Passage Through the Panama Canal & Costa Rica

Passage Through the Panama Canal & Costa Rica



Begin your 7-night expedition in Colon and then the San Blas Islands, Panama, to immerse yourself in local culture and learn about the traditional way of life. Spend 2 days exploring Panama City and experience a daylight passage through the awe-inspiring Panama Canal—an experience unmatched for sheer drama and engineering prowess. Explore the wonders of Costa Rica’s seldom-visited Cébaco Island; diverse Manuel Antonio National Park; and colorful Curú National Wildlife Refuge.


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Trip Type
Group Travel Tour, International Ocean & Sea Voyages
Departure Dates
Mar 1, 2024 - Mar 9, 2024


Panama Pre-Program Option
Experience Panama City’s rich indigenous culture, compelling colonial history, and contemporary élan on a 3-day tour that includes visits to Panama La Vieja, the Agua Clara Visitor Center, and a cruise along the Gatún River to meet indigenous Emberá people. Spend 2 nights in an ideally located, luxury hotel.

Costa Rica Post-Program Option
Explore Costa Rica’s diverse biospheres, from steamy hot springs to misty cloud forests, on this dynamic 3-day program. Accommodations for 4 nights in ideally located, luxury hotels.
The Pre- and Post-Program Options are available at an additional cost. Details will be provided with your reservation confirmation.


Airport transfers and luggage handling abroad are only included if air arrangements are booked through Gohagan & Company. If travelers make their own air arrangements, transfers and luggage handling are not included; transfers can be organized through Gohagan & Company and purchased by the traveler.





A non-refundable administrative fee of $300 per person will apply for all cancellations received more than 7 days after booking and before other fees take effect at 120 days:
120 days $300 per person admin fee after 7-day grace period from booking
120 – 91 days 25% of full invoice fare
90 – 61 days 50% of full invoice fare
60 – 31 days 75% of full invoice fare
30 – 0 days 100% of full invoice fare
Separate airfare Terms & Conditions apply




  • day 1

    Depart home city/Colón, Panama/Embark LE DUMONT D’URVILLE

  • day 2

    San Blas Islands

  • days 3-4

    Panama City

  • day 5

    Cébaco Island

  • day 6

    Quepos for Manuel Antonio National Park

  • day 7

    Curú National Wildlife Refuge/Tortuga Island

  • day 8

    Puntarenas/San José

  • day 9

    San José/Return to home city

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