Free tour

Panama Viejo: visit to the heart of the archaeological site, for all abilities

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish, Italian
Guru: Mirta
Registered on June 02, 2021

I am an archaeologist and I like to share what I have learned over the years. I have worked in museums and with visitors for a long time, which allows me to approach guided tours from a professional point of view, bringing a novel approach.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Panama Viejo is a moderately large archaeological site with different levels of demand for visitors.

  • Do wheelchairs or crutches accompany your trip?
  • Do you have time limited and are you looking for a short and concentrated visit?
  • Long walks on dirt, gravel and rocks not your thing?


... this tour is for you!

  • You will take internal transportation to the Plaza Mayor,
  • In the square, you will recognize me by the big white umbrella.
  • We will talk about the founding of the city, the distribution, the first settlers, the arrival of the Spanish and the new society that began to form,
  • We will visit the houses of the bourgeoisie that lived around this point,
  • We will see the ruins of the cathedral and talk about its parishioners,
  • We will enter the museum, where we will take a look at life in Panama City until 1670,
  • We finish the tour at the portico of the square, from where you can take the transport again to the exit of the archaeological site.

* This tour is suitable for people with reduced or different physical abilities.

* Remember:
- This visit does not include transportation to the site, entrance to the Archaeological Park or meals, snacks or refreshments. Admission prices are in my photo gallery.

- Are you thinking about your visit agenda and don't know whether to include Panama Viejo?

I offer you the virtual visit so you can decide. Ask me how! ūüėČ

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    2G34+FJ7, Av. Cincuentenario, Panam√°,...
    2G34+FJ7, Av. Cincuentenario, Panam√°, Provincia de Panam√°, Panama
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    I'll wait for you *inside* the archaeological site, near the museum entrance. I carry a big white umbrella.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Plaza Morelos
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Ruinas de Panam√° Viejo
  • 3
    Free admission
    Ruinas de la casa Terrín
  • 4
    Free admission
    Plaza Morelos
  • 5
    Free admission
    Plaza Morelos

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from ‚ā¨10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Max 04 Mar 2024
San Martino della Battaglia

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Mirta è assolutamente parte integrante di Panamá viejo e Panamá in generale. Questa visita con lei è un must.
Luz 27 May 2023

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Travelled alone - May 2023
Mirta is very knowledgeable. The tour is very interesting.
Hugo 03 Sep 2022
Chacras de Coria

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022
No duden en llamar a Mirta, arqueóloga que trabajó en la reconstrucción de las ruinas de Panamá viejo
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.