TOCUMEN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT The airport is 26km N-E of Panama City, approximately 25 minutes from the heart of downtown Panama City.It is a small, dual level building and current airport, terminal expansion is currently in progress, there are various duty free stores ranging from cigars, fine liquors, electronic equipment, designer clothing artisan / cultural shops and fine jewelry. Upon arrival to Panama immigration, you will need to present the immigration form (handed out on the plane), your passport You will then proceed to the baggage claim carousels. There are metal carts available for transporting luggage (from the carousel's) to Customs. You will present customs officials with your passport and your customs form (handed out on the plane). You will then place your luggage through the X-ray machines, leaving your cart(s) behind. The aiportpoters are directly in front of x-ray machines in Maroon shirts and black caps, to assist you out of the baggage claim to your meet & greet personnel outside.
REQUIRED FORMS TO ENTER PANAMA 1 form per person needs to be filled in and presented with your passport, tourist card at the Immigration booth (there are several booths with plexi – glass windows) as soon as you walk down the stairs or come down the escalator. Also, if you are presented one with an American Airline logo (in the right hand corner) and you flew a different airline (Delta, Continental, Copa, etc..) it does not matter as the forms are universal and can be used with any of the airlines.
REQUIRED FORMS TOP ENTER PANAMA Customsform 1 per family. Please retain this copy until after you have collected your baggage from the baggage carousel and proceed to CUSTOMS to pass your bags through X-Ray. Present this form and show your passport again to the Customs officials and they will authorize you to pass through.
PANAMA CITY AND MIRAFLORES LOCKS TOUR TIME OF TRANSPORTATION: 25 MINUTES Capacity: Min. 10 / Max. 120 departures: Daily / Aprox. 8:30 a.m. Duration of the tour: FromPanama City4 hours aprox. From Gamboa Rainforest Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita 5 hours aprox. Include: Air Conditioner Bus, Bilingual Guide, Entrancefortouristicsites, Bottle of water. Recomendations: Clothes and shoes confortables, caporhats, sunglasses, sunblock, camera. Note: Please, knowthatthe Colonial District has been decide as a HumanityHistoricalHeritagebythe UNESCO and wejust can use mediumsize buses ( 25 seats ) forthis tour.
SHOPPING IN HANDCRAFT MARKET AND MALLS Time todestination: 5 minutes tomultiplaza mall & arts & craftsmarket 15 minutes Min. 10 / Max. 120 Departures: Daily / Aprox. 10:00 a.m. Duration: FromPanama City 6 hours aprox. From Gamboa Rainforest Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita 7 hours aprox. Includes: Transfers, Bilingual Guide, Bottle of Water, Recomendations: Confortables clothes and shoes Note: Thamajority of thecreditcards are accept in Panama. Rememberbring cash forbuysouvenirs and presentstoo.
EMBERA INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY Time todestination 1 hour CAPACITY: Min. 7 /Max. 45 Departures: Daily / Aprox. 8:30 a.m. Duartion of the Tour: FromPanama City7.0 hoursaproximately Includes: Air Conditioner Bus, Transfer in canoeuntilltheCommunity, Entraceto Chagres National Park, typical lunch fromEmbera Style, Bottle of Water, Bilingual Guide, Optional Box lunch ( itcouldbeaddedfor a minimumprice ). Recomendations: Watershoes and confortable clothes, swimwear, camera, sun block, hatorcap and cash tobuysouvenirs and Embera´stattoos. Note: Please, note thatprobably you couldwetonthecanoeride, In addition, is a walking tour thattakesaproximately 15 or 20 minutes (underimpact) *** Allthepersonsthattakesthis tour needtosign up a releaseformbefore you payit.
AERIAL TRAM AND ECOLOGICAL EXHIBITS TOUR AT GAMBOA RAINFOREST RESORT TIME TO DESTINATION: 45 MINUTES Capacity: Min. 7 / Max. 60 Departures: FromTuesday to Sunday Aprox. 8:15 a.m. / 9:30 a.m. / 12:30 p.m. / 2:00 p.m. Duration: FromPanama City 4 hours aprox. From Intercontinental Playa Bonita 4.5 hours aprox. Includes: Transfer, Bilingual Guide, AerialTram and EcologicalExhibits, Bottle of water. Recomendations: Confortable clothes and shoes (snickersorboatsforwalking), long pants, caps, sun block, sunglasses, camera y binoculars, bugsspray. Important note: This tour isavailableforalltheclients. Thewalking up totheobservationtower of 100 ft. Isoptional and have a regular level of dificulty.
