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Capital City: Panama

Currency: US Dollar, Panamanian balboa

Official languages: Spanish

Neighbouring countries: Costa Rica, Colombia

Interesting places to visit include: Panama Canal, Gatun Lake, Ancon Hill, Biomuseo, Avenida Balboa

Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST -5)

Largest City: Panama City

You can get from Panama City to San Jose by bus or flight. The cheapest option to travel from Panama City to San Jose is by coach bus, which costs only USD 55. However, the journey takes about 17 hours. The most popular option is also the flight, offering the most direct trip! The fastest …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Manzanillo by ferry + bus, or ferry + public transport. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Manzanillo Limon Province is by ferry + public transport, which typically costs about USD 20. The journey takes a bit over 4.5 hours. The most popular option …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Boquete by ferry + shared shuttle, ferry + public transport, ferry + private transfer, or rental car. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Boquete is by ferry + shared shuttle, which costs only USD 30. The journey takes about 4.5-5 hours. The most …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to San Jose by ferry + shared shuttle, ferry + private transfer, ferry + public transport, or a flight. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to San Jose is by ferry + public transport, which costs only USD 26. The journey takes 8 hours. The …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Limon by ferry taxi + shared shuttle or ferry+ public transport. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Limon is by ferry + public transport, which costs only USD 20. The journey takes 5.5 hours. However, the most popular option and also the fastest …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Cahuita by ferry + bus, public transport or private transfer. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Cahuita is by ferry + public transport. This includes taking a ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante, followed by a series of local buses to Cahuita. …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Panama City by ferry + bus, ferry + private transfer, a flight, or ferry + rental car. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Panama City is by ferry + bus, which costs only USD 48. The journey takes 10.5 hours. The most popular …

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You can get from Bocas del Toro to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca by shared shuttle + ferry, or public transport + ferry. The cheapest option to travel from Bocas del Toro to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is by ferry + public bus, which costs about USD 6! The journey takes about 3 hours. The most …

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Traveling the “Gringo Trail” through Central and South America by land is an amazing adventure. However, when crossing from Panama to Colombia, the Pan-American Highway is split by the Darien Gap, a dense (and dangerous) jungle.  For those who’d rather not take their chances hiking through a jungle full of drug smugglers, hungry animals, poisonous …

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Walk along the waterside promenade, watch people dancing, and get to know local inhabitants. Often it is the small things that make your day special. 1. Walk along the waterside promenade  The waterside promenade in Panama City is a lively place and connects downtown with the old city of Panama. It is predestinated for walks …

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