Colon, Panama Cruise Port

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About Colon, Panama

Colon is one of Latin America's busiest commercial centers. Since 1953, it has had a free trade zone, where merchants can import and export goods without paying duties. The main streets of Colon are often crowded with sailors, traders, and tourists. The city has many bars, nightclubs, and gambling establishments. Colon also has duty-free shops, which sell many products at low prices.

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This port was a little rough I drove through Colon on my way to and from from my excursion. From what I observed from my bus ride I wouldn’t want to do a walk about in Colon. Did not look safe for tourist.

Visited: Feb 06, 2018

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We enjoyed a ship sponsered excursion that showed us some wildlife, rainforest, indigenous people and the new canal in action.

Visited: May 02, 2018

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We did the trip to the native village.. It was deemed to be authentic and that the families were living off the grid, However once walking through the area of the cabins, we saw coke cans and “croc” shoes in the mess under their cabanas.

Visited: Apr 21, 2018

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Took the bus to the Pacific Side then got on the train for the ride back. Amazed at the locks, and the lake is HUGE.

Visited: Feb 05, 2018

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