Travel to Panama to explore a staggering array of landscapes, from dense rainforests, rugged mountains and beautiful white sandy beaches to hundreds of untouched islands.

Why travel to Panama

A very fascinating destination, which is still largely undiscovered however our luxury travel experts can guide you to the best places to visit in Panama.

It is a small country, so it is perfect if you are slightly pushed for time. If you have slightly longer, Panama can be very easily combined with Costa Rica or other destinations in Central America. You can fill your days with all of the variety that Panama has to offer. Discover the colonial plazas of Panama City’s historic quarter, explore the beautiful Darién rainforest or soak up the Caribbean vibe at Isla Bastimentos.


Panamanian Balboa




GMT -05:00




December - April


Hello – Hola See you later – Hasta luego Nice to meet you – Encantada/o de conocerte Thank you so much – Muchas gracias Please – Por favor Excuse me – Disculpe I’m sorry – Lo siento


Same all year
28°C on average


Same all year


Inspirational trip ideas

These are simply suggestions for the kind of luxury tailor-made holiday you might have. Your custom travel itinerary will be
personalised, tweaked, and refined until it matches you completely.

Ideal Length: 14 days

The Best of Panama

Looking at Panama City’s modern skyline may remind you of Miami, but this is a land with a prolific history and culture and Casco Viejo, the old area of the city overlooking the bay of Panama, is rich with beautiful hotels, restaurants and bars for visitors to enjoy.

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We believe travel is precious

The world has transformed dramatically since cazenove+loyd was founded in 1993. On every trip we take, we wonder how that destination will look in another 30 years. We are passionate about our destinations and understand that it has become more important than ever to conserve their wildlife, habitats and communities for future generations.


Our Destination Expert’s top tip

Try the Geisha bean coffee which sells for as much as $1,000 USD a pound.

Adam Fry

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Central + South America, Polar regions and The Caribbean
Uncover history

The Inventor of ‘Murphy’s Law’ Was Born in Panama. The law states that “anything that can go wrong, will go wrong”. Edward A. Murphy, the person who this ”law” was named after, was born in the Panama Canal Zone in 1918.

Did you know

From the Baru Volcano You Can See the Sun Rise on the Pacific Ocean and Set on the Atlantic. This volcano is located at the Cordillera Central, the country’s largest mountain range. The highest point is 3,475 meters (11,400 feet), making it the highest point in Panama.

Where to stay

Best hotels in Panama

Nothing but the best. Browse our handpicked, tried-and-tested luxury Panama hotels.

American Trade Hotel, Panama City

The American Trade Hotel, located in the heart of historic Casco Viejo, seamlessly combines history and modern luxury.

Housed in a beautifully restored landmark building, this boutique hotel offers elegant rooms, a rooftop pool with stunning views, and a vibrant atmosphere, underpinned by colonial charm. A unique and stylish stay in Panama's capital, the central location provides easy access to cultural attractions, restaurants and nightlife.


Cala Mia, Chiriqui

Cala Mia Boutique Resort is a hidden gem nestled within a lush tropical paradise. With stunning ocean views and a tranquil atmosphere, this is a true haven of relaxation.

The resort's private villas and bungalows exude comfort and luxury, while the spa offers rejuvenating treatments. Guests can explore the vibrant marine life through snorkelling and diving excursions, or simply unwind on the picture-perfect beaches.


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