AERIAL TRAM AND ECOLOGICAL EXHIBITS TOUR AT GAMBOA RAINFOREST RESORT
WILDLIFE OBSERVATION ON THE GATUN LAKE AND MONKEY ISLAND TOUR TIME TO DESTINATION: 45 MINUTES Capacity: Min. 10 / Max. 120 Departures: Daily / Aprox. 06:15 a.m./7:30 a.m. / 9:00 a.m. / 10:15 a.m./12:15p.m. 1:45 p.m. / 3:00p.m. Duration: FromPanama City 3 hours aprox. From Intercontinental Playa Bonita 3.5 hours aprox. From Gamboa Rainforest Resort 1 hourapprox. Includes: Transfers Bilingual Guide BoatrideontheGatun Lake Bottle of water What do you need? Confortable shoes and clothes, long pants, caps, sun block, sunglasses, camera y binoculars. Bugs spray.
PANAMA CANAL TRANSITS ON SATURDAYS TIME TO CANAL 25 MINUTES
ECOLOGICAL AND HISTORIC VIST TO ANTON VALLEYTIME TO ANTON VALLEY 1 ½ HOURS
CULTURAL AND HISTORIC VISIT TO PORTOBELO (ZIP LINE OPTIONAL) TIME TO PORTOBELLO 75 MINUTES
PANAMA CITY DINE-AROUND OPTIONSPanama City offers a variety of restaurants with different dishes to satisfy the most sophisticated gourmet. In addition to typical dishes, international cuisine is available in many hotels and restaurants; Chinese, Peruvian, Argentinean, Italian, French, Spanish. Japanese, Mexican, Korean, Hindustani, Arabian, Swiss, and American food, as well as a great number of seafood dishes can all be found here! Delectable local foods, ethnic specialties and sea food can be savored throughout Panama
EURASIA Maximum capacity : 80 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU SomeAppetizers… * Carrotsoup, pumpkin and ginger * Tomatosoup, zucchini and crab * Salad greens and grilled tuna * Salad of lettuce, raisins, paprika and grilledchicken * Eurasia tricolor vegetable The exquisite taste and different is what characterizes us. For this we created a tasting menu for you to choose the dishes you want to taste. We present small dishes, well proportioned, where you suddenly is so pleased with one as a number.Come and satisfy your palate. Some Dishes… * Sea basswithzucchini, onion and vegetable croquettes. * Twochicken curry (eggplant, tomatoes and nuts). * MalayChicken. * Steakwithtarragon and potatocroquettes and vegetables. * Aurora Grouper. Street 48 Bella Vista , Panama City Phone: 264-7859 Schedule: 12:00 – 15:00 19:00 – 22:30 Cuisine: Fusion / Eclectic PaymentOptions: Cash / From Gamboa Resort or Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 35 minutes. Reservations are required!
PEPERONCINI Maximum capacity : 80 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * Peperoncini SaladLettuce, pears, figs and manchego cheese* Country SaladLettuce, cherrytomatoes, pixvae and cheese in the country. Peperoncini restaurant offers creativity and is original in every detail. White, is per excellence, the dominant color - the chairs are in a vibrant orange and the walls are dressed with artworks of Cartooch all done in car paints, from where brightness flashes in its modern line which invites to be contemplated. Peperoncini Restaurant was thought to give modernism this special minimalistic slope - the minimalism sets the standard at the moment, but never must we forget to personalize it!....” Some Dishes… * Disguised CorvinaCoverwithslices of banana, tarragonwhite sauce and mashedpotatoes * MarinatedChickenBreastTomato salad with red onions * PrawnswithPassionFruit SauceSautéed vegetables and mashedpotatoes Street 49 & Street Uruguay, Bella Vista, Panama City Phone: 265-1312 / 265-3373 Cuisine: Italian / Fusion PaymentOptions: Cash / Everyday: 12:00 – 16:00 18:00 and ahead… From Gamboa Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 35 minutes. Reservations required! Some Desserts… * BlueberryCheesecake* Lemon Maná * Cup Vanillaor Chocolate Ice Cream.
