Eco Tour To Monkey Island 8 hours

  • Covid-19 Safe
  • Private tour
  • Solo friendly
  • Family friendly

This eco tour Panama is a boat exploration of Lake Gatun and a great opportunity to see 4 different species of monkeys, all within 40 minutes of Panama’s capital city.

As you navigate the Gatun Lake you will encounter different animals that live in the rainforest surrounding the lake like sloths, different kinds of monkeys, iguanas, crocodiles, birds, etc. You will be taken to a beautiful spring fed water hole by canoe but for the adventurous, kayaks are available as well as fishing at the lake.

Our representative from the fleet transportation will pick you in the morning around 8:00am and take you to the lake.

This Monkey Island tour Panama starts in the morning at Gamboa Park. You will navigate in the Gatun Lake together with cruises, vessels, container ships or even submarines as they cross the Panama Canal. You will also see many other animal species such as toucans, sloths and many exotic birds.

You will stop for lunch at the floating lodge then the tour also gives you the chance to bath in spring fed natural pools and kayak in the lake in the afternoon or go fishing on the lake for a good peacok bass catch then we will take you back around 3:30pm to La Rampa in Gamboa to be taken back to your hotel where your eco tour Panama will end.

* Please check prices for full list of inclusions and exclusions

Inclusions and exclusions

  • Boat rides
  • English speaking driver/ guide
  • Cold drinks
  • Transportation included van and coaster bus
  • Lunch
  • Taxes
  • 0 to 3 years of age not allowed on the tour

Available in

English, Spanish

Available for

Children, Students, Adults, Seniors

Departure & Return

Start city: Panama City , Panama

Pick up times available: 8:00

Pick up location: Your hotel in Panama city

Ends at: Your hotel in Panama city

Nearest airport: Tocumen International Airport (PTY)

Covid-19 measures

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Eco Features:

  • Eco-friendly meals
    Eco-friendly meals
    Meal(s) in restaurant or snack(s) that is produced using locally sourced products, saving energy, recycling, biodegradable cleaning products, saving water resources etc.
  • Education & exploration
    Education & exploration
    The product is educational rather than entertainment focused - it respects and gives insight into local traditions and/or environment
  • Interaction with locals or nature
    Interaction with locals or nature
    The major part of the tour is spent on interacting with local communities, their representative(s) (other than guides) or observing the nature or animals without disturbing their natural habitat and environment

Cancellation policy

0% cancellation fee - 7 days or more before the travel date
50% cancellation fee - between 3-6 days before the travel date
100% cancellation fee - between 0-2 days before the travel date

Question and answer

"Is there kayaking during the morning as well? During the afternoon, do you have to choose between bathing in the springs, kayaking and fishing or is possible to do all three activities? Thanks Lowell"

Response from organiser:

Greetings from Panama! Kayaking is only available in the afternoon. Regarding your second question, Kayaking and spring bathing are one activity and fishing is the other activity. Time only allows for one activity in the afternoon.

Asked on 25 Mar 2021 by Lowell

from $160 per person

* Minimum of 1 adults are required on this tour


* Free cancellation until 7 days before departure