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Panama Canal Fishing

#13 of 57 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Panama City Features Animals
Panama City, Panama
+507 315-1905
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Great Fishing Tour Company

I fished with these guys on 7/14/2016. Rich, the owner, picked me up at the hotel right on time... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
James A
Good Day of fishing ..

I book a fly fishing half day trip to fish for " Peacock Bass" ... great day fishing along with... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2016
David, Panama
via mobile
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Panama City, Panama
+507 315-1905
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

I fished with these guys on 7/14/2016. Rich, the owner, picked me up at the hotel right on time, and we drove leisurely to Gamboa. Along the way, Rich provided a commentary of Panama--a little about its history, the Presidents and culture. He's a very...More

2  Thank James A
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I book a fly fishing half day trip to fish for " Peacock Bass" ... great day fishing along with good communication for meeting at marina and were ready to go. The boat included a Captain and a Guide and plenty of places to cast...More

1  Thank gruss3891
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Alberado our guide was knowledgable and friendly. Had great conversation with him. Both him and the captain helped me as a beginner catch fish. Equipment was in good shape, and they were able to put us on fish all day.

1  Thank rheakerby
Reviewed 13 March 2016

4 of us, two couples with only 1 who had fished before had a great day on the lake. Abe picked us up at our apartment right on time and took us to the boat. He operated as our guide for the day with a...More

Thank rogeri
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Booked a 10 day stay in panama and booked a 6 hr fishing trip with panama canal fishing. Best day of our 10 day stay. My wife and I couldn't ask for a better day of fishing. Quit counting when the wife was ahead 12...More

Thank wsjl
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Rich Cahill was very accommodating to outfit us with a great guide Danny Pierson and experienced Captain. Boat and equipment were good. We caught lots of peacock bass of all sizes. Had a good lunch and refreshment. We heard many good fishing stories.

Thank PaulWI54
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Many thanks for working so hard to get us on some fish in tough conditions! The team at Panama Canal Fishing went above and beyond to make our day special even though the fishing was very slow....they worked extra hard, and a little overtime, to...More

Thank Marty C
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Many, many thanks to our captain Elliott and our personal guide Abelardo (Abe) pronounced AB were so good. It was a surreal day on the canal and lake. No actually they were fantastic!! We booked via email and Ines took care of everything, good response...More

Thank HooversGrille
Reviewed 3 February 2016

During our week stay in Panama city we just had to get out on the canal and do some fishing. If you have never been boating in the open areas of the canal, that is an experience in and of itself. Throw in a great...More

Thank Explorer1904
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We got picked up early in Panama City and shuttled to marina for a full morning of Peacock Bass fishing on Lake Gatun. Our boat ride started with a couple of detours along the isolated shores to experience two different types of monkeys. It was...More

1  Thank SS_Vinnow
PanamaCanalFishing, Front Office Manager at Panama Canal Fishing, responded to this review

Hello! We've just reviewed photos of the 2016. We all agree at the office that your photos are wonderful! We want to ask you if we would be able to use them too?? Looking froward to your response. King regards, Panama Canal Fishing

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Bart L
Hello I am arriving with my family on August 2 to the ninth. I am interested in a fishing trip through the mangroves. Could you tell me the cost per person from the Westin Playa Bonita? Two adults + two boys 17 and 14. Interested in fishing the Panama Canal.
19 May 2017|
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Hello, Can you please tell me what tour company you used? thanks, Robert
5 April 2017|
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Booked the fishing directly with Panama Canal fishing.
Dale Z
Coming on A cruise to panama Jan 11 want to go fishing Gatam lake. What would cost be to pick me up at dock and return me after trip
12 December 2016|
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