Caribbean/Panama Canal
The Southern Caribbean and Panama Canal: A Journey Through History and Nature
Come explore the Southern Caribbean and learn about its colonial architecture, natural monuments and a world-renowned cathedral. Plus, make a partial transit of the Panama Canal!
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Program No. 15591RJ
12 days
Starts at
Flights start at
12 days
11 nights
32 meals
11B 10L 11D
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At a Glance

Discover the interplay of humans and nature in the Caribbean, learn about efforts to conserve the natural wonders of Costa Rica and make a partial transit of the Panama Canal, observing the operation of its busy locks and delving into the story of one of history’s greatest feats of engineering.
Activity Level
On Your Feet
Walking unassisted up to one hour at a time. Wheelchairs prohibited due to docking methods.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • View colorful fish and coral on a Glass Bottom boat ride off the coast of Half Moon Caye.
  • Enjoy an expert-led walking excursion in Willemstad and explore the Hato Caves.
  • Onboard lectures delve into the European, and especially Dutch, influence on the Caribbean.
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