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See Panama City Off the Beaten Path

My family and I went on a tour with Joey, and for me, as an experienced traveler, it was the best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hardtoport
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One of the best tours we've ever done!

Joey was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places off the beaten path for food, drinks, and gave... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Nancy T
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Discover the pulse of Panama City on a 5-hour personalized urban walking food tour with local blogger Joey, founder of PTY Life. Visit the historic district & eclectic local neighborhoods while sampling flavorful dishes. Take in city views and back alleyways filled with street art, sample the world’s most expensive coffee, uncover the local craft beer & cocktail scene, bargain at artisan markets, or be spontaneous and take on the day! Price is $69 / person and includes a guided tour, 3-5 food & drink stops, umbrellas during the wet season, and public transportation costs.
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“fish market” (23 reviews)
“great tour” (16 reviews)
“walking tour” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went on a tour with Joey, and for me, as an experienced traveler, it was the best tour I've ever taken. It truly felt like we were being shown around Panama City by a friend instead of a guide. I wish...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Joey was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places off the beaten path for food, drinks, and gave us a locals perspective of the city. All food and drink options were GREAT! We got to enjoy more than one just neighborhood. In addition,...More

Thank Nancy T
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Today I did the El Chorillo tour with Victor and it was great! He has a lot of knowledge and good English so i learned a lot. He also took me to some interesting streets and locations and I got to mingle with the locals...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Joey, of PTY (airport code for Panama City) Life, provides a great tour through various areas of the city that your less likely to visit with the average tour guide. We were staying in Casco Viejo so ventured out on foot from there. We saw...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Excellent tour! Joey was highly knowledgeable and very congenial. We hit all the spots I was hoping to see/experience in Casco Viejo and other parts of Panama City. Ours was essentially a foodie tour with commentary about the city and the country--which was exactly what...More

1  Thank Caitlin E
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lot of fun with a group of 6 on Joey’s tour around Panama City. Definitely a must when you’re visiting Panama. The tour is exactly how he’s describing it on his website, so just look it up and book ;). We had a...More

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Joey was incredibly friendly, and gave myself and my family probably the BEST tour we have ever done! We got to see many different aspects of the city, and try many amazing things to eat and drink along the way. Also, Joey had many interesting...More

Thank gusjames85
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Joey runs a great tour that he suits to the likes of his clients. My wife and I are around the same age as Joey and have no issue with walking and were on the tour for over 5hrs with 8 different food and drink...More

Thank Odin89
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Joey is such a great guy and very easy to talk with and enjoy his company. Their were 6 of us all of similar age - (over 50). We are from Virginia, one couple from California and another from Denmark. We got along great and...More

Thank Renee R
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Easily one of the best travel experiences I have ever had. Joey will customize a tour for you to appeal to whatever your interests are. Ours was very food-sentric and he brought us to places that we can never find on our on. We travelled...More

Thank Frank T
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