Panama City, Panamanian's capital, is situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) southeast of Cristobal.
If you plan to explore Cristobal, why not check out the the Colon Free Zone?.
Panama is brimming with sights and attractions, from big-ticket tourist hotspots to lesser known nooks and crannies. If you are looking for more places to explore, try the Colon Free Zone and Galeta Island Marine Education Center in and around Colon, which you'll find roughly 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the south of Cristobal.
When it's time to explore beyond Cristobal, why not visit the nearest regional area. El Valle de Anton sits 55 miles (89 kilometers) away and features visitor attractions such as Chorro Macho Waterfall, Sunday Market and Museum El Valle. Serpentarium, Sleeping Indian Girl and El Nispero Zoo and Botanical Garden a few of the other visitor attractions definitely worth visiting for those who have time to spare.
Every destination has a specific history and the Panama area has plenty of its own stories to tell. The ruins in these parts provide a great snapshot to the past.
The wider region offers some great options for energetic visitors with a love of water. Swimming and snorkeling are just two of the popular water-based activities here. Why not spend some time with passionate locals keen to share their backyard with you and sign on for a specialised tour? Guided nature walks are popular here.
As your trip winds to a close, bid Panama a teary "Adiós"