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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the best tours I've ever been on! I recently did this on a brief layover in Panama. The tour was given by Diwi (a Panamanian local) since Joey is away in Colombia.There were three of us in total and at the...More

Thank Brianne H
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I'll start of by saying that we visited Joey's blog on Panama several times to get ideas for our trip. He seemed very knowledgeable and had really great insight on Panama and traveling within the country. So, when we saw that Joey offered a tour...More

Thank jdeste
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We couldn't think of a better way to spend our first night in Panama! Joey kindly agreed to start our tour at 5pm instead of 3pm due to our flight arrival time and met us at our hotel for the start of the tour. I...More

Thank starrynight711
Reviewed 12 July 2018

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

Thank hardtoport
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

1  Thank Nancy T
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

1  Thank joe1212
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

Thank DallasAlice51
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
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
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

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