1. Know how it works
2. Amazing landscapes
3. It is considered the 8th world wonder
The Panama Canal is one of the biggest human feats, not just because of its size but also because of the great number of ingenious solutions to the challenges that its functioning presented. As can be noted with the creation of its artificial lake (Gatún) used to separate the flora and fauna of both oceans to the maritime management.
4. The Biodiversity
The canal harbors rich diversity. Around it, there are thousands of acres inhabited by howling monkeys, white-faced capuchins, toucans, harpy eagles, sloths, and deer, among others. If you pay attention, you might capture them with your camera.
5. Other impressive infrastructures
Besides the Canal itself, there are other infrastructures at sight like the Americas Bridge, Centenario Bridge, and the Biodiversity Museum. You can see them from a distinct point of view during your Canal transit.
6. Imposing Ships
Around 14,000 of the biggest world vessels go through the Canal each year. These mega-ships are awe-inspiring with their overwhelming size, and even though you will have the opportunity to see other types of boats and vessels, these cargo ships definitely leave an impression.
7. A complete tour
If you choose to take a private charter, you will be able to enjoy from a comfortable boat where you can include your gastronomical preferences with a catering service. Undeniably, nothing is better than enjoying some amazing views with the best food and drinks.
8. Spectacular photos
The scenic views through the Panama Canal are an opportunity to take great pictures. You can have a mini photography session and take some memorable pictures.
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