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Almiza Tours by My friend Mario - Tours

Colon, Panama
+507 6821-3947
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Excellent tour to the Rainforest, Fort San Lorenzo and Expansion Locks

I did the rainforest, colonial san lorenzo fort and expansion locks tour. Our tour guide was Mario... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Brussels, Belgium
5 Hour Layover Tour Panama City

OMG! Mario 2 was a well informed wealth of information. From the time he met us in the airport (my... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2017
Patty F
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Providing the highest quality tours at an unbeatable value since 1994.Friendly guides and the best price in Panama city and Colon.Enjoy the pleasure of an amazing trip, coupled with the opportunity to discover a life-changing cultural experience.
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“my friend mario” (15 reviews)
Colon, Panama
+507 6821-3947
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

I did the rainforest, colonial san lorenzo fort and expansion locks tour. Our tour guide was Mario, who was very nice and always keen to share information about Panama. I arrived by knowing little to nothing about Panama and its history and ended up knowing...More

Thank JenniferAG
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

OMG! Mario 2 was a well informed wealth of information. From the time he met us in the airport (my name sign in hand) we felt we were with our best friend. We covered so much in five hours. The new city, ancient ruins, the...More

1  Thank Patty F
Reviewed April 29, 2017

This was a one day trip from our cruise ship - a shared excursion with two other people. The tour description undersold what was delivered - a rare thing! We had a very in depth tour of the canal and saw way more than we...More

2  Thank Noggins_12
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We did the Rainforest, Colonial Fort, and Partial Expansion tour. Our guide was Alex, who really made the tour so much better. Our first stop was the Gatun Locks. We actually arrived 1st at the locks, and they weren't even open yet. Shortly after that,...More

1  Thank DrLisa7
Reviewed April 8, 2017

We were visiting Colon via a cruise ship and our ship docked in a different place than expected. The guides in the area happily redirected us to the right location, where staff were waiting and wearing the company uniform. One couple failed to turn up...More

3  Thank mje186338
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Booked two trips with "My Friend Mario." The two trips were "San Lorenzo Fort, New Locks, and Rainforest" and the second trip was "Anton Valley." Both trips were excellent. Mario was our guide. He did a fantastic job explaining the area and the sites. I...More

Thank 109tonis
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

My travel agency booked the monkey island tour for me at Almiza Tours - by my friend Mario.Before I went on vacation, almost a month before the tour, I contacted Mario to tell him the name of the hotel I was staying in. He told...More

Thank Angelika W
Reviewed April 3, 2017

We had a private day tour with Mario when visiting Colon on a recent cruise. He meet us at the assigned meeting place when we departed the ship. The drove back to Gabon and boarded a boat which took us into the Canal (very cool...More

Thank TexPick
Reviewed April 1, 2017

A Super day tour of Panama Canal and Panama city including the old colonial town. we were part of a small group (10 people).. This allowed us to drive through areas which larger busses couldn't handle. Great English speaking guide who really put out the...More

Thank BobD686
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We booked a private tour for the day when we were in Colon. Mario was about 15 min late for the pickup but said it was traffic. No real issue, we understood. The tour was really good with lots of wildlife stops, canal information, narration...More

Thank RC30319
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May 18, 2017|
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Response from Weddkerr | Reviewed this property |
I am sure Almirante tours would be able to accommodate you. We spent time at the canal and also toured the old fort and the rain forest. We saw a number of animals on the tour. Sloths and several kinds of monkeys. We had... More