TOMATE Y AMOR Maximum capacity : 80 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * SEA BASS MARINED IN COCONUT * SKEWERS GRILLED CHICKEN WITH PEANUT SAUCE* BABY PORTOBELLO MUSHROOMS SAUTEED * SHRIMP COCKTAIL * FRIED MIXED SEAFOOD CEVICHE FRIED, SQUID AND SPIDER We invite you to discover our culinary proposal, involve by the warm of wood, sprayed in the freshness of newly harvested and prepared by those who makes to cook a passion. Some Dishes… * CHARCOAL CHICKEN BREAST WITH A TOUCH OF LEMON PEPPER* MIXED GRILL * MINCED BEEF CHORIZO, BEEF, PORK BREAST Street 48 Bella Vista, Panama City Phone: 265-7256 Cuisine: International PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedules: MondaytoSaturday 12:00 – 14:30 18:30 – 22:30 From Gamboa Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 35 minutes Reservations Required! Some Desserts…* PASSION FRUIT SORBET* FOUR MILK * CHOCO-COCO
LA MAR Maximum capacity : 120 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU • Some Appetizers… • * Classic Ceviche • The freshest fish of the day in classic tiger milk • * CriolloCeviche • Fresh fish and octopus on the hot pepper tiger milk • * Tiger Milk • Allourtigermilkwithtreats from thesea • Some Dishes… • * Aphrodisiac PastaDelicate pasta withbabyclams, garlic, whitewine, parsley and butter • * Homemade Pasta • greennoodlesbreadedfish and chili sauce • Hawaiian saladlettuce, pineapple, carrot, red apple, celery, raisins and peppervinaigrette. • Some Desserts… • * Sorbetswithseasonalfruits • * Crunchy almond caramel mousse with lemon cream • * Fill crepes with chocolate passion fruit mousse and coconut sorbet La Mar Cebicheria is part of a Peruvian chain owned by Gaston of Astrid y Gaston fame. Excellent Peruvian cebiches and other delights are served up in a very modern atmosphere. The quality of the cebiche is very high and they also have a nice selection of cocktails, including the famous Pisco Sour, which is available here in an array of variations, from the traditional lemon to the mind-blowing passion fruit (maracuya). Street Guatemala, El Cangrejo, Panama City Phone: 209-3323 Cuisine: Peruana / Ceviche PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedules: Mondayto Friday 12:00 to 15:30 19:00 to 23:00 Saturday 12:30 to 23:00 Sundays 13:00 to 21:00 From Gamboa Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 35 minutes. Reservations Required!
SAKE Maximum capacity : 100 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax Gamboa Tours Panama, DMC
OLIVA & SAL Maximum capacity : 80 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax Gamboa Tours Panama, DMC
MENU Some Appetizers… * Coal octopus and snailsonmashed anise palmbulbous* Timbale of tuna withsalmon roe and softcheese* Bowline of riso of porcini and gouda center* Finitebeef in balsamicreduction and greenleavestoFunghi Oliva & Sal is a Mediterranean restaurant located in El Cangrejo. This elegant restaurant offers Mediterranean dishes, healthy eating and great taste of the Mediterranean all the way into Panama. Some Dishes… *Grilled prawns on Black Truffle Risotto* Jumbo Squid stuffed with crab au gratin and ratatouille aioli* Grilled octopus on tortilla coriander rustic mirror * Rack of lambonbutterbeans and chorizo in demiglace Angus Andalusian Street Guatemala, El Cangrejo, Panama City Phone: 269-6387 Cuisine: Mediterranean Payment Options: Cash / Schedule: Mondayto Friday 12:00 to 14:30 19:00 to 22:30 Saturdays ………….18:00 to 23:00 From Gamboa Resort and Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 35 minutes. Reservations are required! Some Desserts… * Oreo Cheesecakedrenched in dulce de leche * FruitKabobs * Cups with Mocha Mousse
AMADOR CAUSEWAY DINE-AROUND OPTIONS Gamboa Tours Panama, DMC
MENU Some Appetizers… * Bruschetta * FishFingers * Mix Ceviche * Hot ChickenWings Enjoy a cozy environment in the most privileged touristic spot of Panama City, Pencas Restaurant. We offer a variety of services and rooms for any social occasion or business event. Our menus offer a variety of foods for all the tastes: tender meats and fresh sea foods that honor our geographical position close to the sea. These menus are prepared in different ways to delight our customers with an exquisite taste along with an excellent presentation. All are served with our special Pencas Rice or other side dishes of our delicious cuisine. Some Dishes… * GrilledBeefFillet * Salmon * New York Steak * WholeFriedCrocker * Grilled BBQ Chicken Boulevard Amador, Causeway, Panama City Phone: 211-3671 Cuisine: International PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedule: 09:00 to 24:00 From Gamboa Resort takesapprox. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 20 minutes. No Reservations required!
