Handpicked by a Panama Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Best destinations that you can visit in a day from Panama City'.



The best places in Panama for Ecological Geographical Tourism Geoecotur, was born as a dream in 2015 with the premise of providing an excellent service anywhere in the world with responsibility, reliability and security, with the primary objective of obtaining the satisfaction of travel customers. About GeoEcoTur They are a group of nature lovers, they seek to teach about Panama in a respon...

Sandbank San Blas

Things to do in Panama, San Blas Natural pool, pool of the starfishes, are the names that our travellers have baptized this impressive place in the Lime Cays. Habitat of the starfishes, one of the most famous animals of the sea and sought after by many to take photos of remembrance with brilliant red colors, sparks of orange and maroon: you can even find greenish colors. But, NOTE, starfi...

Viajes San Blas Panama

Tour Operators in Panama - San Blas The Guna Yala islands measure a little more than 1 hectare with the natural foliage of coconut trees which contribute to its very tropical appearance. The cabins are made of white reed, rattan, and thatched roofs which give a distinctive air of the Guna lifestyle. ​Each island is administered by a family or a group for which there is an entrance fee that...

Isla Iguana

Things to do in Panama Isla Iguana is the top natural attraction of the Azuero Peninsula offering the only white sand beach of that region and beautiful crystal clear waters. Isla Iguana is a secluded paradise, considered a wildlife refugee, inhabited only by rare birds, giant lizards and purple and red crabs.     It is located only 8km off the shore of Pedasi, Los Santos and it is a...

Contadora Island

Things to do in Panama Contadora Island is a haven of peace very close to Panama City, just over 1 hour from the Causeway, and you can even go just to spend the day. White sand beaches, clear water, lots of fish, very friendly people and a very relaxed lifestyle ... However we recommend you stay 1 or 2 nights, discover all the beaches that it offers, and spend some day on a boat, take a l...

Bidirdub Island San Blas

Things to do in Panama, San Blas Bidub, name that was born in the month of January 2019, granted by the General Guna Congress, and managed by it, Bidirdub, was its name, a good place to escape from the world: you will feel peace and tranquility take over your senses. Share with nature in a corner away from the daily bustle. It is the perfect place for snorkel lovers. . On the island you will ...

Masargandub Panama Island San Blas

Things to do in Panama, San Blas The largest island in the Gulf of Carti. Located a few minutes from the Dutch Cays. To walk around the island and back will take approximately 1 hour to reach the exit. Island exclusively for camping Has electric light in the principal part  Baths and showers This is the island where the leatherback and hawksbill  turtles come to nest. The...

Senidub San Blas

Things to do in Panama, San Blas Cabins Senidub - It offers 4 private cabins and 4 shared cabins with capacity for 6 to 12 people with single beds 3/4   It has its Restaurant - Bar, and in the evenings it will share table games with its companions and relatives or just make new friends.   For people who want to know new cultures and friendships   You can opt for a cult...

Wailidub Island San Blas

Things do do in Panama, San Blas Wailidub Island, located in the lemon keys, is one of the first islands to welcome this set of islands. It has 6 cabins on the sea, for couple or family and cabins on the same island for groups of friends Each cabin has its bathrooms and showers, fan It has a restaurant, bar Volleyball game Around the island you can find the famous starfish, DO NOT ...

Island of Barro Colorado

Things to do in Panama At an hour's drive from Panama City, you will arrive at Gatun Lake, part of the Panama Canal system, which houses the island of Barro Colorado, created by man. If you are looking for an educational and fascinating destination (ideal for a family day trip), this is the best you can find. Thanks to the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, visitors to Barro Colorado c...

Valle de Anton

Things to do in Panama This small town, which residents simply know as 'El Valle', has long since trapped Panama's elite with fresh spring weather and natural attractions. It is two hours away by car from Panama City, and the last 45 minutes are on a winding route that exhibits spectacular landscapes. There is so much to see in El Valle, that it is worth visiting for a whole weekend instead ...

Playa Punta Chame

Things to do in Panama Thanks to its geography Punta Chame offers its visitors some peculiar landscapes. It is a narrow and long peninsula with an ocean on both sides and endless white sand beaches. In addition to beautiful scenery offers privacy because few people come to Punta Chame even on weekends offers excellent privacy for those seeking tranquility and beaches without people.   Fe...

Coiba National Park - Isla Coiba

Things to do in Panama About Coiba National Park General data It is located in the Pacific south of the Province of Veraguas, with an area of ​​270,125 hectares, protecting marine, insular and coastal ecosystems. Within this Park are the island areas of Isla Coiba, Ranchería (Coibita), Jicarón, Jicarita, Afuerita, Canal de Afuera, Uvas, Contreras and Brincanco (153,582 hectares), as we...

Beach of Isla Coiba

Things to do in Panama UNESCO granted it the title of World Heritage Site precisely because of its beauty and state of conservation of its coral reefs, the great diversity of animal species and flora, with vegetation to be lost.   If you go to this beach in Panama, you can practice water sports, scuba diving, bird watching and ecological tours. The Isla Coiba National Park was, at the ti...

Playa Farallon

Things to do in Panama In this Panamanian beach, about 90 minutes by car from Panama City, you can ride horses but also fish and relax in its luxurious All Inclusive hotels and resorts. In addition, not only tourists will stop there but you can spend pleasant moments with Panamanians, chat and have a snack to learn about their history and culture, as they are very friendly people and they tr...

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