Ocean-to-Ocean Panama Canal Boat Tour

  • 16 Ratings

Travel from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean in a single day as you journey across the Panama Canal. Travel between jungle-filled shores as you experience this iconic voyage on board a state-of-the-art ferry.

Duration: 12 hours
Cancellation: 30 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Ride the rising and falling tides of all three of the Canal's iconic locks: Pedro Miguel, Miraflores and Gatun
  • Sail under the magnificent Bridge of the Americas, which connects the freshwater canal to the Pacific Ocean
  • Squeeze through the smallest part of the canal and pass under the Centenario Bridge as you look out for local wildlife
  • Laugh and learn with commentary from bilingual guides, who narrate the most noteworthy parts of the journey
  • Sample traditional Panamanian cuisine with a buffet-style lunch that fuels you up for all the sightseeing

What's Included

  • Cruise through the Panama Canal
  • Bilingual narrator
  • Unlimited soft drinks and bottled water
  • Continental breakfast and buffet-style lunch
  • Round-trip transportation from your hotel

Additional Information

  • The Panama Canal Authority reserves the right to change the transit times depending on the ship traffic on the Panama Canal. Please do not book time-sensitive events on the day of your tour.

  • You will receive a full refund with 30 days' advance notice, a 50% refund with 15-29 days' advance notice and no refund with under 15 days' notice.

Customer Reviews

  • 16 Ratings

  • Ronald

The boat was very crowded but very well organized.

March 20, 2018

  • Evelina

The guide was very informative and approachable. The food was good. The experience was terrific.

January 23, 2018

  • Lucy

The Ocean to Ocean Panama Canal Transit tour was fantastic! I learned so much and the guide and staff were great. Thanks for making this day a highlight of my vacation.

January 22, 2018
Panama City, Panama