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    What to Expect
    Be ready for convenient pickup at your Panama City hotel; morning or afternoon departure times are available.

    Travel to the Gamboa Marina in an air-conditioned tour vehicle with your guide and group. Transfer to a riverboat for a ride on the Chagres River, bound for Monkey Island. Observe the white-face monkeys, howler monkeys, and Geoffrey´s tamarinds when you arrived on the island. Snap photos and learn about the different species from your guide.

    Return to the marina and to Panama City the way you came; your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pick you up at any hotels inside the downtown, like Casco Antiguo, San Felipe, Balboa Avenue, 50 avenue and Via España avenue. 
    Hotels/ Resorts outside the downtown like Westin Playa Bonita, Dream Playa Bonita, the clients need to meet us in any hotel inside the city or we can go for your party, but we charge extra fee US$20 to cover round trip transfer for your party (1-15 pax).
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by air-conditioned car or minivan
    • Professional local guide
    • Boat ride
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Meals
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • May be operated by a multilingual guide
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was a great trip! We saw three kinds of monkeys, Capuchin, Tamarin and Howler. The Capuchin and Tamarin monkeys came right onto the boat for us to hand feed. We saw a crocodile also, then on the van ride back the guide pulled over and showed us some sloths as well. It
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    Highly recommend this excursion. Our guide was excellent and he was very informative. We saw Capution, tamarind and howler monkeys up close. The howlers stayed in the trees but were very visible. The other monkeys came down from the canopy directly to the boat. This trip was
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    This was just incredible! We took some advice from others on Trip Adviser and headed down to the Gamboa Hotel. Just prior to the turn to hotel there is a dock below by river. Many locals who will happily take you to Monkey Island. 25$ a person! We ended up with “ Frank” who
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    Mario was great and provided a great (and fun) explanation of the monkeys and the geography in both Spanish and English. From the ride next to the giant boats moving through the canal, to the multitudes of wild monkeys who would climb on us and eat directly out of our hands,
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    We really enjoyed the up-close interactions along with great pictures of the three types of monkeys found on the islands within Lake Gatun. The hotel pick-up, boat ride, monkey viewing, and return trip were managed well. The experience could have been improved on several fronts.
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    Response from Almiza, Public Relations Manager at Monkey Island Tour from Panama City
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    Thank you for your comments. Sincerely
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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