7 nights program
BOGOTA / PAMAMA CITY/ GAMBOA / COLON / PORTOBELO
D1 Bogotá In
D2 Bogotá / Panamá
D3- Panama City / Gamboa (50 minute ride)
D4- Panama City / Colon (1 hour by train) / Gatun Locks (30 minute ride) / Portobelo (1h15 ride).
D5- Panama City / Gamboa – or viceversa – (4 hour boat ride)
D6- Panama City
D7- Panama City / Bogota
D8- Bogota Out
HIGHLIGHTS OF YOUR TRIP IN COLOMBIA
HIGHLIGHTS OF YOUR TRIP IN PANAMA
NH Collection Bogotá WTC Royal*****
The NH Collection Bogotá WTC Royal hotel adjoins Bogotá’s World Trade Center on 100 Street, in one of the city’s major business districts. It’s a large and spacious modern hotel with good transportation links to the rest of the city.
A few blocks from the Parque 93 entertainment and business area, spectacular savannah and mountain views from the top floor terrace
A wide range of room types are available, from comfortable and cost-effective executive rooms with desks to adjoining suites with private terraces. Complimentary WiFi, cable TV and MP3 player docking, soundproof windows
Web Site www.nh-collection.com
LAS AMERICAS GOLDEN TOWER*****
Located on the heart of Panama City’s commercial district and right across Paitilla Hospital, Hotel Las Américas Golden Tower Panamá offers an indoor heated pool and free WiFi access.
The luxurious accommodations feature modern décor and are equipped with a flat-screen TV, coffee maker and a safe. The bathrooms will provide a hairdryer and free toiletries.
Web Site http://lasamericasgoldentower.com/
Day 1 – Arrival to Bogota
Arrival at El Dorado International Airport of Bogotá, reception by one of our representatives and formalities of arrival. Transfer and accommodation at the hotel NH ANDINO ROYAL BOGOTA**** or SIMILAR First, visit of The Monserrate, from where you can have a wonderful view of the city, a magnificient panoramic point of the town. This place can be reached by cable car or funicular. Walking tour in the historic center, La Candelaria and discovery all the houses and churches of the XVIIIe and XIX centuries.
Lunch in local restaurant
The course begins with the church of “El Carmen”, a small church built in the mid 17th century and rebuilt in 1926 in larger, to accommodate the growing number of faithful to the “Virgen del Carmen”. On the way to the “Plaza Bolívar”, enjoy the “Casa del Nariño”, home of the President of Colombia, and gardens in the heart of which is an astronomical observatory. The austere facade of the church “Santa Clara” today contains a museum of Colonial Art. Around the “Plaza Bolívar” is located the “Capitolio Nacional”, the “Palacio de Justicia”, the “Alcaldía Mayor” of Bogotá, but also the “Catedral Primada”, the “Capilla del Sagrario” and the “Palacio del Arzobispado”.
Visit Gold museum – is part of the Bank of the Republic; it was created at the initiative of Julio Caro and Luis Angel Arango to avoid the disappearance of many pre-Columbian treasures.
Visit Botero Museum – Art collection donated in 2000 by Fernando Botero, the Colombian artist recognized internationally and is exposed permanently.
Dinner at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel