Panama City

Panama City


About Panama

Explore Panama’s Accessible Wonders: Panama City

Embark on a journey through Panama, where vibrant urban life and rich history meet modern accessibility. Designed to accommodate handicapped travelers, Panama offers enriching experiences that cater to diverse needs.

In Panama City, the bustling capital of Panama, accessibility enhancements ensure that its iconic attractions and lively culture are available to all. Known for its impressive skyline, historic Casco Viejo, and the world-famous Panama Canal, Panama City is adapting to provide greater access for those with mobility challenges. Details on accessible options can be explored through Panama City Accessible Travel.

From the historic streets of Casco Viejo to the modern marvel of the Panama Canal, Panama is dedicated to enhancing travel inclusivity, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in its dynamic cultural heritage with comfort and ease.

Accessible travel Panama

Panama, despite being one of the most developed countries in Central America, leaves much to be desired in terms of accessibility. However, there are improvements mainly in the capital city. There is a wide range of hotels that offer accessible facilities and adapted excursions are available.

Country Information


Panama has a good health care system in urban areas, but it is less effective in rural areas. Be sure to take out adequate health insurance for your personal and travel needs, and have funds to cover any medical emergencies.
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Some beaches in the provinces of Bocas Del Toro and Chiriqui may have strong ocean currents. Panama City, Colon, and the province of Chiriqui have the highest levels of crime, we recommend that you exercise caution and avoid flashing valuables.


The requirements to enter Panama depend on your nationality, it may be necessary to obtain a visa, show a valid passport and proof of a certain amount of money. You can consult information and obtain your visa, here.


Panama's climate is tropical, with abundant rainfall and high temperatures all year round, especially on the coasts and lowlands. In central areas the weather can be cooler.


The official language of Panama is Spanish; however, Ngäbe, Buglé, Kuna, Emberá, Wounaan, Naso Tjerdi and Bri Bri are recognized as indigenous languages.


Electricity in Panama is 120V and the plugs are type A and B.