Mexico & Central America Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Trip Report Panama trip report

Jump to last reply

We were in Panama not long ago, while selecting the trip and preparing for our departure, we communicated frequently with Micaela, at Sendero Panama, both by telephone and e-mail. She was easy to reach, always returning our calls quickly if she didn’t actually answer the phone when we called.

Sendero Panama also sent out extensive documentation prior to the trip, with information on suggested packing lists, tipping suggestions, and so on.

They also helped us with some additional arrangements – we came down a day early, and stayed two days extra after the tour.

We stayed at the Canal House, was really nice, Casco Antiguo where is located was really beautiful, so much history.

While in tours with Sendero Panama we had a wonderful guide, very informative and helpful.

My husband Josh was very interested on the Panama Canal, we got our moneys worth and more.

While on boats and during numerous hikes in the forest and to Gatun lake we saw glorious flora and fauna. Spotted a few species of monkey, countless birds, including parrots, ants, tarantulas, snakes (the Fer de Lance), tapir, caimans, capabara and more.

Bocas del toro was incredible, weather was not so good, but the guide knew the area so well, poison arrow frogs, night monkeys and beautiful reef.

Not so crazy about the hotel in Bocas del Toro, Playa Tortuga, it felt to Disney to us, but it had comfortable beds and clean showers.

I would recommend Sendero Panama http://www.senderopanama.com to anyone traveling to Panama.
Their guides were sharp, helpful and very professional.

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 Ho, Ho, Oaxaca
  2. 2 OAXACA markets….question or two..guide?
  3. 3 think twice before using expedia
  4. 4 Meztli Spanish School in Tulum, Mexico
  5. 5 Bringing snacks into Mexico
  6. 6 best places in Baja
  7. 7 Beachfront in Tulum
  8. 8 Belize, first time
  9. 9 las palapas/mahekal???? Looking for quiet AI in Mexico???
  10. 10 How far a drive from Playa Grande to Riu Palace?
  11. 11 Catamaran Sailing in Costa Rica & Questions Answered
  12. 12 Costa Rica with young kids
  13. 13 10 Days in Central America. Where should I go?
  14. 14 Trip Report Lovin' Costa Rica with Kids
  15. 15 Security in Oaxaca
  16. 16 Panama for Chistmas - tips? ideas?
  17. 17 Mexico City and the butterfly migration....anyone been?
  18. 18 Guatemala for adventure, activity and relaxing?
  19. 19 MEX to Polanco hotel? Taxi?
  20. 20 Things to do in Papagayo in the rainy season?
  21. 21 Shoes for Costa Rica in Nov.
  22. 22 One week home-stay/ language school during hoilday
  23. 23 Trip Report Exploring “Greece” in Costa Rica
  24. 24 cancun
  25. 25 Best 10 places in Cancun
View next 25 » Back to the top