Panama Canal & Central America Cruises

Cruises to the Panama Canal & Central America

A cruise on Panama Canal through Central America can appeal to more than one type of passenger. The Panama Canal portion of the trip focuses on the transit itself,with onboard lectures as ships make their way through the locks. Within the rest of Central America, put on your hiking boots and head for the rainforest or kick off your shoes and hit the beach. Port highlights include Costa Rica's Puntarenas and Limon, with excursions that cater to adrenaline junkies.

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  • First time on Sirena
    Primarily chose this cruise because we wanted the Panama Canal crossing. Food was overall good. Disappointed that French Onion soup was never served. The main dining room is also Jacques as there is insufficient space for 4 specialty ... Read more
  • Not the best from Princess
    We chose this because we have never done the Panama canal before. Major disappointment when we could not hear any of the announcements. The windows were filthy so that didnt help to see, and the ports were mainly not worthwhile . They should ... Read more
  • A Great Cruise On a Fantastic Ship
    DW and I returned last week from our Panama Canal cruise on the Pacific Princess, This was our 11th cruise in a row on Princess and our 18th cruise overall. It was also our first time on the Pacific Princess which is the line's only small ship. ... Read more
  • Time to RELAX
    If you want to go back in time to the days of relaxation and finding yourself this is the ship. Now the staff never called me by name. BUT, they knew who we were. Always greeting us with smiles. The staff was super friendly and always there to ... Read more
    This ship stopped in Nicaragua and i had never been there before. This made 110 countries I have visited on 96 cruises. A trip thru the Canal is always a treat. This time we had a balcony and there was a lady from Panama on the bridge giving a ... Read more
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  • A relatively small ship cruise with room to roam on ship; it has less fun multi-deck water slides, surfboards and similar, but more in every other way. Crew was fantastic, always present if you needed something, never in the way if you didn't. ... Read more
  • Second Time Around
    This was our second Infinity cruise thru Panama Canal; this time east to west. We had hoped that we would go through the new Panama Canal which is why we took this second trip; however, we did not, but we saw it. Ship had supposedly undergone a ... Read more