Panama - Panama City (Chapter)
This is the Panama City chapter from Lonely Planet's Panama guidebook.
The most cosmopolitan capital in Central America, Panama City is both vibrant metropolis and gateway to tropical escapes. Many worlds coexist here. Welcoming both east and west, Panama is a regional hub of trade and immigration.
- explore history-filled Casco Viejo, a rapidly gentrifying neighbourhood of crumbling colonials, soaring churches and grand plazas
- reconnect with the past at the Panamá Viejo ruins, the original Panama City
- hike through Parque Natural Metropolitano, 265 hectares of rainforest just 10 minutes from downtown
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Sights, Activities, Courses, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.
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