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When you utter the word Panama the picture that flashes in your mind is of the famed city that bridges Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the famous Panama Canal. But besides being the legendary bridge city in the world map Panama tours has striking packages on offer for the tourist population worldwide. Panama with its splendid natural beauty, amazing biodiversity, rich cultural heritage, abundant entertainment facilities with state of the art conveniences and well-ordered infrastructure has the ability to be your dream tour package.
Reaching Your Dream Destination- Panama
Reaching Panama will not be problematic once you obtain a Panama visa. The National Airline of Panama is COPA. Panama has connecting flights to all Central American countries and to both North and South America. Other International Airlines serving Panama include Airlines from US, Spain, Russia, Taiwan and Israel.
You can also go for your Panama tours by crossing any one of the three land borders between Panama and Costa Rica, namely, Paso Canoas (on the Interamerican Hwy), Guabito-Sixaola (near the Caribbean coast) and the Río Sereno. To reach Panama generally men cross the Paso Canoas.
Your Fun Routine In Panama
The affable Panama tours will help you to bask in the warmth of the sun in the exquisite beaches of the Pacific coasts and you can feast your eyes watching birds, butterflies and the magnificent whales. The sunset scenes are magical. Then why not book your seats right away in some of the exotic Panama resorts
During your Panama travels, you must make sure to visit islands like Isla Grande if you are there in the festive season. If you are attracted to sightseeing, visit the colonial ruins of Panamá Viejo, and Casco Antiguo. A visit to Miraflores Locks will give you the best view of the locks at work. Do not forget the museum. Roam about the dairy farms, coffee and flower plantations in the breadbasket province of Chiriqui.
As for energetic endeavours, Panama tourism promises loads of activities – from climbing, diving, fishing, hiking, rafting, and snorkeling. Undertake trips to the interior for the mountains of El Valle or Chiriqui. Climb Panama’s highest point, the extinct volcano of Volcan Baru. There is plenty of deep-sea fishing to do. The reefs on both the coasts add to the thrill factor.
The Pull factors of Panama Tours
Panama is truly a tropical paradise with its pristine beaches, rain and cloud forests. Nature lovers retire in Panama tropical land because it is the home to many exotic plants and animals – some 1500 species of trees and over 7000 vascular plants, nearly 940 species of birds and some exotic butterflies. The attraction of Panama vacation lies in its highlands with the craggy mountains; meandering rivers and quiet valleys too provide mesmerizing views
The Panama Canal is undoubtedly Panama’s ‘claim to fame’. The Panama Canal stretches 80 kilometers from Panama City on the Pacific coast to Colón on the Atlantic side. Providing passage for nearly 14,000 ocean-going vessels per year, it certainly is Panama’s pride. Apart from this modern marvel, remnants from Panama’s cultured colonial past and its natural world too must feature in your itinerary of Panama tours.
Panama Tours- Some FactsTo Consider
Panama boasts of a superb domestic flight network. The two chief domestic Airlines matching international aviation standards are Aeroperlas are Mapiex and they are operated from the domestic terminal, Aero Puerto Marcos A. Gelabert (commonly known as Albrook Airport).
You can also use one of the many car rental services to visit the comfortable Panama resorts for enjoying the pleasure of Panama tours. Major agencies like Avis, Budget, Hertz and Thrifty; operate from their offices located at most airports and main cities helping the tourist rush in for their Panama vacation. You will need to carry a valid driver’s license and be above 25 years of age (23 if you pay by American Express card) for renting a car.
Taxis and buses too are available for in-land trips. Buses are the cheapest option as far as Panama tours are concerned.
Next time you pack your bags for a pleasure trip, make your destination Panama. Tours both stirring and adventurous in the cooler mountainous regions; retire in Panama for a tropical vacation or go whale watching – Panama tourism promises to charm you, rejuvenating your nerves for a fresh start. Remember, the best time for enjoying Panama tours are the drier summer months between December and April.
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