Panama opened their borders to tourists October 12th! You will finally be able to come check out amazing Panama to see if it’s right for you. If you’d rather not explore Panama on your own, or if you’re only interested in a certain town(s), a fully customized Private Tour is the way to learn about living in Panama.
A Private Tour is ideal for
A Private Tour Guide will share their knowledge and passion in the town where they live. They understand the local customs, neighborhoods, shopping places, pros and cons and more. They have the local experience, relationships and knowledge allowing them to provide a worry-free, life-enriching experience. Most of the Private Tour Guides are bi-lingual. The Private Tour Guides selected because of their knowledge about life in Panama and the specific area you are interested in. Your Private Tour Guide will give you the “inside scoop” about the town you are most interested in relocating to. Because of their expertise, you’ll leave the Private Tour with a deeper understanding of what life is like in the town you explore. Yes, you’ll see the REAL Panama without sugar-coating.
COSTS: $200 – $300 per day with a 2-day minimum. (up to 2 people in the same family) includes lunch
DATES: You decide! It’s completely customized to your schedule!
The Private Tour Guides are experts about the town where they live. But they are not relocation experts. So, to learn all the things you need to know to relocate to Panama, you’ll need to purchase the Online Panama Relocation Guide. It contains detailed information about relocating to Panama. The Online Guide has the same information that you’d get from a Panama Relocation Tour including important contacts for which immigration lawyer to use, honest real estate agents, how to bring pets into Panama, where to buy health insurance and so many other things you’ll need to know to have a smooth move to Panama.
You’ll get INSTANT ACCESS to all Private Tour Guides names and contact information when you purchase the Online Panama Relocation Guide. We also included a photo of your Private Tour Guide and a brief Bio so you can get to know your Guide. We have Private Tour Guides for:
Each Private Tour is customized to exactly what YOU want to see, do and learn! For an additional fee, your Private Tour Guide can make hotel arrangements for you and pick you up at the airport. The Online Panama Relocation Guide has recommendations on how to get to the town and hotel recommendations..
Once you contact a Private Tour Guide with the dates you are interested in, they will confirm the dates for your Private Tour and communicate with you to determine exactly what you’d like to accomplish during your Private Tour. Tell your Private Tour Guide where you want to go and what you’d like to accomplish, then we’ll help formulate a custom tour to fit your exact needs. Of course, they’ll be glad to make suggestions too! Private tours are usually from 9am to 4pm but we can adjust the time to fit your schedule. The Private Tour Guides want to make sure you have an amazing experience. Your Private Tour Guide will customize the tour to exactly what you want to see, do, and learn!
Your Private Tour does not include hotels but your Private Tour Guide can make recommendations and reservations for you.
BUILD YOUR OWN CUSTOMIZED PRIVATE TOUR
During your Private Tour your Guide can arrange for:
plus what ever else you would like to do or see
Between the Private Tour and the information in the Online Panama Relocation Guide, you will come away with the knowledge you need to relocate successfully and seamlessly to Panama.
With the Online Panama Relocation Guide, you’ll get exclusive lifetime access to our private community forum where we are readily available to answer your questions and help you have a smooth move to Panama.
These Private Tours are available on a first come, first served basis. In some towns we have multiple Private Tour Guides. But in some areas, we only have one expert Private Tour Guide.
BOOK EARLY to make sure you get the dates you need for a Private Tour. These Private Tours will fill up fast! Sign up early to secure your dates.
Buy the Online Panama Relocation Guide to get INSTANT ACCESS to the Private Tour Guide information.
Panama Expat Services! When you decide to move to Panama, we’ll be your “go to” person for help you with everything you need done like getting a driver’s license, getting a cell phone, setting up utilities, transportation needs and more. You’ll have an instant resource in Panama plus access to our private community forum.
Not Employees: The Private Tour Guides are NOT Panama Relocation Tour employees. They are independent contractors. You will pay them directly. Panama Relocation Tours does not get a commission on any of the Private Tours. Panama Relocation Tours will not be involved in coordinating your Private Tour.
COVID Rules: You will be required to provide a negative Covid test (PCR or Antigen) that is not more than 48 hours hold to get in to Panama. If your test is older than 48 hours old, you may be required to get retested at Tocumen International Airport for $50. Check with your airline for their requirements for getting on the flight. Panama requires that you wear a mask when you are in public or going in to stores. Covid rules could change with short notice. We’ll keep you updated on Facebook and by email but you should also check with your airlines and the Panama Embassy.
Self-Guided Tour: The Online Panama Relocation Guide also contains information about how to do a self-guided tour too.
Refund Policy: You will pay cash to your Private Tour Guide when your tour begins. If you need to cancel, notify your guide as soon as possible, ideally 30 days in advance. They may, or may not, be willing to reschedule you. There are no refunds for the Online Panama Relocation Guide.
Can you book hotels for us?
Yes, your Private Tour Guide provides concierge services for an additional fee. These services include airport pick up, book hotels, other arrangements. The cost of the hotel rooms is not included in your Private Tour.
Panama Relocation Tours does not help with hotel reservations for Private Tours but you can see recommendations for hotels in the self-guided tour section in the Online Panama Relocation Guide.
Do you offer airport pick up?
In some areas yes your Guide can offer airport pick up for an additional fee. Discuss with your Private Tour Guide.
Can we add extra days to see more at the end of our Private Tour?
Your Private Tour Guide will likely have another tour scheduled immediately after your tour. If that is the case, they cannot add days to your tour. When you call or email to book your Private Tour, discuss with your Private Tour guide what you’d like to accomplish during your tour so they can make a recommendation of how many days you will need for your Private Tour.
How do I pay my Private Tour Guide?
You will pay cash to your Private Tour Guide on the first day of your tour.