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Panama Canal Boat Eco Tour

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Gamboa, Panama
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I was on a Norwegian cruise that went into Gatun lake and then went back out. They had an... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Lee L
Valhalla, New York
Excellent river and lake tour

We were taken to the Gamboa Tarpon Club where we picked up the Eco Tour. We split into 2 boats and... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
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Gamboa, Panama
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

I was on a Norwegian cruise that went into Gatun lake and then went back out. They had an excursion to go all the way thru the canal by ferry that I booked thru Aventuras. They took us off the boat by tender and then...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We were taken to the Gamboa Tarpon Club where we picked up the Eco Tour. We split into 2 boats and headed from the river into the Gatun Lakes. The guide was excellent, he knew the full history of the Panama Canal and what went...More

Thank Duquesadiner
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I did the overnight stay. It was even better after the day crowd left. Fantastic meal. Free sundowner drinks on the roof. A great night cruise. In the morning while capt Carl went to pick up the new day guests we had...More

1  Thank Peteydogohio
Reviewed 21 March 2017

An exhilarating 30-minute boat ride at high speed on which our excursion from our cruise ship, took us to the heart of the Panama Canal. With a small, covered boat we went through the labyrinth of jungle-covered islands of Lake Gatún. Wildlife was plentiful, we...More

1  Thank Jeroen64
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We were on a Carribean celebrity cruise and signed up through celebrity cruise shore excursions for the "Colon (cristobal) monkey watch" excursion for our panama port visit. We paid $99 each and the trip was from 10 AM and arrived back at 3:00. The tour...More

3  Thank TootleLou2
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We booked this tour thru Celebrity Cruise Line as part of our Panama Canal cruise. We were picked up promptly by an air conditioned motor coach at the pier in Colon and driven through town during rush hour to a Melia hotel where we were...More

1  Thank Kathi E
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

We went on the Aventuras 2000 Eco canal tour but I think most tours will be similar . Organisation was ok but the guide did not speak great English and also did not have much in depth knowledge of wildlife . The lake itself and...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent guide, interesting locations , only thing keeping from being great was the baloney sandwich lunch Recommend for all ages

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

If you only have one tour to do in Panama canal area, this is the one you want to do. It starts on a motor boat cruise the more commercial path of the canal where you navigate along the commercial ships transiting and explore the...More

1  Thank Amélie B
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

A great day on the water with wildlife. As much fun as it is to be on the canal next to the cargo ships and realize just how big they are, the real fun starts when you get off th main path. When you start...More

Thank Samantha W
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Desk in lobby of resort Sorry do not even remember name of company