Panama Canal Enthusiast’s Private Tour

Discover all about the canal, the ships that transit through the canal, its history, its expansion and more

On this full day tour, specially built for the canal enthusiasts, you will visit the following sites:

Experience the marvel of engineering of both the original locks in Miraflores and the new expansion locks in Agua Clara along with spectacular views of the Gatun Lake. Throughout the entire tour, our knowledgeable guide will offer comprehensive insights into the canal, covering its history and operational details.

Panama Canal Agua Clara Locks Visitors Center $
The new visitors center offers spectacular views of the new locks following the expansion of the canal, and also Lake Gatun. You will be able to see the operation of the Panama Canal and maybe post-panamax vessels transiting the locks.
$ Tickets can be purchased during the booking process or onsite.

Panama Canal Museum $
Step into a world where history meets innovation at the Panama Canal Museum and immerse yourself in the captivating tale of one of the world’s most engineering marvels. The Canal museum is a treasure trove of knowledge, offering a fascinating journey through the creation, expansion, and significance of the Panama Canal.
$ Tickets can be purchased during the booking process or onsite.

Panama Canal (Miraflores Locks Visitors Center + IMAX) $
Located right in front of the Miraflores locks on the Pacific side of Panama, this is where you can see up-close the operations of the canal and the transiting ships through one of the original locks.
$ Tickets can be purchased during the booking process or onsite.

  • Days availables


  • Duration


  • Included

    • Private transportation
    • Private guide
    • Bottled water
    • Taxes
  • Not included

    • Entrance fees to Panama Canal Miraflores & Agua Clara Visitors Centers
    • Entrance fees to the Canal Museum
    • Lunch / Meals
    • Gratuities
  • What to bring

    • Passports of all passengers (mandatory)
    • Hat / Cap / Sunglasses
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Light & comfortable clothes
    • Cash (USD) for meals and souvenirs
  • Difficulty

    • Level: Easy
    • Details: Little walking (1h to 2h), some stairs.
    • Suggested age: All ages



  • Please note that currently the Miraflores visitors center is going through a major renovation. Because of that, the museum and the top floor observation deck are currently closed. Only smaller balcony on a lower floor will be opened during the renovations.
  • This tour must be booked at least 2 days in advance of the tour date.
  • Kids 0-5yo are always free
  • Cancellation terms and conditions

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