Panama Canal Cruises
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Panama Canal Cruises

A cruise to the Panama Canal must be one of the great experiences of a lifetime, as you cruise through the lush green forestry either side of this marvellous waterway. Cruise through Central America between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea as you travel between Fort Lauderdale or Miami and San Diego or Los Angeles or the reverse.

Your cruise ship will be lifted by a feat of mechanics aided by on-shore locomotives through three locks, passing man-made lakes, channels made through rock and dense jungle greenery.

You'll visit exotic ports of call such as Aruba where you can clearly see the Dutch heritage as well as enjoy the beautiful beaches. Sail to historical Cartagena in Colombia and Costa Rica - a destination of abundant natural wonders and shop, relax and people-watch in the town square or see cliff divers plunge gracefully into the water at La Quebrada in Acapulco.

The Panama Canal is one of cruising's most unforgettable experiences. The 51 mile long man-made canal takes a full day to cruise and will take you from Colon in the Caribbean and Panama City on the Pacific side. Make your cruise to the Panama Canal an even richer experience with a shore excursion offered by many cruise lines. Take a stimulating ride through the brush on an off-road adventure in Oranjestad. Find refuge from the sun under a thick canopy of trees amid the calls of birds and monkeys as you hike through the Carara Biological Reserve in Puntarenas. Discover the Gatun Locks in Panama and take time out to explore the stunning surrounding area by taking a kayaking ecological tour through the islands that surround Gatun Lake.

Cruising in the Panama Canal is usually best between the months of October and April when the weather is warmer in the South and it is the dry season in Central America. You can expect temperatures to reach around 30C.
 

A Taste of Cruises to Panama Canal
Magellan
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Trans Panama Experience
10th Jan 19 - 12 nights
From £1425pp
Carnival Sunrise
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Costa Rica, Caribbean and Panama Canal
26th May 19 - 16 nights
FREE New York City Stay!
From £1449pp
Norwegian Star
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Panama Transit with Los Angeles Stay
31st Jan 19 - 16 nights
Includes FREE Los Angeles Stay
From £1699pp
Coral Princess
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3nt Los Angeles & 15nt Panama Canal-Ocean to Ocean
4th Dec 18 - 18 nights
Includes FREE Los Angeles Stay , Other Dates Available nov 18 - mar 19
From £1963pp
Norwegian Star
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The Pride of Panama from Miami
29th Nov 18 - 16 nights
From £1999pp
Norwegian Star
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Panama Transit with Miami Stay
14th Feb 19 - 16 nights
FREE Hotel Stay In Miami!
From £1999pp
Island Princess
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1nt Fort Lauderdale & 15nt Panama Canal Fly-Cruise
19th Nov 18 - 16 nights
From £2005pp
Vision of the Seas
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Panama Canal With FREE Florida Stay
14th Nov 19 - 18 nights
Full Transit Of The Panama Canal
From £2099pp
Nieuw Amsterdam
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5* Panama Canal & Mexican Riviera
2nd Mar 19 - 16 nights
5*Luxury Cruising
From £2249pp
Volendam
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5* Luxury Panama Canal
18th Mar 19 - 17 nights
Includes Hotel Stay In Fort Lauderdale
From £2299pp
Volendam
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Luxury Cruise of the Panama Canal
17th Jan 19 - 17 nights
Includes Hotel Stay In Fort Lauderdale
From £2299pp
Vision of the Seas
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Panama Canal with FREE Los Angeles Stay
28th Nov 18 - 18 nights
From £2399pp
Magellan
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Christmas & New Year Caribbean, Mexico & Trans
16th Dec 18 - 37 nights
Overnight Onboard In Barbados & Cozumel,Mexico
From £2470pp
Amsterdam
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Cruise to the Panama Canal
6th Jan 19 - 17 nights
Includes FREE Los Angeles Stay
From £2499pp
Columbus
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1nt Auckland & 42 Night London to Auckland Cruise
5th Jan 19 - 43 nights
From £4612pp
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