ALBERTOS CAFÉ Maximum capacity : 200 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * Caprese Cheese * Napolitan Bread * Garlic Mushrooms * Caprese Salad Specifically Italian restaurant from Venice.This restaurant is decorated with Venice style has a fantastic scenery and an spectacular meal on his specialty.This restaurant has a quiet calm enough to enjoy or appreciate the beautiful scenery. Some dishes… * Meatlasagna * VegetarianLasagna * Pastas; fetuccini, Spaggetti, Farfale And penneRigate * Sauce: Bolognesa, Carbonara, Pomodoro Alfredo Fuerte Amador, Flamenco IslandPhone: 314-1134 Cuisine: Italian Payment Options: Cash / Schedule: 12:00 to 24:00 From Gamboa Resort takes approx. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takes approx. 20 minutes. No reservations required! Some Desserts… * Three Milk * Carrot Cake
BUCANEROS Maximum capacity : 150 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * Cream Of Broccoli * Sea Bass Ceviche With Apple * SeafoodSoup * ShrimpCroquettes Over the centuries, scores of conquistadors, pirates, and buccaneers have sailed the beautiful waters of Panama Bay and the Pearl Islands seeking treasure.Today, Bucanero´s continues the tradition by bringing you the truely fresh treasures of the Pacific and Caribbean. Lobster, giant crab, colossal prawns, fish, clams, calamari, scallops, and octopus all make for a world class seafood restaurant. Imported U.S. prime beef and local farm raised pork, beef, and chicken of excellent quality make for the best of both worlds. Experience the treasures of both the land and sea. At Bucanero´s there is something special for everyone.A gourmet dining experience awaits you. Some Dishes… * Sea Bass Garlic * Chicken In Mango Sauce * Seafood Spaghetti with oil * Sea Bass breaded with tartar sauce * Spring Rice Flamenco Island, Amador, Causeway, Panama City Phone: 314-0880 Cuisine: International PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedule: Everyday 12:00 to 24:00 From Gamboa Resort takesapprox. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 25 minutes. No Reservations required! Some Desserts… * Tres Leches * Flan
BUFFALOS Maximum capacity : 150 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
LAS BOVEDAS Maximum capacity : 80 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax Gamboa Tours Panama, DMC
MENU Some Appetizers… * SOUP OF THE DAY * ONION SOUP * SEAFOOD BROTH * SALAD THE VAULT The name comes from the vaults and dungeons that were under the protective wall of the Old Town in the pictures Plaza Francia. These cells have been converted into a sophisticated restaurant and bar. A visit to Café Las Bovedas is a very special experience, whether sitting outside on the plaza, or under the ancient roofs of stone and brick enclosing the cells centuries ago, but today have been artfully decorated. You can listen to live jazz some nights, especially on weekends. Some Dishes… * CAPTAIN HOOK SALMON * LEMON PEPPER TUNA * TUNA AND SALMON DUO * SHRIMP TO VICEROY Plaza de Francia, Casco Antiguo, Panama City Phone: 228-8058 Cuisine: French / International PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedules: MondaytoSaturday 18:00 to 23:30 From Gamboa Resort takesapprox. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 25 minutes. Reservations are required! Some Desserts… * MELVA STRAWBERRIES * PARFAIT * EXOTIC PUMP * LEMON SORBET
MANOLO CARACOL Maximum capacity : 100 pax Recommended capacity: 40 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * Shrimp Ceviche * Octopus Ceviche * MinestroneSoup A kitchen focused on the fresh, the historical roots of its epicenter, the Barbate fisherman from his childhood in Spain, as traveled and lived, the influences of Europe, Africa, Asia and America, which like the mix that inspires , which is cooked in the brain of Manuel Maduro, aka Manolo Caracol, and processing for emerging from a kitchen genius in harmony with how you feel, how you live: generous of spirit, generous pockets, abundant creativity, such as the tropics it has received. Some Dishes… * Rice withchicken * MeatLasagna * Rice withshrimps Street 3 at Av. Central Sur (in front of the National Theater) Panama City Phone: 228-4640; 228-9479 Cuisine: International Payment Options: Cash / Schedule : 18:00 to 23:00 From Gamboa Resort takes approx. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takes approx. 25 minutes. Reservations are required! Some desserts… * Chessecake * Fruit Salad
S`CENA / PLATEA Maximum capacity : 50 pax Recommended capacity: 30 pax
MENU Some Appetizers… * BLACKENED TUNA CARPACCIO * BEEF CARPACCIO WITH PARMESAN CRISP * TOMATO FARANDOLA In the restaurant S´cena, weofferyouMediterraneancuisine of thehighestquality. Hereyouwillliveunforgettableexperiences in a space full of history, with intense flavors and verypolitely, in a welcoming place, full of art and reservdedforsharing and enjoydeliciousmeals. In theOld Town of Panama City and overlookingthe sea, expectS´cena, a spacetomake a lunch ordinner in a memorable pleasure. Some Dishes… * MEDITERRANEAN SHELLFISH PAELLA * PORCINI DUSTED SEABASS FILET * BAKED LOBSTER TAILS 1st Street of San Felipe, Casco Antiguo, Panama City Phone: 228-4011 Cuisine: Mediterranean PaymentOptions: Cash / Schedule: 12:00 to 16:00 19:00 to 23:30 From Gamboa Resort takesapprox. 45 minutes and from Intercontinental Playa Bonita takesapprox. 25 minutes Reservations are required! Some Desserts… * WARM APPLE CRISP WITH VANILLA ICE CREAM * LEMON AND PASSION FRUIT TARTELETTE