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Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours

#14 of 56 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Panama City Features Animals
Panama City 7-103, Panama
+507 395-5014
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THE ONLY COMPANY TO BOOK TOURS WITH!

This was my second experience working to book tours with this company. They did not disappoint... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lynda L
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Naples, Florida
Recommended experience, but check the fineprint

The score of my review does not really reflect the San Blas experience itself, which is described... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DiveDiva21
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Panamatravelunlimited is a tour operator located in Panama City. We specialize in day tours in and around Panama City and to the San Blas islands. Our day tours include; City Tour, Embera village, Portobelo Ruins, Isla Grande, San Lorenzo Fort, La Pintada cigar factory, San Blas and more. We aim to give superior customer service at budget prices.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“coco blanco” (9 reviews)
“san blas” (58 reviews)
“other islands” (12 reviews)
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Panama City 7-103, Panama
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+507 395-5014

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my second experience working to book tours with this company. They did not disappoint. First of all, their service and staff are first class. Second, their prices are better than competitive. We used them for our airport transfers. While the vans are far...More

Thank Lynda L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The score of my review does not really reflect the San Blas experience itself, which is described perfectly by the previous reviewer. Your enjoyment will largely depend on how adventurous you are and what standard of facilities you are happy to put up with. My...More

Thank DiveDiva21
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So your blaming us for the driver making a mistake and asking for the taxes. Like you say check the fineprint, the drivers do not work for us, they are the licensed drivers from the Kuna Government, all agencies have to use them. Just strange...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I booked two nights/three days on the San Blas Islands. The trip was expensive, but overall worth it. One major complaint about what they claim was included was water - we ended up having to buy a few additional bottles on the...More

Thank chrissykeenan
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You emailed us directly about this and I did explain to you that Germain is not part of our tour, he does not work with us and we are not responsible for him, he is a Kuna that lives in the islands and we have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We originally booked a three night stay to the San Blas islands but came home one day early. The trip to the 'port' was a few hours from Panama City and was along a very mountainous and windy road. Almost got sick a few times...More

Thank VinceTrav
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This is actually a good review, it is a shame our company gets the blame for something we do not have control over and for what we clearly explain in our fact sheet to expect in San Blas, but what can you do. Otherwise the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked san blas islands with this touroperator. Brandon helped us with the booking and explained us everything very well. Paying in cash or credit card was not an issue. Both were possible. Email contact was good en quick. After payment we received our voucher...More

Thank claessen2017
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback, it is much appreciated and nice to see some people understand the issues with San Blas and see that we as an agency do our very best to make your experience a good one and fix any issues that arise.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the Ultimate San Blas 2 days one night through e-mail before we left for Panama. Good and prompt e-mail contact even though we have a lot of time difference. I had to pay a part as a deposit through PayPal, and opted to...More

Thank Yamsterdam
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the feedback, good for people to see that san blas really is down to the individual, this is a tour done at the same time with the same drivers, guides, food etc as a couple of negative reviews especially about the...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

We used Panama Travel Unlimited to book our stay in San Blas Islands. The agent was responsive and offered us various options despite our first choice being unavailable. The website is also great in summarizing and providing information for each island. See my review for...More

Thank Sophia L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Not knowing anything about this company we wanted to go to their office and see if it actually existed. What a shock and they wanted paid only in cash! It seemed quite risky to us, but we wanted to see the San Blas Islands. A...More

Thank Barbarino_12
PTUviajes, Owner at Panama Travel Unlimited - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Come on, you cannot be serious? Your headline makes no sense whatsoever, we are not trying to intimidate anyone. Yes our office is located in one of the hostels in Panama city and yes it is a desk, I think their are many travel agencies...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

alignment of what we booked and got less so First up the trip to the islands yes it's like a rollercoaster just take travel sickness tablets, our transfer left on time in a comfortable new 4WD. The San Blas islands are unbelievably beautiful and we...More

Thank KarYntravels
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I went to San Blas. the islands are amazingly beautiful. we went out on a local Kuna tribesman boat and he showed us all the cool stuff! island camping, sand volleyball, snorkeling and so many other cool people to meet! we also went into the...More

Thank jpearcen
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Lin D
About the San Blas Islands day tour, what will happen if it rains? Would any water related activities be stopped? Want to go there in May, but I heard May is a raining season.
27 April 2017|
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Response from William H |
The tour goes ahead whether its raining or not, it is rainy season here for 7 months and we send people every day to San Blas year round. Usually just a shower of 30 mins to 2 hours, sometimes nothing at all. May is the... More
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Karynah M
How knowledgeable were the guides on the Embara tour with Panama Travel Unlimited?
3 December 2015|
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Response from PTUviajes | Property representative |
Hello, our guides have been working with the Embera Villages we visit for many years, they know the culture well. The Embera themselves will give you speeches about their culture, traditions etc, and the guides will... More
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omoc
How does ones book a room at the Posada?
19 January 2015|
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Response from PTUviajes | Property representative |
Panama Travel does not have a relationship with Posada, we recommend you contact them direct through their website. Thanks
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