Monkey Island, Panama City

#3 of 18 in Parks in Panama City
Island · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Monkey Island allows you to explore a jungle lake and get up close and personal with a wide variety of monkeys. The tours here explore Lake Gatun, stopping off at various spots to interact with four different species of monkeys. Experience the monkeys personally, as they climb on you and snatch food. See many other wild animals including crocodiles, toucans, sloths, iguanas, turtles, and numerous exotic birds. The tour also includes the chance to paddle to a natural spring swimming pool and fish for native fish in the lake. Tasty local Panamanian food is served on a banana leaf while on the tour. See Monkey Island and all Panama City has to offer by arranging your trip with our Panama City trip builder tool.
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  • My friend and I wanted to explore the wildlife near Panama City and we chose the Monkey Island tour with Jerin and John. They were amazing tour guides! Super friendly and so knowledgeable about the...  more »
  • Was so amazing taking a boat ride in the Canal next to huge cargo ships. We found several monkeys and some come right up to the boat. A really neat experience that my teens enjoyed.  more »
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