Lake Gatun Panama Canal. You sail through this type of scenery with lots of little islands for hours. It's an amazing area.
Gatun Lake, Panama, went fishing for Peacock Bass while visiting Panama. 1998
The Panama Canal with Kids: A Boat Tour of Lake Gatun. There are myriad ways to experience Panama’s most famous attraction! One of the most popular options is to visit the Miraflores Locks but my favourite way to experience the Panama Canal with kids is by taking a boat tour of the canal’s backwaters and Gatun Lake. This is what the tour entails...
Gatun Lake is a large artificial lake to the south of Colón, Panama. It forms a major part of the Panama Canal, carrying ships for 33 km of their transit across the Isthmus of Panama. Map of gatun lake
Panama - Gamboa Rainforest Resort is a treasure buried in the wet and steamy jungle where the Chagres River meets the Panama Canal in Gatun Lake. All the qualities of civilization in a primeval world. Getting to grips with the forest all around is not easy. I rode the Teleferico aerial tram through the canopy to the top of a nearby hill, then a guided hike in the dripping forest took me to an observation tower above the canopy for a breathtaking view over the rainforest to the Chagres River.