Often considered to be “the cultural heart of Panama,” the inhabitants of the Azuero Peninsula proudly display their traditions and folklore in many festivities throughout the year. The Pollera, one of the most beautiful costumes in the world, has origins here and you will have the opportunity to see how it is handcrafted in detail. You will visit an elder lady who has dedicated her entire life to the typical dress of the panamanian women, as well as small studios of local artisans who produce the colorful devil’s masks, the drums used in local music, and the gold ornaments that are part of the traditional Panamanian culture.
Approximately 4 hours.
Transportation, bilingual tour guide, entrance fees, water.
Please note that any tour departing from Gamboa or Playa Bonita hotels, or hotels near the airports will have a total surcharge of $70 plus 7% tax.
We will pick you up at your hotel at 8:00 am.
WHAT TO BRING?
Sneakers, comfortable clothes, camera.
The following information is a Panama tipping guide:
- Shuttle Driver $ 2.00 per person, per day.
- Sightseeing tour driver $ 5.00 per person, per day.
- Tour guide $ 10.00 per person, per day.
- Tour boat driver $ 5.00 per person, per day.
- Bellboys and airports $ 1.00 per bag.
- Waiter / a restaurant 10% – 15%.
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