Explore Panama from This Hotel near the Panama Canal
Surrounded by enchanting, lush rainforest and only 30 minutes from Panama City, the Radisson Summit Hotel & Golf is an ideal getaway destination for your Panama vacation. Only five miles away from the Miraflores Locks, this hotel near the Panama Canal makes it easy for you to visit one of mankind's greatest structural achievements. You'll also enjoy proximity to the Summit Botanical Gardens and the Metropolitan Natural Park, both of which are home to numerous examples of exotic flora and fauna, as well as the picturesque cathedrals of El Casco Antiguo. If you feel like doing some shopping, take the hotel's complimentary shuttle to the nearby mall. With its convenient location near top attractions and natural wonders, the Radisson is the perfect home base for your visit.
This Panama Canal hotel is near the following attractions:
- Albrook Shopping Mall (10.17 miles)
One of Central America's largest malls, Albrook features jewelers, perfumeries, fashion outlets, art galleries, a movie theater and a food court with more than 30 restaurants.
Phone: +1 (507) 303-6251
- Amador Causeway (13.97 miles)
Constructed out of rocks removed while building the Panama Canal, the Amador Causeway offers a breathtaking view of the Americas Bridge and the Pacific entrance to the canal.
- El Casco Antiguo (12.26 miles)
Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this historic area features cobblestone streets, charming city squares, opulent cathedrals and al fresco cafés.
- Metropolitan Natural Park (4.46 miles)
This beautiful park is home to a multitude of rain forest residents, including the titi monkey, the green iguana and the red and green guacamaya.
Phone: +1 (507) 232-5552
- Mi Pueblito (18.1 miles)
Located at the bottom of Ancon Hill, this educational attraction provides a glimpse into the history of Panama. The complex includes gorgeous gardens, as well as replicas of Panamanian, Antillian and Indian villages.
- Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal (5.07 miles)
Full of exhibits about the Panama Canal, the Miraflores Visitors Center allows guests to learn about the canal's three sets of locks and how ships are safely transported between oceans.
Phone: +1 (507) 276-8325
- Museum of Biodiversity (11.71 miles)
This fascinating museum examines the origins and development of life in a variety of formats.
Phone: +1 (507) 314-0097
- Panama Canal Museum (12.2 miles)
Focusing on the history of the Panama Canal, this museum features informative exhibits highlighting the role of the canal through the present day, including original canal treaties. Call ahead to arrange guided tours in English.
Phone: +1 (507) 211-1649
- Pipeline Road (2.98 miles)
Built during World War II to transport fuel in the event of a bombing at the Panama Canal, the Pipeline Road is now a bird watcher's paradise. It is the site of the Audubon Society's Christmas Bird Count and is also a popular location for the scientific study of plants, insects, reptiles and mammals.
- Summit Botanical Gardens and Zoo (1.95 miles)
A fun attraction for the whole family, this zoo houses such exotic creatures as jaguars, scarlet macaws, tapirs, monkeys and the Harpy Eagle, Panama's national bird and the largest bird of prey in the northern hemisphere.
Phone: +1 (507) 232-4854
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