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Ancon Expeditions of Panama

Calle Elvira Mendez | Edificio Dorado, # 3, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 269-9415
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Well planned, excellent tour & tour guide

I used them to do my airport transfers to my hotel & for the whole Panama tour - very reliable... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
a-wt-p
Outstanding Tour for the Entire Family

Our family of four, including two boys 8 and 11, had a wonderful time with Rich and Jorge. The... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
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“boat adventure” (20 reviews)
“gatun lake” (9 reviews)
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Calle Elvira Mendez | Edificio Dorado, # 3, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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+507 269-9415
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"boat adventure"
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"miraflores locks"
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"gatun lake"
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"soberania national park"
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"biodiversity museum"
in 7 reviews
"casco viejo"
in 7 reviews
"picnic lunch"
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"barro colorado"
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"rich cahill"
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"container ships"
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"bocas inn"
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"partial canal transit"
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"private tour"
in 8 reviews
"always on time"
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"day trip"
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"howler monkeys"
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

I used them to do my airport transfers to my hotel & for the whole Panama tour - very reliable, punctual. Everything on the tour was exactly as they had described it - b'fast snack, lunch, snacks, drinks, etc.. Tour commentary thru out the tour...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Our family of four, including two boys 8 and 11, had a wonderful time with Rich and Jorge. The entire team was professional and knowledgeable. Rich was amazing with the kids and kept us all entertained the entire time with his fascinating stories. We saw...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We had an enjoyable day from start to finish. Nikolais was very knowledgeable of "all things Panama” and we came away knowing not only a lot about the natural wildlife but also the history of Panama and its people. Seeing monkeys up close was amazing!...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had an incredible week in Panama through Ancon Expeditions. They worked with us to customize a week of private tours including the rainforest boat adventure, fishing and four days of bird watching. Our bird guides, Roberto and Raul were knowledge and worked hard to...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I went on a Rainforest Boat Adventure with Ancon Expeditions and had a wonderful time. I was picked up in Casco Viejo and we had a smooth ride with a van to Gamboa. During trip I learned a lot about Panama City, Canal and lake...More

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Ancon-Expeditions, Guest Relations Manager at Ancon Expeditions of Panama, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks so much for your great feedback, we are happy you enjoyed the tour with us! Come back soon!

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Panama is an interesting venue,in between two oceans,the City is well developed and well kept but the country side is more laissé allé with lots of waste along the roads.Not a good site. The canal,rain forest and coffe plantation were the highlight of our guided...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We can't thank Ancon Expeditions enough, and we can never say how grateful we were to spend the time on the Discovery with Rich Cahill as our guide. Rich enhanced our trip, every day, with his outstanding storytelling. Our special privilege was to have the...More

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Ancon-Expeditions, Director of Sales at Ancon Expeditions of Panama, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you so much Mary Anne for sharing your experience from our special Ancon Expeditions anniversary program - we'll forward your praises to Richard and the rest of the team and hope you return soon! All the best for 2018!

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We just returned from a very successful week visit to Panama that was all arranged by Ancon. The trip was divided into three parts- Panama City, Boquete (Cloud Forest) and Boca Chica (Pacific maritime park). All the accommodations were great, logistics went flawlessly, and of...More

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Ancon-Expeditions, Director of Sales at Ancon Expeditions of Panama, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we hope you come back soon! All the best for th new year!

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

We recently returned from nearly 2 weeks in Panama, all of it arranged by Ancon. We went through the canal on the Discovery (a catamaran) and got to spend two nights on Gatun Lake in the middle of the lake. Each day was an adventure...More

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Ancon-Expeditions, Director of Sales at Ancon Expeditions of Panama, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your experience, we wish you the best for the new year and hope to have you back in Panama soon!

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great full day private tour of the Miraflores Locks Visitors Center with our guide, Carlos. He was very informative, knew the answers to our questions and was very personable. You could tell that he really knew his stuff and he enjoys his...More

Thank Christine375
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