This is a once in a lifetime chance to see two oceans in one hour by traveling the Isthmian Railroad, the world s first Trans-Continental railroad. Depart Colon City on the Caribbean Coast. Travel by train running parallel with the Panama Canal and enjoy the amazing views of the Gatun Lake. Hear stories of famous people such as Christopher Columbus and Ferdinand de Lesseps. Pass through the rainforest and get a glimpse of this remarkable eco-system. Cross the Continental Divide to the Pacific side. Finally tour the Gatun Lock and the old Canal Zone.