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Colonial District Sunset Walk

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LATE AFTERNOON, the best time of the day for a walk at the Colonial District with a panamanian guide raised in the neighborhood.

We'll meet at Plaza Herrera to start our historical walk going around the narrow streets and appreciating the mix of the architecture styles present in this World Heritage Site, visiting several churches and squares, the ancient fort that protected the city; while your guide provides you with interesting historical facts about the this World Heritage Site.

05:00 PM

Meeting Point

Plaza Herrera, Casco Antiguo

- Plaza Herrera is the only square with a horse rider monument at the Colonial District, it's located between the American Trade Hotel and Casa Casco.

05:00 PM

Plaza Herrera

The square with a bronze horse rider monument in honor of Panama Military hero who fought in the independences wars of South American nations against the Spanish Empire, as part of the forces led by Simon Bolivar. Iconic buildings such as Casa Casco and the American Trade Hotel.

05:20 PM

Saint Joseph's Church

This 17th Century structure is one the oldest Colonial District, run by the Agustinian order, there we'll appreciate the Famous his Golden Altar, a masterpiece of baroque architecture.

05:40 PM

Jesuits' Convent Church Ruins

We'll visit The ruins of the old Jesuits' Convent Church that served as a University during the 17th Century. Nowadays part of this complex has become a luxury hotel, your guide will tell you history of this facility and the presence of the Jesuits in Panama.

06:00 PM

Saint Dominic's Convent Flat Arch

Well visit the Arco Chato (Flat Arch), located at the ruins of the Saint Dominic's Convent. This odd version of the Roman Arch defies the laws of engineering was an element use to convince the United States government to build the Canal in the panamanian territory. The guide will provide you with insight about the history of this structure and his own local experiences at this facility.

06:10 PM

Fort Las Bóvedas

An Spanish military facility built in the 17th century that protected the city, its upper battery provide a breathtaking view of Modern Panama City and is the best spot to see the Sunset during our tour. It also harbors historical buildings and monuments; such as: -The original Parliament and Supreme Court Building: built by an italian architect in the early 20th century and used during a James Bond movie in 2007. - The French square: a monument honoring the French Canal construction effort during the 19th century.

06:30 PM

Cathedral Square

The main square of the City, a place where Panama Independence was declared in 190, its surrounded by buildings of Importance: Such as: - The Central Hotel: the oldest running hotel in the nation opened in 1874. -The Canal Museum: the former headquarters used by the French company during their 19th century construction effort. -The City Hall: a Neo-classic style building constructed in 1910, home of Panama city municipal council.

06:40 PM

Saint Francis Church and Bolivar Square

The Saint Francis Church was built in 1679 and renovated in 1918. It has a mosaic altar.

The Bolivar square built in 1926 honors "The Liberator": Simon Bolivar, The man who led a war effort against the Spaniards, to obtain the independence of five South American nations.

06:50 PM

Our Lady of Mercy Church

This Church was the first religious structure built at the Colonial District back in 1673.

Ending Point

Plaza Herrera, Casco Antiguo

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Tour Important Information

*This tour involves a lot of walking and standing, so please be aware of that before booking.


*Some Churches may be CLOSED due to local restrictions or events. Note that the Roman Catholicism have a dress code to access their facilities, so bring an extra shirt along to cover yourself just in case.

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