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Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions

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Lago Gatun, Gamboa 0801, Panama
+507 213-1172
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knowledgeable guides and we do what they advertise

Great experience, knowledgeable guides, the lodge and activities nearby were awesome. It one of... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Bruno P
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Chambly, Canada
Monkeys, Kayaks, and a Great Lunch -- Great Family Fun

My family from the States (with kids 11 & 13) joined us for a day on Lake Gatum with Capt. Karl of... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Mike L
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Seattle, Washington
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We offer the best day tours on the Panama Canal. Our tours showcase the flora, fauna, and the Canal operations. For a very unique experience we operate the only floating lodge on the Panama Canal. Don't just visit the Canal "LIVE IT!"
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“day trip” (32 reviews)
“captain carl” (110 reviews)
“gatun lake” (28 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lago Gatun, Gamboa 0801, Panama
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+507 213-1172
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great experience, knowledgeable guides, the lodge and activities nearby were awesome. It one of the best organised excursion I ever did

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

My family from the States (with kids 11 & 13) joined us for a day on Lake Gatum with Capt. Karl of Jungle Land Panama. It was fun to see the lake from a small boat and visit several of the Monkey Islands - saw...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

This was one fantastic day!!! Weather was great the tour guides are just great. Food was super. It is an amazing experience. We saw and feed several types of Monkeys, saw crocks, turtles, birds etc. Went on Kayaks to the waterfalls and swam. The excursion...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

This tour was the highlight of our vacation .We fed monkeys ,kayak and swam in the lake. The food that was serve at the lodge was delicious.We didnt want to leave as we were having such a fun time.Seeing the big boats on the canal...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

The communication was very good with the company, we received every information on time. The shuttle service was punctual, the bus was clean and modern. Our guide was well prepared, he had a lot of information on the Canal and the flora and fauna too....More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We did the boat tour and then the afternoon at the Jungle Lodge. It was a cool spot to hang out for the afternoon. We had a good meal for lunch and all the soft drinks we wanted. Had fun getting to stand up paddle...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

OMG we had the best honeymoon Ever and we MUST give a huge thanks to Shane ( not Shawn lol) He was the best tour guide ever . So knowledgeable in ever area from the time we got on the speed boat until we got...More

Thank Lakeisha W
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

We did this tour through Sunwing at our resort. This was the highlight of our trip! Took a boat ride through the panama canal, learning some very interesting facts. They got two different kinds of monkeys to come onto our boat that we got to...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

We booked the all day tour that combined a boat ride on Gatun Lake through Monkey Island area and then on to the Anaconda property that floats on the water. Once there we were served a delicious lunch and beer and wine is also available...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We did the overnight excursion which was great! Included all meals, drinks, activities. We went kayaking, fishing, swimming, croc sighting at night, boated the Panama Canal and got to feed so many little monkeys!! Shane, James and Emily were awesome and made the experience really...More

Thank Katie L
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bigriver63, Owner at Jungle Land Panama: Day Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Out with the old and in with the new. Happy New Year! Captain Carl

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Gavelgirl
November 27, 2017|
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Response from bigriver63 | Property representative |
We have two person kayaks but we can pair your extra person up with another guest or staff member. Regards, Carl
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Jrmiller74
November 1, 2016|
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Response from caitlincunn | Reviewed this property |
You're likely to get a little wet, especially if you choose to do the kayak excursion. Bring a small bag with you containing a towel and a bathing suit, or wear one under your clothes. The lodge has bathrooms you can change... More
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Patrick H
October 10, 2016|
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Response from Gregory K | Reviewed this property |
$115 for adults and $69 for children per their website. Perhaps there is a different cost if you book it though another seller.
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