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Holidays in Panama

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Top hotels in Panama

Crowne Plaza Panama Airport
Crowne Plaza Panama Airport
4 out of 5
Ave. Domingo Diaz, Corregimineto De Tocumen Hacia El, Tocumen, Panama
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$150 per night from 18 Apr. to 19 Apr.
4.2/5Very Good! (975 reviews)

"Pretty expensive for Panama, especially for what all is not offered (no mini fridge or microwave and other items commonly found in nicer properties). What you really are paying for is the convenience of being near the airport and the shuttle service. The restaurant only offered a very expensive buffet ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2021

Crowne Plaza Panama Airport
Royal Decameron Panama All Inclusive
Royal Decameron Panama All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
KM 115 Carretera, Farallon, Rio Hato, Cocle
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$207 per night from 4 May to 5 May
3.7/5Good! (768 reviews)

"Big improvement from 10 years ago. With COVID restrictions it has helped as well to mitigate the crowd"…"

Reviewed on 12 Apr. 2021

Royal Decameron Panama All Inclusive
JW Marriott Panama
JW Marriott Panama
5 out of 5
Calle Punta Colon, Punta Pacifica, Panama City, Panama
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$174 per night from 30 Apr. to 1 May
4.3/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 7 Apr. 2021

JW Marriott Panama
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Top activities in Panama

Panama Holiday

Discover charming colonial architecture, fascinating wildlife, breathtaking scenery and a world-renowned canal at the crossroads between Central and South America. Home to an internationally famous canal, Panama is also a destination of incomparable natural beauty. Explore forest-clad mountains, relax on blissful tropical islands and spot wildlife on this narrow strip of land, fringed by Caribbean and Pacific coasts. Panama connects Central America with South America and was colonized by the Spanish in the 1500s. Today, Panama is home to diverse cultural groups.

Panama’s capital, Panama City, lies at the centre of the country. This intriguing city blends sleepy colonial districts with street markets, a fast-paced financial centre and an exciting nightlife. Panama City is a great base for visiting the country’s major attractions. Join a boat cruise along the Panama Canal, a fascinating feat of engineering that stretches for 48 miles (77 kilometres) from Panama City to Colón.

A varied landscape of rainforests, volcanos, mountains and wildlife reserves surround Panama City. Follow walking trails to spot tropical birds and monkeys in Soberanía National Park. Learn about native flora and fauna at Gamboa Rainforest Resort. Ride on horseback to the summit of Volcan Baru National Park, in the picturesque Chiriquí Province. Visit the Emberá and Wounaan communities in Darién National Park, a wilderness of beaches, jungles and mangrove swamps.

Go to the Caribbean coast to experience a culture influenced by Barbadians and Jamaicans. Unwind on white-sand beaches and snorkel at the idyllic islands of Bocas del Toro. Wander around the colonial ruins of Portobelo, the gateway to Isla Grande. Take a boat trip to the San Blas Islands, home to the Kuna people.

Panama’s beach life extends to the Pacific coast, too. Check out the resorts in Playa Coronado, join the carnival in Las Tablas or hit the surf breaks in Pedasi. Visit secluded islands such as Contadora and Taboga. Swim with multicolored marine life in the crystal-clear waters of Isla de Coiba.

Economic growth and a currency tied to the U.S. dollar make Panama one of Central America’s more expensive destinations. Enjoy consistently warm temperatures, history and gorgeous scenery in Panama.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Panama holiday package cost?
Get ready to book, because a getaway to Panama starts from an affordable . When you bundle your hotels, flights and car rentals into a package, you’ll land the biggest bargains.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Panama holiday package?
It’s difficult to predict what the future holds, so it’s good to know that you can change or cancel your Panama holiday package. If you made your booking in the last 24 hours, you may be eligible for a refund. If your booking is older, your airline, hotel or car rental company may charge a fee. Visit our Customer Service Portal for more information.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Panama?
Think of all the thrilling things you could do in Panama with an extra $200. If you bundle your hotel and flights into a package, that’s the amount you could save! You have so much choice with Expedia. In fact, you can choose from over 400 airlines and 1 000 000 hotels throughout the world. Whether you’re taking a break with the entire family or embarking on a solo adventure, planning a trip to Panama is better with a deal.
Where should I stay in Panama?
If you’d like to check out popular attractions such as Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Miraflores Locks, make sure you visit Panama City. Stay for a while to fully delve into this buzzing city.
What are the top hotels in Panama?
Hotel Riu Plaza Panama and Novotel Panama City know how to make their guests feel at home in Panama City. If your travel plans also include Bocas del Toro, look up Playa Tortuga Hotel Beach And Resort and Selina Bocas del Toro. Both are very popular with travellers.
When is the best time of year to visit Panama?
You’ll need to consider your priorities to find the right answer. Typically, you’ll land the best deals in November, while January is when hotel rates generally rise. Panama is at its busiest in July, June, April. If you’re in the mood for a more relaxed holiday, December, November, October would be a better time to pack your bags.
How far in advance should I book my Panama holiday?
It depends on the air carrier, but you can usually look up international airfares on Expedia up to a year in advance. While it’s a good idea to book ahead of time, lucky customers will sometimes find a cheaper seat only weeks before departure dates.
What does an Expedia Panama travel package include?
That depends on you. You can pick from a variety of Panama packages, such as a rental car, hotel and flight. You can also book a flight with a hotel, or a rental car with a flight. Once you’ve made your booking, you can add on the fun stuff like activities and tours. Whatever your ideal Panama holiday looks like, get set to save!
What should I know before booking a Panama travel package?
A travel package can be easier on the credit card than separately booking everything you need for your escape. For example, bundle your hotels, flights and rental cars and save a pretty penny. Whatever type of holiday you have in mind, there’s sure to be a package that suits your budget.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Panama holiday packages?
Expedia has partnered with online lender Affirm to help minimize any financial stress to do with your trip. This may be especially useful if your reason for travel arose unexpectedly. Book Now, Pay Later and split the cost of your hotel and activities holiday package over several payments.
Can I choose my airline with a Panama Expedia holiday package?
Yes, you sure can. Expedia has access to more than 550 partner airlines across the globe, so go with the carrier that matches your budget and travelling style.