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“nice experience” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Gatun Lake

Gatun Lake
Panama City, Panama
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Gatun Lake and Monkey Island Sightseeing Cruise...
Ranked #4 of 59 Attractions in Panama City
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Birdwatching
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Owner description: After Lake Mead, this is the world's largest man-made lake that forms the central part of the Panama Canal.
Miami, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“nice experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Very nice, $5 charge if you are not Panamanian. $15 the new construction if you are not Panamanian. We should charge in america everybody but Americans, will see the reaction of the world.

Visited May 2013
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“A must see before leaving Panama”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

Captain Carl of jungle land panama is amazing. I regret that I didn't stay for 1 night. The day tour was amazing and staying one night must be an awesome experience. Don't miss it

Visited May 2013
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Thomasville, Georgia
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“Very pretty and peaceful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

We saw the lake from a viewpoint where we were the only people present. It was lovely and we really enjoyed sitting on a bench observing birds and listening to the sounds of nature. Just what the doctor ordered!

Visited March 2013
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Illinois
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“Good fishing”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Good fishing, but be careful who you go with. It can be very hot on the lake so take sunscreen. The lake can get a bit rough if it is windy.

Visited May 2013
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Rye, New York
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“Boats & Monkeys”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Out on the lake you pass these huge ships going to the locks also Titan formerly known as Herman the German - amazing! The monkeys, birds and crocs were fabulous. Loved having a picnic on one of the islands.

Visited April 2013
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