling by boat through the Panama Canal alongside cargo ships . Your guide can take you to the monkeys and other animals. After admiring the wildlife of the monkeys, the boat will take you to the Emberá Katuma community. When you arrive at the community you will be welcomed with traditional music and dance. Then, they will talk to you about the history and culture of the Emberá Katuma community. Next, you will take a tour to get to know the community. Before finishing the tour you will enjoy a delicious traditional lunch , usually fish and patacones.


Private transportation Air-conditioned vehicle All Fees and Taxes Bottled water Lunch provide from the indigenous (Fried plantain and Fish file)

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


My Guide Book Now! 5 Hours Tour to Monkey Island Embera community Gamboa Panama

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Panama.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Panama

Create & Share your own Guide to Panama with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


Mini Guides

We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Panama is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Events in Panama

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Panama