Highlands and Caribbean

Book this tour for 9 nights and 10 days! Package includes:

  • Day 1: Arrival Transfer
  • Day 2: Panama City Tour and the Canal
  • Day 3: Embera Indian Village
  • Day 4: Flight to David and transfer to Boquete
  • Day 5: Day at Leisure in Boquete
  • Day 6: Flight from David to Bocas del Toro
  • Day 7: Dolphin Bay, Crawl Cay & Red Frog Beach
  • Day 8: At Leisure in Bocas del Toro
  • Day 9: Flight to Panama City
  • Day 10: Departure transfer

Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrival at Panama City

Overnight at Hampton by Hilton hotel.

DAY 2: Panama City Tour and the Canal

Duration: Half Day
Meals included: none

The day begins with a visit to the Miraflores Locks, the first set of locks located on the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal. Here you have the opportunity to view the lock in operation and watch in amazement as over 20 million gallons of water are transferred in less than 10 minutes.

From here, continue to the historic center of Panama City, Casco Antiguo, the location to which the settlement was moved after the destruction of the original location. In 2003, Casco Antiguo was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and with its mix of architectural styles, including Caribbean, Republican, Art Deco, French, and Colonial, this area has become the second most popular destination in Panama.

Overnight at Hampton by Hilton hotel.

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DAY 3: Embera Indian Village

Duration: Half day
Meals included: none

This tour was designed for you to step aboard a time machine and travel back more than 600 years; to a Central America only few have had the privilege of experiencing. More than a tour, this is a journey into the lives of the Emberá Indian Tribe. A proud people, who have been able to maintain their traditions and lifestyle as it was before the Spaniards colonized the region. In the Village, the Chief will welcome you with traditional Emberá hospitality.

A series of dances have been arranged to add to this cultural exchange. Feel free to wonder the village, ask questions or interact with these quiet people.

Please remember that we are guests in their home and a good measure of common sense and sensitivity towards their privacy is appreciated.

Overnight at Hampton by Hilton hotel.

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DAY 4: Flight to David and transfer to Boquete

Depending on availability of space flights will be schedule at 7:00am or 10:00 am.
Maximum luggage on local flight: of 30lb (14kg).
Arrival at David and transfer to Finca Lerida Hotel.

COFFEE TOUR

Duration: Half day - afternoon departure
Meals included: none

The coffee tour begins in the fields of Boquete where we can get a glimpse of the three vital factors that influence the coffee’s quality: the soil, the micro-climate, and the particular genetics of the variety. Next we will learn about the history, origin, qualities and secrets of coffee handling. In the second phase of the tour, we will learn about coffee production all the way from ripe coffee cherry to roasted bean.

The tour ends at the Tasting Table where the long, intense and complex coffee process ends. This is also the place where we find out whether or not a whole year’s work produced a high quality coffee. Those that participate will taste different varieties of coffee and learn how to distinguish between different taste tones. Instruction will be given on how to prepare a good cup of coffee by learning about water temperature, time, toasting and grinding, and different brewing methods like Coffee Maker, French Press, Drip brew and Boiling. This tour illustrates the coffee culture in a fun way, helping the participant better enjoy this legendary aromatic drink. After a tour like this, a cup of coffee will never taste the same!

Overnight at Finca Lerida Hotel Boutique.

DAY 5: Day at Leisure in Boquete

Overnight at Finca Lerida Boutique Hotel.

DAY 6: Flight from David to Bocas del Toro

Depending on availability of space flights will be schedule at 7:00am or 8:10am
Maximum luggage on local flight: of 30lb (14kg)

Afternoon at Leisure

Overnight at Playa Tortuga Hotel.

DAY 7: Dolphin Bay, Crawl Cay & Red Frog Beach

Duration: Half day
Meals included: none

Your eco-adventure begins at Dolphin Bay to observe dolphins playing in their natural habitat. The mainland coast and the mountain regions of Panama serve as an exquisite background for photo opportunities.

We venture to Crawl Cay for snorkeling (2 locations) and time for lunch at an “over-the-water” restaurant providing beautiful views of the archipelago islands of Bocas del Toro.

The afternoon will be spent at Red Frog Beach one of the premier beaches of the region. Spend a few hours at this oceanfront beach with waves, sand and sun. There is an additional $3.00 park fee at Red Frog Beach.

Late afternoon your adventure returns to Bocas town.

Overnight at Playa Tortuga Hotel.

DAY 8: At Leisure in Bocas del Toro

Overnight at Playa Tortuga Hotel.

DAY 9: Flight to Panama City

Depending on availability of space flights will be schedule at 7:50 am (incliuding a stopover), 5:00 pm or 5:15 pm direct flights.
Maximum luggage on local flight: of 30lb (14kg).

Overnight at Hampton by Hilton hotel.

DAY 10: Departure Transfer

From Playa Blanca, schedule departure 5 hours prior flight departure.

Included:

  • A/C vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide for tours
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Tours indicated in the description
  • 4 Nights at Hampton by Hilton Hotel including breakfast
  • 2 Nights at Finca Lerida Hotel including breakfast
  • 3 Nights at Playa Tortuga Hotel including breakfast
  • Local flights included in the description

Not Included:

  • Gratuities for tour guide and driver

Important Notes on Booking Online

  • Minimum requirement for reservation of this program: 2 adults.
  • The maximum room capacity in the hotels is up to 4 persons only.
  • Maximum 3 adults per room.
  • We currently allow a MAXIMUM OF 4 PERSONS PER BOOKING due to the room capacity of 4 persons.
  • If you're looking to reserve a tour package for more than 4 persons, you may have to do more than 1 bookings at 4 persons MAX each booking.
  • You may also contact us if you need help in booking online for the Tour Packages.

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