A country in Central America, Panama is home to some of the most picturesque views in the world. There are a ton of activities to do in Panama city besides visiting beaches like viewing the skyscrapers or visiting a club with friends. Panama City contains almost 4 million people and is the largest city in Panama. The weather makes it a hotbed for tourists and travelers since the weather is on the tropical side. If you’ve landed in Panama and have 1-2 days to spare – these are the must-do activities that you can cram into your quick trip.
Chow Down on Ceviche
Seafood is abundant in Panama and their ceviche is so fresh you can almost smell traces of saltwater on them. Azahar Panama and Nazca 21 are the best finds for authentic and fresh dishes. They also have vegetarian options if you’re a veg head.
Check out Panama Canal
This 82km waterway is quite far to traverse to since you might have to take two buses – but it’s well worth it! You can stand on the bridge and watch the ships in transit while enjoying the view of the sea.
If you have time to spare, take a walk to Cinta Costera where you can have a grand time doing some people watching. Many bikers and locals hang out here so you’ll certainly meet cool people. If you want to get a quick work out in, there’s also some equipment available for public use. Score!