Panama and Colombia: Exploring the Caribbean Coast

Nov. 5 – 12, 2022

Tour Details

Type: 
Cruise
Number of days: 
8
Cost: 
From $6,230
Activity Level: 
Level 2
Tour Operator: 
Lindblad Expeditions
Tour Brochure 
Tour Description 


  • With over 1,900 species of bird—more than any other country—and an astonishing 450 mammals, Colombia unquestionably contains the greatest biodiversity by area on the planet.
  • Experience this wonderfully overwhelming variety of life as we explore Colombian wilderness on naturalist-led jungle hikes.​
  • Transit the Panama Canal, gaining an up-close view of this modern marvel of engineering, and navigate the waters of the man-made Gatún Lake.
  • ​Explore idyllic islands, snorkel vibrant coral reefs, and search for wildlife in healthy mangroves.
  • Visit the archipelago of Guna Yala (once known as the San Blas Islands), an autonomous province that is home to the indigenous Guna people, and get immersed in local culture.
  • Encounter timeless artistic traditions from the handcrafted mola textiles of Guna Yala to the famed vueltiao sombreros woven by artisans in the mountain village of Tuchín.
  • Visit the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and learn about initiatives to protect the incredible biodiversity of the surrounding Barro Colorado Nature Monument.
  • SAVINGS: Book by Feb. 28, 2022 to receive a $450 air credit. Valid for new bookings only, subject to availability, and may not be combined with other offers or extensions. Call for details.
  • BRING THE KIDS: Sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. Take $500 off the double occupancy price for each person under 18.
  • Lindblad Terms and Conditions.

  • COVID-19 Update: Lindblad Expeditions takes your health and wellness very seriously. Click here to learn about their enhanced COVID-19 protocols.

Itinerary 

Day 1: Depart the U.S./CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA

Day 2: SANTA CRUZ DEL ISLOTE/SAN BERNARDO ARCHIPELAGO 

Day 3: COVEÑAS/SANTA CRUZ DE LORICA/TUCHÍN

Day 4: NECOCLÍ 

Day 5: GUNA YALA, PANAMA

Day 6: PORTOBELO

Day 7: GATÚN LAKE 

Day 8: PANAMA CITY, PANAMA