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About Panama

    Where is Panama?

    Flag of Panama Central America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Colombia and Costa Rica

    Capital: Panama City Coordinates: 8° 58" North, 79° 31" West
    Map of Panama

    What is the Panama weather like?

    Tropical maritime; hot, humid, cloudy; prolonged rainy season (May to January), short dry season (January to May)

    Traveling to Panama

    Traveling by air

    There are 117 airports in Panama, 57 of which are paved.

    There are 3 heliports in Panama.

    Traveling by car

    There are 15,137 Km of highways in Panama.

    Traveling by water

    There are 800 Km of waterways in Panama.

    The most important ports and harbours are in major seaport(s): Balboa, Colon, Cristobal

    container port(s) (TEUs): Balboa (3,232,265), Colon (2,390,976), Manzanillo (2,391,066).

    Traveling by train

    There are 76 Km of railways in Panama.