The Fantasia del Mar in the Miraflores Locks
Some local companies offer
partial half day Panama Canal Transits and full Panama Canal
Transits as well.
Best contact the information desk in your
Hotel for up to date contact information, for tour cost and dates.
Normally those tours go out on Saturdays.
have the time its well worth to do one of those tours as it
gives you the best views and understanding of how the Panama
Canal works and of its magnitude, as well for the best views
of all parts of the Panama Canal.
The Pacific Queen doing a
Panama Canal Transit
The Pacific Queen offers 1
full transit per month which is on a Saturday.
Partial Panama Canal transits are offered every Saturday
They may depart from Flamenco Island at 7:30 am for a north
bound partial transit, or we will provide a bus departing
from Flamenco Island at 10 am to Gamboa for the southbound
transit to Flamenco Island. Usually only one partial will be
provided, morning or afternoon. Partial transits cruise
through both Pacific sets of locks (Miraflores and Pedro
Miguel), and the Gailard Cut.
See the One-day
Panama Canal cruise Schedules here
on their website.