Trans-Isthmian Railroad Route

Operated by: Ancon Expeditions
Panama Canal Railway - Tiqy, Trans-Isthmian Railroad Route
335.00 (USD)

Cross from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea with this 10-hour tour from Panama City to Colon. You will find your local guide at the lobby of your hotel and then, you will board the transisthmian train of the Panama Canal while enjoying a panoramic tour. Then, you will walk through the San Lorenzo National Park and admire its old Castle. You will have lunch and before returning, you will get to know the visitor centre of Agua Clara. The tour will end at the same starting point.

  • Visit the expansion of the Panama Canal.
  • Panoramic ride in the trans-isthmian train of Panama.
  • Walk through the San Lorenzo National Park.


Monday to Friday


10 hours


Your hotel in Panama City


Your hotel in Panama City


English and Spanish

Detailed Description

The starting point will be early in the morning, at your hotel in Panama City. Where the bus that will transfer you to the Corozal train station will be waiting for you along with your local guide. Next, you will go to the transisthmian train of the Panama Canal and you will start with this 10-hour adventure.

On the way, you will admire the beautiful forests of the Soberania National Park and you will be surprised to cross from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea in just 1 hour. Arriving in Colón, you will be transferred by bus to the famous San Lorenzo National Park, where you will admire some wild animals such as howler monkeys, sloths, toucans and much more. Together with your local guide, you will walk until you reach the old Castle of San Lorenzo where you will hear the narrations of its colonial history.

Next, you will make a brief stop to rest and enjoy a local lunch at the Shelter Bay Marina and then, you will be transported to the Panama Canal visitor centre, at the Agua Clara locks, where you will appreciate the moment when huge ships cross from one ocean to another through the set of locks.

Finally, you will prepare to return to Panama City, where on this occasion you will get on the bus to return on the highway until you get back to the same starting point, at your hotel in Panama City.

Ticket Price (USD)
From 2 to 3 persons (P/P) 335.00 (USD)
From 4 or more persons (P/P) 210.00 (USD)
Trans-Isthmian Railroad Route includes:

- Bilingual naturalist guide.
- Breakfast.
- Lunch.
- Entrances to San Lorenzo and the centre of the Panama Canal Expansion.
- Train tickets.
- Pick up and return to your hotel in Panama City.

Trans-Isthmian Railroad Route Doesn't Include:

- Tips.
- The price of the tour does not include the 7% tax.

- Binoculars.
- Camera.
- Hat.
- Sunscreen.
- Repellent.
- Light clothes.
- Comfortable walking shoes.

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