San Lorenzo & Gatun Locks

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$95.99 / Person
Colon (Panama Canal) Panama
Moderate Activity Level
No Minimum Age
Snack Only
4.5 hours
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Relive the adventures of Captain Henry Morgan at the San Lorenzo Fort and visit the Panama Canal.  

On this excursion you will: 

  • Begin your journey with a scenic motor coach ride through the lush rain forest en route to the one of the largest forts built in Panama, the San Lorenzo Fort.   
  • Traverse a drawbridge across the Gatun Locks to reach the fort, you will have the opportunity to see the walls of the chambers at close range and the Caribbean Sea.  
  • Enjoy a walking tour of this 16th century fortress, with amazing views of the Chagres River and the Caribbean Sea.  
  • Learn the history of the pirates and buccaneers that sailed these waters for centuries and Captain Morgan’s attack on San Lorenzo.  
  • Enjoy exploring the forts Gatun Locks lookout area to view the Canal’s largest set of locks. 

Note:  A light snack and water are included.  This excursion involves walking over uneven ground.  Comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen and a hat are recommended.  Guests must be able to climb several steps at the Gatun Locks.  Be advised there may be up to a 30 minute wait to cross the Gatun Locks if ships are going through the canal. 

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