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Small tour company with unique tours of the Panama Canal and beyond. Learn the history and fauna of the rain forest as we travel from the Pacific to the Caribbean while visiting the hidden gems up and down the Panama Canal.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Panama City, Panama
+507 6411-3075
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 29, 2014

We had decided to extend a layover in Panama City (PC) after a tour of the Galápagos Islands. Certainly PC couldn't rival the Galapagos. WRONG!!!! Jerin Tate of Panama Day Trips created an awesome experience for us. Before our trip his communications were timely, and...More

6  Thank Rudy E
Jerin T, Owner at Panama Day Trips- Canal Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2015

Thank you so much for the kind review!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Jerin was really flexible on our last minute booking, came in time to pick us up, had a funny mood early morning and spotted a sloth on the way. The boat trip also had a good guide, with lots of interesting info. Nature wise we...More

3  Thank arnoldkoek
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I just came back from my trip to Panama and I REALLY enjoyed this tour! Jerin was great! Pick up was very punctual, he was very nice and tried to talk to us in Spanish (we're Mexican) even when we knew the tour would be...More

Thank maritereh
Reviewed 2 days ago

In a country that has seemingly yet to learn about customer service, I set my expectations suitably low for this tour. Boy, what a mistake! The tour owner and 'Willey' his support man, were exceptional. Both were passionate about giving the our tour the best...More

Thank Captain_Snuffles
Reviewed 4 days ago

Overall, not a bad tour. The tour guide believed in being on time and that was much appreciated. I did enjoy that is was a small group, so the tour was a little bit more personable. The highlight was feeding the monkeys at monkey island....More

Thank KJEW7759
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great tour and very enjoyable day from pick up to the different activates we did all day, we felt safe and looked after. the guide was very professional and it was really nice to see the love and care he had for...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jerin has it all from historical information to wildlife spotting. Seeing the new locks at the Panama Canal was so interesting! We also enjoyed stopping to look at sloths in the rain forest that Jerin spotted for us. I think visiting the Monkey Islands was...More

1  Thank sugarcanejudy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out!! We were a bit delayed by traffic in the morning but Enrique, a truly amazing and knowledgeable guide, did an improvised tour that meant we got to see everything we wanted an more. Learnt and saw so much. Couldn't recommend it highly...More

1  Thank samshaw13
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was one of the best tours I have been on recently. They were very focused on sustainability and making sure the animals were not exploited and the environment was protected. We had so much fun and the tour guide made a real special effort...More

Thank AnnaT_nz000
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Jarin Tate and his crew over-deliver on all fronts. This event should be the highlight of anyone's visit to Panama. Truly a "must see" excursion! The attention to detail is second to none. Jarin is passionate about the ecology and the history of Panama, and...More

Thank twbriscoe
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Excellent Tour by Jerin & Willie! We had a number of unexpected 'issues' but Jerin was always quick to adapt and keep us on track. Overall this was a very interestin coast to coast tour, but I have to admit that the Monkeys were the...More

1  Thank Douglas_Heiser
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Jerin is a great host, friendly, detailed, full of knowledge and understand what customers' need. We have a great time during the trip. Highly Recommended

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October 8, 2018|
Response from Jerin T | Property representative |
Yes, we offer free pickup and dropoff at all Marriott hotels in Central Panama City: Panama Marriott AC Marriott Marriott Executive Apartments Courtyard Marriott Multiplaza JW Marriott (former Trump Hotel) We do not offer... More
Michael B
October 16, 2017|
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Response from Jerin T | Property representative |
Yes, the Hyatt is very central and we can easily pick up from there.
Tony M
May 12, 2017|
Response from sdschmitz | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up in Panama City but you can ask. And yes, you get a wonderful picnic lunch at the most Amazing location!