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MEXICO / GUATEMALA / COSTA RICA / NICARAGUA / PANAMA / COLOMBIA / BAHAMAS

Adventures Afloat: Panama Canal Adventure: Exploring Mexico, Colombia, Guatemala & Panama

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Program #20414RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
One of the greatest feats of engineering in the world, the Panama Canal offers not only a passage of convenience for travelers and business, but a scenic and historic route to be relished by visitors. Delight in a journey that leads through this icon and into the countryside and cityscapes of Mexico, Colombia, Guatemala and Panama.


Highlights

• Walk along the picturesque cobblestone streets of Puerto Vallarta and visit the Church of Guadalupe.
• Experience daily life in the villages around Huatulco before learning about coffee harvesting at a nearby plantation.
• Watch vessels pass through the Panama Canal and transit the canal yourself as you learn the history and impact of a great feat of engineering.


Activity Notes

Walking up 1.5 miles during shore excursions; cobblestone streets and uneven surfaces; some stairs without handrails.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival San Diego, Calif., 1 night; embark ms Statendam, 15 nights (ports of call include Puerto Vallarta (Mexico), Huatulco, Puerto Quetzal (Guatamala), Corinto (Nicaragua), Puerto Caldera (Costa Rica), Panama Canal, Cartagena (Colombia), Half Moon Cay (Bahamas)); disembark Fort Lauderdale, Fla., departure.

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16 nights of accommodations
45 meals: 16 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 16 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips

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