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Bird Watching in Gatun Lake - Panama Canal -

A unique birding in search of migratory and native aquatic and land birds including raptors, herons (cocoi), tucans, tanagers and also wildlife: monkeys, iguanas, sloths and alligators. An Exotic Birding opportunity from the comfort of a pontoon boat. Stretch, walk, and be at ease the complete morning doing what we like best: watching birds.  Tour start from Gamboa Town to Gatun Lake, Panama Canal, and is run in English by licensed bird-guide.



Tour  7:15 am till noon


Transfer to and from Panama City and Gamboa


Boat, captain, life jacket...canal locks crossing is not included.


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Private Tour


Other birding areas available

Pontoon boat4-5 hours of great birding and scenery

price from US$ 135 per pax

                      Minimum 2pax.



(From Panama City pick up 6:30am till noon = 6hrs... price is per person in USD)


Birding by Boat (BbB)




In the Chagres River and Lake Gatun of The Panama Canal


$ 97


Book The Birding by Boat Tour !

Note: No toilet in the boat.  The BbB start from Gamboa pier and take place in Gatun Lake and its various tributaries like the Chagres River. You will pass near cargo and cruise ships along the way.   For information about this tour contact us

Other birding tour and packages available: Panama Central, Panama East, Panama West,   check here     


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Here's several reasons why you should book with us:


Best Price & Value


Comfortable boat, strech legs any time (short walk)


Have a Big Group? We can help.


Top Notch Customer Service


Private Tour designed for Individuals or for Your Family!

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If you have a birding trip in mind, together we can design a custom tour.  The more information you provide, the easiest it will be for us to understand your needs and prepare a good itinerary.  Please send us your wish-list plus number of days as well as personal limitations: food, lodging and transportation, and how many companions.

We also offer pre-organize tours every month of the year. Many of these trips are organized in tandem with international organizations while other are prepared by ourselves. Some of these tours are guided by Gonzalo Horna while others are lead by local guides with great experience.


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Here's several reasons why you should book with us:
  Best Price & Value
  Comfortable Accommodation (when applicable)
  Trip designed for Individuals, Family
  Have a Big Group? We can help.
  Tour flexibility
  For Beginners and experience birders
  Tour flexibility
  Top Notch Customer Service
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Pipeline Road, Metropolitan Park, Plantation Road, Achiote Road.

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