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Get boutique best in three cross-country locations: fun in the capital, a natural retreat in the mountains, and seaside relaxation on the Pacific.
First, begin in Panama City with a luxurious stay in a prime suite at The Bristol Hotel to hit top sights, including The Panama Canal, Panamá Viejo (Panama’s former capital), the historic quarter of Casco Viejo, the Causeway and more.
Move across the country with a quick flight to Boquete, Panama’s mountain paradise with postcard-perfect streams, valleys, flowers, cloud forest and resident volcano. Enjoy coffee farms and crisp temperatures. Here, you’ll be taking a scenic zip-lining ride above the treetops.
Round out your trip with a two-day stay of snorkeling and sailing in Boca Chica in an oceanfront bungalow. You’ll get a little taste of Panama’s best in this package, in three one-of-a-kind hotels and locations.
Every itinerary includes:
Airport Greeting Service
24/7 In-country Service
- Day 1: Ready for Panama City?
Arrive in Panama City and take a private transfer to The Bristol Hotel for an upgraded luxurious and relaxing suite in Panama City.
- Day 2: The Old and the New
Go on a tour of Panama City to hit the capital’s must-see locations – including Casco Viejo, Panamá Viejo, the financial district, and the Causeway. Then, visit the Panama Canal to watch ship pass by that are close enough to touch. You’ll also get a chance to see the Panama Canal Expansion in progress.
- Day 3: Your Home in Boquete
Private transfer will take you to regional airport for a 1 hour flight to city of David. 45 minutes later you arrive to your two-day home in Boquete: The Riverside Inn.
- Day 4: Explore and Relax!
Wake up in this lush and clean countryside to head over to enjoy a canopy tour! Spend the afternoon touring and relaxing in Boquete, a rich valley of flowers of cool temperatures and postcard-perfect views.
Enjoy your master suite jacuzzi and warm fireplace as the night gets refreshingly chilly.
- Day 5: Bocas del Mar
Time to head to the ocean. Head out via private ground transfer for a 1 hour 20 minute ride to Boca Chica, the launching point for Pacific Island excursions into the Gulf of Chiriqui.
Hotel Bocas del Mar will be your two-day bungalow.
- Day 6: Island Hopping
Relax at the hotel in two infinity pools with gorgeous surrounding view of sailboats and islands. Opt to island hop, sports fish, enjoy whale migrations or snorkel through amazing coral reefs.
- Day 7: Resting in Paradise
Spend one more day/night in a paradisiacal setting.
- Day 8: Heading Home
Head back to the city of David via private ground transfer, take a 40 minute flight to Panama City’s national airport, and then transfer to Tocumen International Airport to fly home.