Panama City, Panama Price Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$47
1 USD = 1 USD
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Panama City Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar17.00 - 44.00
starstarstarstarstar50.00 - 66.00
starstarstarstarstar66.00 - 117.00
starstarstarstarstar75.00 - 178.00
starstarstarstarstar175.00 - 229.00

Panama City Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed10.78 - 14.00

Panama City Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Panama Canal MuseumThis popular museum tells the fascinating story of the canal in Spanish only.
adults
children
20.00
10.00
Panama Canal Visitors CenterThe Miraflores Visitors' Center complex offers the best views and information about how things work today. Morning time is when most of the ships and boats pass through.
adults
20.00

Panama City Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastIf your hotel doesn't include breakfast you can find cheap cafes and sandwich shops easily.2.40 - 5.50
Budget lunchThe fish market area is an experience and a great place for a cheap freshly-caught lunch.4.60 - 7.50
Budget dinnerAssuming you want a proper sit-down meal, avoid tourist places with English menus for the best deals.7.00 - 11.00
Beer (.33l bottle)Cold bottles of local lager are everywhere, cheap at the fish market and more expensive in real bars.1.50 - 3.50

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center25.00 - 30.00
Public bus from airport to city center1.25
3km taxi ride in Panama City3.00 - 5.00
Public bus ride in Panama City0.25
Taxi from city center to Canal Zone5.00 - 12.00
Metro ride in Panama City0.35 - 2.00
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