Panama History Private Tour

Experience this captivating journey through Panama City's rich history as you explore its storied streets and iconic landmarks.

From the ancient ruins of Panama Viejo to the vibrant Casco Viejo district, immerse yourself in a tapestry of colonial architecture, tales of conquistadors, and the fascinating narrative of a city bridging the old and the new. On this tour you will visit:

Panamá Viejo Historical Monument Complex (also known as Panamá La Vieja) $
It’s the remains of the first Spanish settlement on the Pacific coast and former capital of the country. This is an excellent site to appreciate the historical structures of the first city founded by the Spanish conquistadors.
$ Tickets can be purchased during the booking process or onsite.

Mi Pueblito, which means “My Little Village” $
This little village showcases the prevailing customs, traditions and history of our country. All in one area, you can step inside a typical Afro-Caribbean, peasant and Indigenous house that showcases the main characteristics of these various cultures.
$ Tickets can be purchased during the booking process or onsite cash only.

Afro-Antillian Museum
This museum pays tribute to the 30,000-plus black West Indians who made up the vast majority of the Canal’s foreign laborers, many of whom died doing this dangerous work. See reconstructed examples of Afro-Antillanos’ dismal living conditions, photos and artifacts.

Casco Viejo also called Casco Antiguo (the Old Town)
Located in Panama City, is a historic district renowned for its vibrant blend of colonial architecture and contemporary flair. With its cobblestone streets, colorful buildings, and charming plazas, Casco Viejo offers a captivating atmosphere where visitors can explore centuries-old landmarks, trendy art galleries, chic restaurants, and lively nightlife. You will also be able to see the Cinta Costera, Avenida Balboa, Las Americas Bridge and the Fish Market (Mercado de Mariscos).

  • Days available

    Tuesday to Sunday

  • Duration


  • Included

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

    • Entrance fees to Mi Pueblito and Panama Viejo
    • 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-Moderate
    • Details: Some walking (2-3 hours), lots of stairs to reach a viewpoint.
    • Suggested age: All ages



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