Panama Canal Railway, Aguas Claras & Portobelo
Morning transfer to the local train station (Corozal) to start today’s adventure. Upon arrival undertake a train trip on the historical and original railway course from Panama City to Colón. On this 1-ride through the jungle and along the Panama Canal, you will learn the history of the train from its very beginnings (back to1855) to its operation years (From 1904 until 1979). Nowadays, it does not operate anymore and it is a unique attraction.
After the beautiful train trip, continue with your guide from Colón to the impressive Agua Clara Visitor Center located on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal. Beyond its surprising technology or colossal machinery, you will be astonished by the work of thousands of people, who with discipline and determination head towards the same goal to make Panama stronger and Panamá worthy of admiration.
Later, visit the town of port of Portobelo. This port was the gathering point of the Peruvian treasures in the 15th century and the center of control and inspection of the goods, which arrived from Spain. The ruin complex was built in the middle of the tropical jungle and covers a set of fortresses, castles and military bases.
- All activities mentioned, with respective entrances.
- Transportation from/to your hotel in Panama City.
- English speaking driver/guide for the tour.
- Lunch (One soft drink included per meal per person).
- Sales taxes
- Discretional Tips.
- Other personal expenses.
6 Hours approx.
Tours are shared in small groups (6-15 ppl.)
This tour is only operated from Monday to Friday.
Tour departs early morning 06:00 am, and some hotels might not include breakfast/box breakfast, please add US$ 18.00 extra per person.
Please note that the train ride will always be together with other guests even if the private tour is purchased.
Rates per person:
Based on 2 or more People: U$ 320 pp.
Children under 10 (Traveling with two or more Adults): U$ 215 pp.