Monkey Islands and the Sloths Sanctuary Tour
This Monkey Islands and the Sloths Sanctuary shared tour starts at 7:15am and lasts 5 hours. The tour includes pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or residence in Panama City, a boat tour around 4 Monkey Islands and a visit to the Sloths Sanctuary, the butterflies garden and the exhibition of frogs and orchids. The tour ends at 11:30am with your transfer back to your hotel or residence in Panama City. You will arrive at your hotel or residence around 12:30pm.
- Boat tour around 4 Monkey Islands
- Explore the Sloths Sanctuary
- Visit the butterflies, frogs and orchids exhibitions
Your Hotel / Residence in Panama City
Your Hotel / Residence in Panama City
Spanish / English
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This Monkey Islands and the Sloths Sanctuary shared tour starts at 7:15am with your pick-up at your hotel or residence in Panama City. After picking you up, you will be transferred by car to the Gamboa public pier. You will arrive at the Gamboa public pier around 8:20am and you will board a boat that will take you along the Lake Gatun to the Monkey Islands. During your boat transfer on the Lake Gatun, you can observe the big ships leaving the Panama Canal, while your guide tells you about the history of the Panama Canal.
Upon arriving at the Monkey Islands, you will do a boat trip through the 4 Monkey Islands. You can see monkeys such as the titi monkeys, white-faced capuchin monkeys and howler monkeys in their natural habitat. The boat tour around the Monkey Islands lasts approximately 1 hour and your guide will be providing you with interesting facts about the species of monkeys that you will see on the 4 islands.
At the end of your boat trip around the 4 Monkey Islands, you will return to the Gamboa public pier. A driver will wait for you at the pier to take you to the Gamboa Rainforest Reserve, there you will be given a few minutes to go to the bathroom if you wish.
Then, you will continue your transfer by car to the Sloths Sanctuary. In the sanctuary you can observe sloths who have been rescued and you will also hear about their life, habits and the efforts made by volunteers and specialized guides for the conservation of this specie.
After visiting the Sloths Sanctuary, you will visit the butterfly garden, where you will see the butterflies that live in the rainforest, such as the colorful Blue Morpho Butterfly. Finally, you will visit the frogs and orchids exhibitions. Your guide will be with you during the visit to each of the sites and will be given information about each specie. Your visit to the frogs and orchids exhibitions will culminate approximately at 11:20am.
Your driver will be waiting for you at the exit of the exhibitions to transfer you back to your hotel or residence in Panama City. You will arrive at your hotel or residence around 12:30 pm.
Tour Tickets (may vary by date)
|General (01 - 01) (P/P)||300.00 (USD)|
|General (02+) (P/P)||150.00 (USD)|
|Child (Age 5 - 12) (P/P)||93.75 (USD)|
|Child (Age 0 - 4) (P/P)||0.00 (USD)|
7:15am - 7:30am
Pick up at your hotel or residence in Panama City
7:30am - 8:20am
Transfer by car to the Gamboa public pier
8:20am - 8:40am
Board the boat at the Gamboa public pier. Boat transfer to the Monkey Islands
8:40am - 9:40am
Boat tour around the Monkey Islands
9:40am - 10:00am
Return by boat to the Gamboa public pier
10:00am - 10:10am
Car transfer to the Gamboa Rainforest Reserve
10:10am - 10:25am
Arrival at the Gamboa Rainforest Reserve (use of bathrooms)
10:25am - 10:30am
Car transfer to the Sloths Sanctuary
10:30am - 11:30am
Visit to the sloths sanctuary, butterflies garden, frogs and orchids exhibitions
11:30am - 12:30pm
Transfer back to your hotel / residence in Panama City
- Round trip form your hotel / residence in Panama City.
- Boat trip on the Gatun Lake.
- Boat trip around 4 Monkey Islands.
- Entrance to the sloths sanctuary.
- Entrance to the butterflies garden.
- Entrance to the orchids garden.
- Entrance to frog exhibition.
- Bilingual guide.
- Bottle of water.
- Comfortable clothes.
- Mosquito spray.
- Cancel 24 hours before the tour start time for a full refund. There are no refunds available after this point.