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
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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 ...

  • Make a partial transit through the Panama Canal.
  • Enjoy an expert-led walking excursion in Willemstad and explore the Hato Caves.
  • Take in the magnificence of the famous golden altar at the San Jose Church in Casco Viejo.

General Notes

Ship and itinerary vary by date. Please refer to the date specific itinerary for details.
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