Nestled comfortably between North America and South America is the wonderful country of Panama. A Panama holiday is exciting because it can vary greatly depending on which part of the country you stay in. Whether you like to be in the thick of things with plenty of outdoor activities to do, or prefer to have privacy, peace and a choice of cultural sights to see, a panama holiday can deliver it all. What’s more, a Panama holiday rental house will offer all of the mod-cons you would expect with some spectacular scenery just outside of your window.
One thing is for sure, a Panama holiday can be as busy or as subdued as you want it to be. You can simply choose to relax by the sea, take in a mountain view from your luxurious Panama holiday rental house or fill your days with many energetic activities. As there is access to both sea and land in the country, there is a wide range of pursuits available including swimming, diving, fishing, sailing, caving, windsurfing, hiking, mountain biking, horse riding, paragliding, tennis and golf. Panama is such a beautiful and dynamic country that it is also a popular destination with those who love wildlife watching, sketching, painting and photography.
No Panama holiday would be complete without visiting the world famous Panama Canal. Stretching for almost 51 miles and originally thought of as a viable concept in the 16th century, the Panama Canal earns its place as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. The canal was built by the Americans between 1904 and 1914 and is now one of the biggest and busiest waterways in the world today. Visitors can learn more about the history and building of the canal by visiting the Panama Canal Museum as well as taking day trips along the canal itself.
If you are now considering booking a fantastic Panama holiday rental house then you will be able to enjoy a warm climate all the year round. The daytime temperature throughout the year ranges between 25°C and 31°C. The months of May through to November are the wet season when there can be as much as 118 inches of rainfall, depending on the region you are staying in.
Travellers on a Panama holiday can arrive at a variety of airports; one of the most popular for entering the country is Panama City Airport (PTY). Air operators that offer regular, affordable indirect flights to the country include American Airlines, Iberia and Continental Airlines. Passengers can depart the UK from several airports such as Gatwick (LGW), London Heathrow (LHR), Newcastle(NCL) and Edinburgh (EDI).