Full-Day Tour To Taboga Island From Panama City, Panama

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 8 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located hotel in Panama City, Gamboa, and Veracruz
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends with drop-off at your hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

The perfect escape from the busy city! Enjoy a full day on Taboga Island, just a 30-minute ferry ride from Panama City. Your guided tour includes pickup and drop-off from hotels in Panama City, and ferry transportation aboardour brand new 120-seat catamaran vessel. Enjoy a fascinating 1-hour historic walking tour of the town provided by bi-lingual guides, a 1-hour utility vehicle ride to the top of the island to see the spectacular 360-degree views, a full lunch including appetizer, 5 choices for the main course, dessert and 1 beverage, plus beach time, lockers for personal items, and chairs and umbrella on the beach.

Highlights

Travel by boat and see the sights from the water

Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city

Family friendly

Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Lunch included

All necessary equipment included

Know More about this tour

Your day begins with an 8:30am hotel pickup, where your driver will take you to the Port located about 10 minutes from the City.
The ferry boards at 9:15am and departs at 9:30am. Enjoy the 30 minute voyage through the Panama Canal anchorage area with spectacular views of the City on board a new, 120-seat catamaran ferry equipped with 2 bathrooms, fully licensed crew, music, and both indoor and outdoor seating.
On arrival to Taboga Island you will be greeted by bi-lingual tour guides, who will explain your day. You will then start your historic walking tour of the town, which includes a visit to the second oldest church in Latin America, pirate history and lore, plus site visits to famous locations in the town. The walking tour takes approximately 60 minutes but is only about 20 minutes of actual walking. If customers prefer, they can relax on the restaurant balcony overlooking the ocean if walking is not your thing.  Returning to the meeting point, you will then proceed on a 4x4 Mule utility cart with driver and guide up to the top of Taboga Island. This adventure takes approximately 90" and you will be driven up a small road through the jungle to the viewpoint (approximately 20"), which is 1200 feet above Sea Level and provides spectacular 360 degree views. See the Panama Canal anchorage area, Panama City, and even the Las Perlas Islands from your viewpoint. After watching the birds soar and taking pictures, you will return to town and enjoy a delicious lunch which includes:

- Appetizer (Ceviche - traditional dish of fish in lemon juice)
- Main Course - salad, choice of fish filet, whole fried fish, chicken filet, garlic shrimp or garlic octopus served with fries, patacones, or rice.  
*NOTE* Vegetarian meal options are available upon request.
- Desert - made fresh daily and varies but examples would be flan, chocolate brownie, Panamanian Tres Leches cake, or apple pie
- Beverage - 1 drink, choice of National beer, bottled water, or soda
To finish your afternoon, you will have time to spend on one of the three beach areas on the island. Would you like to have a refreshing dip in the ocean? Lockers and beach towel will be provided for your personal belongings. After a full day, your ferry returning to the city boards at 3:45pm and departs at 4pm. Enjoy the beautiful 30 minute voyage back to the Port, arriving at 4:30pm where your transportation will be waiting to take you back to your hotel by approximately 5pm.

Inclusions

All taxes, fees and handling charges

Hotel pickup and drop-off (NOTE: Hotels within the city limits of Panama City and Veracruz only)

sorry, we are not able to do pickup in any West side hotels, Gamboa and close to the tocumen airport.

Ferry ride to and from the island (30" each way)

Full lunch with appetizer, main course, desert and 1 beverage

Professional bi-lingual guide

Use of snorkel equipment on the beach

Historic walking tour (not mandatory if clients do not wish to attend)

Vehicle tour to the top of the island. one of the best views of Panama

Use of bathrooms and change rooms

chairs and umbrella on the beach

Lunch

Exclusions

Drinks on board ferry (available for purchase)

Souvenirs (available for purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

A small amount of walking is involved for historic walking tour, however historic walking tour is not mandatory

A current valid passport or copy of picture page and copy of page with entry stamp is required to board ferry

An ATM is available at the departure location of the ferry. There are no ATM machines available on Taboga Island.

Minimum drinking age is 18 years

Most travelers can participate

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

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