Places to Visit in Panamá

With over 1,400 islands, coastlines spanning 1,800 miles of breathtaking beaches along both the Pacific and Caribbean; and mountain ranges that divide the country north and south providing distinctive climates and ecosystems; there are seemingly endless options for places to visit in Panamá. Take your pick of rainforest adventures in a biodiverse wonderland or cultural pursuits in cities big and small.

‌The snake-like shape of Panamá, facilitates easy travel, and it is also why Panamá is the only country where you can see the sunrise over the Pacific Ocean and set on the Atlantic Ocean on the same day.

‌The diversity of Panamá makes it a destination you will want to return to, for repeat visits, and our friendly people will warmly welcome you to explore Panamá.

Panama City

Beautiful beaches and idyllic islands aren’t the only treasures to be found in Panama. Panama City...

Bocas Del Toro

Representing Panama’s vibrant Caribbean culture, the Bocas Del Toro province comprises part of...

Boquete

Boquete is a colorful, wooded valley surrounded by the mountains of Chiriquí, in northwestern...

Tierras Altas

The Tierras Altas region is a quite different place from the rest of Panamá. It is a mountainous...

Pacific Riviera

The Pacific Riviera extends along the Pan-American Highway, a 25 mile (40 km) stretch of road dotted...

Pedasí & Tonosí

The province of Los Santos, located in the south of Panamá, is the cradle of folklore. At the end,...

Portobelo

In the north of Panama, on the beautiful blue shores of the Caribbean, you’ll find a small town...

Discover Panamá by Doing

Afro Heritage

Afro culture in Panamá is a vibrant and essential part of the country's cultural mosaic....

Beaches

Panamá is the isthmus connecting Central America and South America, and offers access to both...

Fishing

With world record fishing, more than 2,900 km (1,800 miles) of coastline and the perfect...

Hiking

Rich in tropical flora, diverse wildlife, and picture-worthy sights, Panamá trails offer...

Birdwatching

Panamá is home and a place of pilgrimage to more than 1,000 bird species. The tropical...

Surfing

Panamá is a surfer’s haven. We welcome you to the stunning shores of our fishing...

Diving & Snorkeling

Discover the magical and incredible Panamanian marine world while snorkeling and diving. Diverse...

Turtle Sanctuaries

On the Sandy shores of Panamá, sea turtles live, grow, and thrive under our warm sun and safe...