Panamá-Canal Railroad, Colon

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The 1849 California Gold Rush led to a sudden and desperate demand for transportation of hopeful gold miners to California, and thus Panamá-Canal Railroad was born. Construction began in 1850 and the first official journey took place in 1955. The railway was coined a transcontinental railroad--the first of its kind-- connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through Central America with 77 km (48 mi) of rail running parallel to the Panama Canal. The rail provides both freight and passenger service, offering a scenic view of ships, jungle, and wildlife. Panamá-Canal Railroad is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , online itinerary creator Edition.
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  • Another trip that was part of our central American cruise with Tui. Our cruise ship was being turned away from various ports due to the caronavirus, so we weren't allowed off the boat, even though we....  more »
  • We did this as a trip from a cruise ship, it had been recommended by someone who had been brought up near by. It was well worth the money, the cars had been well renovated and we had a access to an...  more »

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