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Gamboa Rainforest Adventure: Panama City

Duration
8 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,343

Escape to the banks of the Rio Chagres River to explore the jungles of Panama from the comfort of an eco-friendly resort. Spend your days venturing through the canopies of the rainforest in search of sloths, cruise out onto the Panama Canal and Gatun Lake to see howler monkeys at Monkey Island, and enjoy excellent food, drink, and service while staying at Gamboa Rainforest Resort.


This 8-day vacation takes you to a rainforest resort just outside Panama City.

Your trip to Panama begins in the capital of Panama City, where you’ll transfer to Gamboa about 30 minutes north. Gamboa sits at the meeting point of the Chagres River and the Panama Canal in the depths of Soberania National Park. In Gamboa, you’ll stay at Gamboa Rainforest Resort, an eco-friendly lodge that’s the ideal base to explore the surrounding jungle. Stay in one of the resort’s 137 guest rooms or 27 suites, enjoying views of the river, garden, or tropical pool from your private balcony and hammock, and amenities such as 24-hour room service and complimentary Wi-Fi. Dine in one of the resorts three restaurants, enjoying local specialties at El Corotu or gourmet a la carte fare at Chagres River View in the main building.

During your stay at Gamboa Rainforest Resort, you’ll explore the incredible Panamanian jungle. Visit the Embera Indigenous Community to learn about the area’s original inhabitants before heading on an expedition to Gatun Lake, the world’s second-largest artificial lake where you’ll spot capuchin and howler monkeys and explore the water systems of the Panama Canal. Then ride the Aerial Tram for 600 metres over the rainforest, sharing the canopy with sloths, monkeys, and exotic birds. After your excursions, unwind with a cocktail at the Monkey Bar or Los Cascades Pool Bar or relax with a massage in the spa.

This resort stay is a perfect add-on to other trips in Latin and Central America, combining adventure and comfort as you explore the jungles of Panama.

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Duration
8 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,343

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Day 1

Arrive Panama

Today at the appropriate time an EcoCircuitos representative will meet you at the Tocumen International Airport to assist and transfer you to your hotel located in Gamboa. At this time you will also receive an EcoCircuitos information kit that will provide you with all the details for your stay in Panama.

Once you arrive to Tocumen International Airport you will first go through immigration, then you will proceed to pick up your luggage. After you have your luggage you will need to clear customs and agriculture, you will pass your all your luggage through an x-ray machine. Then you will proceed to exit the area, once you pass through the exit door you can go either to the right or the left. EcoCircuitos Panama recommends that you go to the right to better locate our staff who will be receiving you with a sign bearing your name with the company's logo. In case you do not locate our staff please approach the Tourism Authority of Panama (ATP) tourist information stand, our staff will be close to this area.

Duration7 Nights
Accommodation

Gamboa Rainforest Resort

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    Gamboa Rainforest Resort



    Adventure into the jungle on an aerial tram, experience a boat ride on the Panama Canal, or relax by the luxurious pool surrounded by Panama's natural beauty. Whatever your pleasure, adventure and relaxation await you in this enchanting and sumptuous hideaway, just 30 minutes from ...

    Adventure into the jungle on an aerial tram, experience a boat ride on the Panama Canal, or relax by the luxurious pool surrounded by Panama's natural beauty. Whatever your pleasure, adventure and relaxation await you in this enchanting and sumptuous hideaway, just 30 minutes from Panama City. Colorful sights and natural wildlife make the Gamboa Rainforest Resort a truly one-of-a-kind vacation experience. Escape to this jungle paradise as a couple or with the entire family to encounter nature without leaving the comforts of a full-service exotic resort. We invite you to discover Gamboa.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Bellman/Porters
    • Bicycles
    • Business Centre
    • Conference Facilities
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Lounge(s)
    • Massage Treatments
    • Medical Services
    • Multi-lingual Staff
    • Parking
    • Pool (s)
    • Reception (24 hrs)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Secretarial Service
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi
    • Swim-up Bar
    • Tennis
    • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms

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Day 2

At Leisure

Explore the several restaurants located on the resort for your dining pleasure. Each has a beautiful panoramic view to enhance your meals prepared by their renowned team of chefs.

Meal Plan Breakfast
Day 3

At Leisure

Make sure to visit the Monkey Bar featuring a large terrace overlooking the Soberania National Park. Relax in the comfortable atmosphere and enjoy snacks and refreshing cocktails. There is live music featured every Wednesday to Saturday.

Meal Plan Breakfast
Day 4

At Leisure

Relax by the beautiful Cascada pool, surrounded by palm trees and tropical rainforest with a clear view of the variety of wildlife all around you.

Meal Plan Breakfast
Day 5

At Leisure

Take part in one of the resort's fantastic wildlife tours. Glide through the jungle on the Aerial Tram and see the rainforest as its monkeys and exotic birds do. Or cruise along on one of the Panama Canal tours to Monkey Island for a visit with its playful inhabitants.

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Day 6

At Leisure

Take advantage of the all-inclusive unlimited drinks and food and have an impromptu party on the beach. Play water sports in the large luxurious pool, and end your day with nightly entertainment provided 7 days a week!

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Day 7

At Leisure

Get the most out of your final day on the resort. Make sure you have experienced all of the fantastic restaurants and have a relaxing evening unwinding at the tranquil and beautiful spa located on the property.

Meal Plan Breakfast
Day 8

Onward Travels

Having checked out of the Gamboa Rainforest Resort in the morning, another complementary shuttle will take you back to the airport for your departing flight home.

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DEPARTURES: 

Daily

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 7 nights of lodging
  • Government taxes
  • Private transfers in and out (Tocumen International Airport)
  • Tours as mentioned
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Information kit
  • Lodging taxes

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional activities
  • Departure taxes
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal equipment
  • Extras in hotels (laundry, phone calls, room service, etc.)

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

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1 Dec 2017
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