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 ...
racman54
08/17
Colon is a very poor city of Panama - The trade free zone for shopping is about the only thing to do. Read more
Keystonekel
05/17
Not much to do here without an excursion. We booked one, but it was cancelled by the cruise line due to lack ... Read more
jasandri
05/17
Tour of gatun locks was awesome and a must see!! The tour of Panama City was ok but our tour guide was not ... Read more
Raath
04/17
Technology of the canal amazing! Read more
RexC
04/17
This was the saddest, seediest town on our trip. We were warned not to venture beyond the cruise terminal ... Read more
kipellen
04/17
Saw lots of great things in the Panama area, but were 8 of us crammed into a very uncomfortable van and we ... Read more
AlwaysPlanningNextCruise
04/17
Panama is very poor country. Colon was run down and shopping area was scary. The canal area should have had ... Read more
gmomt4
04/17
We stayed on board to watch the ship pass through the Panama Canal. My spouse was thrilled to see how the ... Read more
briangdg
04/17
We were told that the port was very dangerous, so we stayed on the ship Read more
cruiserone
04/17
terrible port. Dirty and nothing to see close to ship. Trips were far away and you had to ride a long time on ... Read more
Meg1234
04/17
We didn't do an excursion in Colon because we wanted to see the ship go through the Panama Canal twice (in ... Read more
Redsheila66
04/17
We had the most incredible tour guide. He knew a lot about the history of the area and kept us entertained ... Read more
CheapIrish
04/17
Fascinating to see the canal in operation. A highlight of our trip. Read more
HimAndMeGoCruising
04/17
Shopping at the port OK. Read more
GARYTHEHITMAN
03/17
Very industrial looking city, only viewed from the bus during transfer to the ship. Read more
hhbartman
03/17
They don't call it Colon for nothing Read more
montylee
03/17
2017 is the last year for the Gatun Lock tours. It was excellent. Got to see our ship re-enter the locks. Read more
triciagrace
02/17
Not easy to get to the ship if you are arranging for your own transfers Read more
Chartinger
02/17
Not a lot to see Read more
skids
02/17
We had been here and had visited the Canal. Other than that, nothing here. Read more
teony20
02/17
Roberto is an excellent guide - especially since he has been employed by the Panama Canal Company for all of ... Read more
Seven Cruises
02/17
Not worth getting off ship. Read more
Estomvhe
02/17
Again walked into town and rubbed elbows with the Panamanians. Bought more souvenirs and just looked around. ... Read more
nana2many
02/17
Terrible port. Got off the ship and started walking toward the shopping area. Didn't feel safe at all. ... Read more
Brian1951
02/17
We did not take an excursion stayed on the ship but did disembark in Colon. Lots of hustlers, went to ... Read more