Panama - Panama City (PDF 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. Its cultural cocktail mix leads to a refreshing ‘anything goes’ attitude, more dynamic and fluid than that of its neighbors.
- catch a performance at one of historic Casco Viejo’s most striking venues, the Teatro Nacional, nestled among crumbling colonials, soaring churches and grand plazas
- reconnect with the past at the ruins of the original city, Panamá Viejo
- hike through 265 hectares of rainforest, just 10 minutes from downtown, in Parque Natural Metropolitano
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities & Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping.
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