Holidays to Panama City

Panama City is on a multitude of world trade routes and reflects this with a cosmopolitan flair you might not expect to find in Central America. The historic city center at San Felipe is within striking distance of glittering skyscrapers in El Cangrejo, creating an interesting contrast of modern and …

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How to get to Panama City

Here's what you need to know about getting to Panama City. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Panama City takes 13 hours, 15 minutes.

When to go to Panama City

Typical Holiday Price

£731 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Panama City varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Panama City.

Where to stay in Panama City

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Panama City, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Panama City

roger4336 | FlickrPanama Canal Museum
Panama Canal Museum
Sérgio Teixeira | Trip by SkyscannerCasco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Bryan Gilliom | Trip by SkyscannerMiraflores Locks
Miraflores Locks
Terry Gardner | Trip by SkyscannerAmador Causeway
Amador Causeway
doodles | Trip by SkyscannerLa Rana Dorada
La Rana Dorada
Tico Moy | Trip by SkyscannerMultiplaza Panamá
Multiplaza Panamá
doodles | Trip by SkyscannerAlbrook Mall
Albrook Mall
doodles | Trip by SkyscannerBioMuseo
Claudia Tavani | Trip by SkyscannerMercado de los Mariscos
Mercado de los Mariscos
doodles | Trip by SkyscannerPunta Pacifica
Punta Pacifica

Reviews of Panama City

Marie Coloma
Marie Coloma

Playa bonita, panama, had a great time there! It was amazing watching the sunset and being in a very cool atmosphere

Theresa & Mike R
Theresa & Mike RSonoma

friendly people! Contemporary architecture. Amazing food. Dont miss all the different ceviches at the fish market! Great walking city.

Emilia Pont
Emilia PontPanama City

One of the best cities I've ever been to! And to think that I actually live here is beautiful❤️

Yogic Traveler ❀
Yogic Traveler ❀Puerto Vallarta

Ended up being very different than I expected. It is a city that is still coming into its own.