Panama City

Panama City is much more than the country's capital. Here you can pedal in front of a skyline with some of the tallest skyscrapers in Latin America, enjoy the Pacific breeze as you ride along the Bay of Panama, walk among archaeological sites and trails, and see how colonial history and the night come alive in the same place. Panama City is a high-contrast destination where greenery, indigenous peoples and vibrant city life are waiting for you.

Nature and Parks

If you are looking for greenery and biodiversity, then you are in the right place. The city has several natural parks for hiking, birding, and wildlife observation. The views of the city from the Metropolitan Park will leave you speechless.

Visit Panama City, a cultural, logistical and natural epicenter. It is also the best connected to undertake trips to stunning destinations nationwide. Don't be surprised if you end up extending your stay to see more of the beautiful Panamá.

Things to do in

Panama City

Gastronomy

Eating in Panama City is like going around the world with your palate. Each dish...

Saltwater Fishing

The first thing you need to know about sport fishing in Panama is that it is...

Indigenous Communities

Very close to Panama City or even without leaving it, in the middle of modern...

Historical Sites

Our country is known as the place where worlds meet. Its capital, Panama City,...

Hiking

Panama City is a modern and ever-growing city, surrounded by a dense forest...

Fishing in the Panama Canal

If you’re into freshwater fishing, in Panamá, you can live a unique...

Beaches

In Panama City, the horizon is drawn with islands and ships waiting to...

 

Places to Stay

Getting There

Just 20 minutes from downtown lies Tocumen International Airport. With flights from more than 80 destinations, Panama City is one of the best connected in the region. From the plane you’ll see the magnificent city reflected in the sea with ships lined up on the horizon to cross the Panama Canal. Be prepared for a warm welcome, the average temperature is 86 °F (30 °C), although in the evenings it is closer to 77 °F (25 °C).

Discover a Nearby Destination

Taboga Island

Isla Taboga, or the Island of Flowers, is a volcanic island characterized by rich tropical plant life, as well as beautiful beaches and soft sand. Located on the Pacific side of the country in the Gulf of Panama, this majestic island is a short 20 kilometers from the capital, making it the best one-day getaway from Panama City.

Places to Visit in Panamá

Bocas Del Toro

Bocas del Toro is one of the favorite destinations among Panamanians and visitors. Just a 45-minute...

Boquete

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

Portobelo

In the province of Colón, facing the Caribbean Sea, you'll find Portobelo. Legend has it...

Tierras Altas

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

Riviera Pacifica

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

Pedasi & Tonosi

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