Discover a Bounty of Panama City Attractions
Known for its pristine beaches, amazing architecture and excellent shopping, Panama City, Panama offers visitors opportunities to create lifelong memories. Stay within sight of the world-famous Panama Canal, considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World, when you make the Country Inn & Suites, Panama Canal your home base. Enjoy views of the Bridge of the Americas and visit Casco Viejo, home to restaurants, historic buildings and the Panama Canal Museum. Pick up unique souvenirs at Mercado Nacional de Artesanias, Via Espana or the Flamingo Center. For added convenience, both Tocumen International and Marcos A. Gelabert Domestic airports are close by, making it easy for fly-in guests to access the hotel.
Visit these nearby attractions:
- Amador Causeway (within walking distance)
Constructed from rock excavated during the construction of the Panama Canal, the Amador Causeway connects four islands to the mainland. Walk the length of the roadway that offers amazing views of the Panama City skyline and the Bridge of the Americas. You can also bike the causeway and enjoy breathtaking sunsets.
- Bridge of the Americas (0.5 miles)
Spanning the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal, this extraordinary structure connects the Americas. Get a good view of the bridge from most of the hotel's rooms.
- Arts and Crafts Market - Balboa (0.7 miles)
Discover indigenous arts and crafts at this market place, where you can search for one-of-a-kind trinkets to take home.
- Amador (Figali) Convention Center (0.7 miles)
Initially built in 2003 to host the Miss Universe pageant, this indoor arena now welcomes year-round events, including concerts featuring top names like Shakira, Santana and Juanes.
- Casco Viejo (Old Quarters of Panama) (1.4 miles)
Spend the day exploring the restaurants, museums and historic buildings of Casco Viejo, also known as the Old Quarters of Panama. Stick around after hours to check out the nightlife.
- Mi Pueblito Visitors Center (1.4 miles)
Let a tour guide take you through this mock village that features life-size reproductions of Indian, Spaniard and Afro-Antillian towns in Panama.
- Smithsonian Marine Exhibition Center - Punta Culebra (2.2 miles)
Learn more about Panama's aquatic environment at the Smithsonian Marine Exhibition Center, home to an array of marine exhibits, including a turtle and shark pool, and a touching pool. You can also hike the two trails across a tropical dry forest.
- Flamingo Shopping Plaza (3.3 miles)
Once you've browsed the stores at the Flamingo Shopping Plaza, take time to enjoy the on-site local cuisine and international restaurants.
- Albrook Mall (4 miles)
Find a new outfit for a night out in Panama Canal at the city's largest shopping mall. Albrook covers 100,000 square meters, and includes a food court and a movie complex.
- Banking District (5.5 miles)
Business travelers appreciate being just minutes from this financial area, home to 75 local and international banks.
- City of Knowledge (6 miles)
Combining education, research and innovation, this government-sponsored complex is made up of a cluster of universities, scientific research centers, businesses and international organizations, managed by a foundation which aims to provide educational opportunities and promote the integration of institutions and programs.
- Florida State University Panama (7 miles)
The hotel offers the perfect location for prospective students of Florida State University Panama or for visiting parents. The university is a branch campus offering associate's and bachelor's degrees and an attractive location near tropical forests and beautiful beaches.
- Altaplaza Mall (8 miles)
Add to your wardrobe at this nearby modern mall, where you can grab a bite to eat or play casino games after a day of shopping.
- Panama Canal - Miraflores Locks Visitors Center (7 miles)
For a thorough and educational look at the Panama Canal, stop by this visitors center to hear about the history of the canal's construction, its participation in world markets and the importance of its watershed.
Nearby travel hubs:
- National Bus Station (2.3 miles)
Catch a bus into and out of Panama at this station next to Albrook Mall.
- Marcos A. Gelabert Domestic Airport (PAC) (3.4 miles)
This airport provides flights for domestic travel in Panama.
- Panama Canal Railroad (5.3 miles)
This renovated railroad, the first transcontinental railway, connects the Pacific (Panama City) with the Atlantic (City of Colon) daily.
- Tocumen International Airport (PTY) (22 miles)
Panama's main international airport offers flights to and from North, South and Central America and Europe.
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