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Tocumen or Albrook Airport: Panama Layover Tour

Activity provider: Panama Travel

Tocumen or Albrook Airport: Panama Layover Tour

Activity provider: Panama Travel

From US$ 100 per person

Explore Panama city during your layover at Tocumen or Albrook airport on this tour. Visit the Panama Canal Miraflores lock center to admire the engineering required to move ships through the canal.

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Duration 3 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Feel the thrill of seeing boats being lifted or lowered at the Miraflores locks
  • See the Panama City highlights instead of waiting for your connecting flight
  • Watch a short informative documentary about the history of the Panama Canal
  • Find your guide easily as they will meet you with your name written on a sign
  • Discover exhibits on the construction of the canal at the turn of the century
Full description

Make the most of your layover at Tocumen or Albrook airport with a sightseeing tour to Panama city. Learn about the engineering feat that was required to create the Panama Canal maritime trade route at the Miraflores lock visitor center.

Meet your guide who will be holding a sign with your name on it outside the customs doors at the airport. Head to Panama city to see the old Spanish-style colonial buildings contrasted with the modern skyline in this coastal city.

Continue to the Miraflores locks visitor center. Watch from an observation deck as vessels make their way through the canal by being lifted or lowered 54 feet. View a short film about the history of the canal and the massive engineering work that went into its construction.

Return to Tocumen or Albrook airport where you can catch your connecting flight.

  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Food and drink
  • Entrance fees for the Canal Visitor´s Center
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the lower level arrival exit outside of the customs area. Your guide will have a sign with your name on it.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs
Customer reviews

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We had a great experience with this trip. Daniel was perfect, gave us many information about Panama, the canal and everything we asked. The van was confy and quick, and everything was perfect. It was a pleaseure to meet him, I would recommend this trip to everyone.

February 28, 2022

Product ID: 409211