A site one must see to appreciate. They move the world thru this tiny choke point. Well worth the visit!
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One of the most impressive manmade wonders! The visitor center has very interesting exhibits and a 3D show as well. I particularly enjoyed the restaurant at the Miraflores lock, the food was delicious and outstanding, the quality went beyond my expectations as usually touristic eateries...More
Have not had lunch here which is a buffet and may be better but the dinner menu here is one plastic page with very little choice. I was with a group of friends from the US and told them this was not up to the...More
When Visiting Panama, this is a must! Seeing the ships pass thru the lock helps us understand what they have accomplished. We were very lucky to see 4 ships go through the canals, great lesson in history and engineering for everyone! Dont miss the movie...More
Very nice and educational. You can do the full canal transit, a half canal transit or you can visit both the Miraflores and Colon locations. You need to see it both from water as well as land.
Took bus tour from hotel, so glad we did, were very lucky to see 3 ships go through both canals, great history lesson for everyone!
The Panama Canal is an engineering miracle. Until you have seen it in operation it is something you would never imagine possible. We were able to view ships going through the locks and watch from a balcony the marvel. Worth your time to visit if...More
Spent the entire day getting from Gatun to Miraflores, but watching the ship behind you (especially a huge container ship) towering above you as you drop back to sea level is quite the experience!
This is a must see and is easy to get to by bus or taxi. Great to see the ships pass through the locks and watch what goes on.