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Almiza Tours by My friend Mario - Tours

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Fun day with Alex & Gustavo from Almiza (My Friend Mario) Tours

A very belated review of an enjoyable day in Panama. We had taken this tour 3 yrs. previous with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Black Creek, Canada
We had the best experience!

I can’t recommend Almiza Tours enough. Especially Alex our very qualified and knowledgeable guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Voorburg, The Netherlands
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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.
Colon, Panama
+507 6821-3947
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very belated review of an enjoyable day in Panama. We had taken this tour 3 yrs. previous with Ray, & loved it, so signed up with 4 friends for the small group tour to Canals, Rainforest & San Lorenzo fort. We met at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t recommend Almiza Tours enough. Especially Alex our very qualified and knowledgeable guide. As our tour was private, Alex took the time to explain and show us all about Panama. We went to the canal locks and took the original old road among it....More

Thank Jill188
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I were staying in Panama for a short two-day layover and so we decided to take this tour. We are so glad that we did! This tour allowed us to see and do A LOT in only one day. The tour travels...More

1  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mario picked us up at our hotel in Panama City at 8:10 am. He spoke pretty good English. He was very helpful and friendly. It was a private tour with just me and my 9-year old daughter. He drove us to the boat launch dock...More

1  Thank Daniel H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We were picked up on time by Alex. I had not expected such an in depth tour of the canal, sightings of monkeys, exotic birds and sloths as well as a the visit to the SAN Lorenzo fort. Alex, our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable...More

2  Thank SandraH2320
Reviewed August 5, 2018

What a great tour! We opted for the morning tour based on previous reviews, and I'm so glad we did! The peace and quiet of the boat ride was just the thing after dealing with a few days of Panama City traffic! The scenery was...More

1  Thank Curt L
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Amazing boat ride in the Panama Canal. Monkeys are amazing to see. Also saw a caiman and multiple massive industrial ships. Great guide. Be ready for last minute changes to the timing of your tour or cancellations if you don't have at least 2 people.

2  Thank lucas s
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Phenomenal tour worth every penny! In addition to everything the tour promises (and delivers on), we had two "National Geographic Moments" ... a fight between a monkey and a bird protecting her eggs, and a newborn monkey riding on the mother's back. Pickup/dropoff were as...More

Thank mltarver
Reviewed July 8, 2018

The morning tours are better because the monkeys are hungry and will come out to eat the fruits that people bring them. The afternoon, the get a little scarce because they are full. I had crackers and the monkeys loved them. A father monkey came...More

Thank SupriseChef
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This was such a highlight of our Panama trip. The kids loved it and the hosts were fantastic! We would do this again for sure

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Response from kathychiara | Reviewed this property |
My friend Mario did a nice job if you don’t mind being in a van with 8 people. We did this on a cruise stop.