Colon (Cristobal) Cruise Reviews

Colon (Cristobal) Cruise Port
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Colon (Cristobal) Overview
Panama's Colon is best known as the gateway to the Miraflores Locks, where visitors can watch the Panama Canal, one of the world's greatest feats of engineering, in action. The famous canal is only ...
Hillsy
01/17
Not much to see, slightly intimidating returned to the ship as soon as possible Read more
jwh0002
01/17
Did some souvenir shopping during the brief stop. Read more
flowery
01/17
We did a required ship excursion by bus- Miraflores locks and the old section of Panama City. Our driver ... Read more
Cuizer2
01/17
Took a tour of the area with a taxi. Read more
squaredancer44
01/17
I recommend GC4VHWZ to other geocachers. We weren't in port very long but this one is close to the dock and ... Read more
CineGraphic
01/17
We walked to the local grocery store where you found both locals and the ship's crew loading up on all sorts ... Read more
yellowjacket_cruiser
01/17
Port was an industrial area without much to see and the shopping was not very good. Read more
weekdays
01/17
You can reach Colon by going to Quito, Ecuador and flying I believe to Baltra. this is the easiest way. It ... Read more
Zuletzt
12/16
Probably nothing here I would return for. Read more
jpatrick1
12/16
Not a whole lot going on here. Good place to visit once. Would not want to go back. Read more
Tarheel_Cruiser
12/16
Panama Canal. This was the primary reason we booked this cruise and it did not disappoint. Our aft facing ... Read more
CruisinAZNana
12/16
Just went to the shops. Not a lot of selection and the townsfolk were not particularly welcoming. Happy to ... Read more
princefan
12/16
Walked around cruise area Read more
cruiserjude
12/16
We were supposed to be dropped off at a mall in the city to shop. No such Mall it was nearly abandoned. The ... Read more
flip0142
12/16
stayed in port area....excursions all seemed too long and possibly exhausting. Read more
warrior69
12/16
Watich our ships and others transit the Panama Canal was really the high point of the cruise. Read more
visibilityunlimited
12/16
Timing of the port at Colon was strange. It seemed to be exclusively tailored to allow folks on ship's ... Read more
CruisingtheBays
12/16
We can check off Panama Canal... well at least a partical traversing, on our Bucket List. On this Cruise, we ... Read more
chatuga
11/16
did not leave the ship Read more
bondoobie
11/16
only spent a short time in Colon since the ship spent the whole day in the canal. Read more
Louisandbob
11/16
Shops were good, Port area was dirty and seemed like a poverty area Read more
wheelchairtraveler
07/16
We were advised not to leave the fenced dock area. We wandered through the tourist shops and went back to ... Read more
Jetswdo
06/16
We stayed on board the ship. Read more
Oz2
06/16
We stayed within the confines of the port and visited the shops of there were quite a few to choose from. Read more
eilron81
05/16
taxi ride to see locks Read more
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