Where is the only place you can you see the sun rise on the Pacific, and set on the Atlantic? Panama, of course! This unique country brings in many travelers each year, and it’s no doubt due to the plethora of diverse attractions the central American country has to offer. The Panama Canal is the country’s main attraction, and although immense and rich in history, it’s not the only thing that Panama has that tempts travelers from all over the world.
Historic train rides along the canal, visits to indigenous villages, the ruins of the Casco Viejo, hikes to the volcano, exploring the national parks, beachcombing…the list goes on and on. This really means you need to be prepared for anything when you take a trip to this tropical getaway!
Below I’ve determined 17 essentials you will not want to forget when going to Panama, along with what to wear in Panama , what NOT to bring and FAQs.