Panama City Free Walking Tour
Panama City free walking tour is the best way to discover Panama City, the capital and largest city of Panama, located at the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal. Known for its modern skyline, historic district, and cosmopolitan atmosphere, Panama City offers a unique blend of old and new. Free tour Panama city explores the historic district of Casco Viejo, a UNESCO World Heritage site, which is home to a variety of colonial-era buildings, plazas, and churches. The district also offers a vibrant nightlife and delicious dining options. Visitors can also take a tour of the Panama Canal and admire the engineering marvel that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. For those interested in modern architecture, the city’s skyline is dotted with impressive skyscrapers such as the F&F Tower and the Trump Ocean Club International Hotel and Tower. The city also offers a wide range of shopping options, from high-end boutiques to local markets, as well as plenty of parks and green spaces to relax in. Panama City is a melting pot of cultures, where visitors can enjoy the fusion of Panamanian and international cuisine, music and art.
♦ Meeting point: Plaza Catedral
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Language: English
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
♦ Note: Booking this tour is mandatory
Free Walking Tour Panama City – Itinerary
Free walking tour Panama City begins at Plaza Catedral in the historic district of Casco Viejo, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visitors will have the opportunity to explore the colonial-era architecture, plazas, and churches that make up this charming neighborhood. You will also have a chance to see the famous “Plaza de la Independencia” also known as “Plaza Catedral” it is one of the most popular public spaces in Panama City and is a great place to take in the local culture and people watch.
Next, we will visit the “Iglesia de San Francisco” one of the oldest churches in the city and a great example of colonial-era architecture. Visitors will learn about the history of the church and its role in the city’s past.
This free walking tour in Panama city will then head to the “Plaza de la Catedral” where the Cathedral of the Golden Altar stands, it is considered one of the most important religious buildings in the city. It is here that visitors can learn about the history of the cathedral and its significance to the city.
After that, we will take a stroll along the “Calle Uruguay” one of the most popular streets in Casco Viejo, known for its nightlife and dining options. Visitors can sample traditional Panamanian cuisine and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere.
The tour will then end at the “Panama Canal Museum” where visitors can learn about the history and engineering of the Panama Canal, one of the most important waterways in the world. The museum offers a variety of interactive exhibits and displays that give visitors an in-depth look at the canal and its significance to the country.