From $70 Price per person – Half Day Tour

Discover El Chorrillo – Unfiltered Panama City

Welcome to the Experience in El Chorrillo, Panama City!

Panama Travel – Other Tours

In the heart of El Chorrillo

Prepare to immerse yourself in the real Panama, where you’ll witness the history, resilience, and vibrant spirit of the local community. This tour takes you on a journey through the heart of El Chorrillo, unveiling the hidden gems and untold stories of this neighborhood.
Unwind, reflect on your journey, and celebrate the indomitable spirit of El Chorrillo with the locals.

Half – Day Tour

From $ 70

Price per person

Tour suitable/available for your stop of less than 1 day in Panama City.

Prepare to immerse yourself in the real Panama, where you’ll witness the history, resilience, and vibrant spirit of the local community. This tour takes you on a journey through the heart of El Chorrillo, unveiling the hidden gems and untold stories of this neighborhood.

Unwind, reflect on your journey, and celebrate the indomitable spirit of El Chorrillo with the locals.

Your Itinerary

The adventure begins with a visit to the captivating murals that adorn the walls, showcasing the rich history and the unwavering strength of the people. Each mural tells a unique tale, depicting the struggles, triumphs, and cultural heritage of El Chorrillo. ​

Next, you’ll step into the legendary gym, where boxing icon Mano de Piedra. Duran honed his skills. Experience the energy and passion that permeate the air as you learn about the boxing culture deeply ingrained in this community.

Moving on, you’ll find yourself in the heart of “Los Aburridos” park, home to the local dominoes “coliseum.” Engage with the lively atmosphere, where seasoned players gather to showcase their strategic skills and engage in friendly competition. Strolling through the neighborhood’s streets and houses, you’ll observe the impact of years of government abandonment and the lasting scars of the US invasion in 1989. Gain a profound understanding of the challenges faced by the community while marveling at their resilience and determination to rebuild and prosper. But it’s not all hardships and struggles.

This tour offers a unique opportunity to support the local children and witness their development amidst these challenging conditions. Learn about the initiatives and organizations working tirelessly to uplift and empower these young minds. You’ll have the chance to witness the harmonious collaboration between the community and the UPC (Unidad de Policía Comunitaria), a Panamanian Police Division. Discover their motto “Coexistere in Pax” (Coexistence in Peace) in action as they work hand in hand with the community to ensure safety, unity, and progress.

To complete this enriching experience, you’ll see the iconic Café Coca-Cola, a vintage gem that has stood the test of time, preserving its authenticity and offering a glimpse into the past. Finally, wrap up your adventure with a visit to La Rosa bar in Salsipuedes, where you’ll savor the coldest beer in Panama City. Embark on this eye-opening tour of El Chorrillo’s urban ghetto experience, and gain a deeper appreciation for the resilience, creativity, and unity that thrives in the face of adversity.

Prices

Adult

SHARED TOUR
$ 70 (per person)

Child

>9 Years Adult Price

Please Note

*A minimum of 2 adults are required, in case you are alone contact us and we will find a solution for you.
*Tour Available for children. From 9 years old and up, they pay as adults.

Journey details

Food

Please note that meals are not included in this tour. The morning tour concludes before lunch, while the afternoon tour finishes before dinner. Feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages to enjoy during the tour.

Food

Please note that meals are not included in this tour. The morning tour concludes before lunch, while the afternoon tour finishes before dinner. Feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages to enjoy during the tour.

Tour

This tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels, as it is not physically strenuous. As long as you are able to walk comfortably, you will be able to participate in this walking tour.

Tour

This tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels, as it is not physically strenuous. As long as you are able to walk comfortably, you will be able to participate in this walking tour.

Note

El Chorrillo has a complex history marked by socio-economic challenges and government neglect in the past. Although the area has undergone positive transformations, it is crucial for visitors to exercise caution.

Note

El Chorrillo has a complex history marked by socio-economic challenges and government neglect in the past. Although the area has undergone positive transformations, it is crucial for visitors to exercise caution.

ATTENTION!

You are booking with a down payment (NOT paying the full amount), the balance will be paid in cash or with credit/debit card on the day of the tour.
AFTER BOOKING, MAKE SURE TO CHECK YOUR EMAIL AND RECEIPT.

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All about this tour

AVAILABILITY

Tours are available every day

WHEN TO BOOK

Spots are very limited. You can book up to the day before the tour, as long as there are places remaining. ​
Book now to guarantee your spot.

HOW TO BOOK

The reservation is made by paying a down payment, the remaining balance will be paid on the day of the tour either in cash or with a credit/debit card. You will receive an instant confirmation by email. With Mobile Ticketing, you can use your phone or print your voucher.

FREE CANCELLATION

Cancel up to 72 hours in advance to receive a full refund. Read our Refund Policy for more details.

PLACE OF DEPARTURE

Meeting at Plaza Herrera in Casco Viejo

DEPARTURE TIME OPTIONS

From 8am to 4 pm

TRIP DURATION

3hs

What is included in the package Tour?

Guided walking tour through the neighborhoods El Chorrillo and Santa Ana
Spanish and English speaking local guide who works with the community
​​​​One drink (beer, juice or water )
Tour Guide: Spanish and English speaking guides

What else should you know before this trip?

We prefer a client who is informed and aware of his/her choice to a client with wrong expectations.

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