Places to Visit in Panama

For a small country, there is a lot to be explored in Panama, from the coffee plantations and cloud forests in the highlands of Chiriquí and Boquete; the contrast between the old and new sectors of Panama City; and the idyllic beach retreats of Bocas del Toro archipelago and the San Blas Islands. On a trip to Panama, you can experience the complete contrast between the modern business district of the capital city with indigenous communities of the Kuna people in the San Blas Islands, each just a short flight away from each other. We've put together our top picks for where to go in Panama to ensure you discover the best this country has to offer.

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Chiriqui & Boquete

Central America > Panama

In the west of the country, close to the border with Costa Rica, this is the best place to enjoy Panama's lush heartland. Read more

Bocas Del Toro

Central America > Panama

Bocas del Toro is the westernmost province of Panama on the Caribbean side of the country, bordering Costa Rica. Read more

Panama City

Central America > Panama

Start your Panamanian holiday with a couple of nights in cosmopolitan Panama City, whose Manhattan-like skyline combines with the ruined ‘old’ district and the narrow streets of the colonial-era area. Read more

San Blas Islands

Central America > Panama

A Caribbean archipelago offering tropical beach paradise alongside living, breathing indigenous tribal culture. Read more

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