Panama City attractions for kids are something every family needs to check out, the biggest being the stunning beaches and warm, tropical waters. Not only are there many Panama City attractions for kids, but there are also over 10 conveniently placed, kid-friendly hotels. Families will have plenty of fun while getting tons of fresh air while hiking, biking, or hanging on the beach. The best part is that most hotels are within walking, or biking distance of many of the kid-friendly attractions you and your family will be enjoying.
One of the best Panama City attractions is Zoo World, where the entire family can enjoy different kinds of animals and learn about the types of habitats where they live. St. Andrews State Park were the family can participate in many activities together such as, fishing, swimming, water sports, canoeing, and more. Additionally, these attractions have an added benefit of being located nearby many kid-friendly hotels in Panama City.
Take an excursion where the whole family can spend the day out at sea with the pirate captain and his crew on the Sea Dragon Pirate Cruise. For two hours your family will become part of the ship and be a pirate who sword fights, treasure hunts and divides the booty. This is just a one of the many exciting things to do in Panama City, but the excitement doesn't stop there. Nature lovers will enjoy the eco-tours and the outdoors at Camp Helen and then at St. Andrews state parks. One of the best Panama City attractions for kids, the Panama City Beach will allow you to swim with the dolphins and even launch yourself at over 100mph from their giant slingshot.
There are many Panama City tourist attractions for the entire family to enjoy. Playa Las Lajas is a beautiful and scenic beach that extends for more than eight miles along the coast. With ideal water temperatures, it's one of the best things to do in Panama City when you want to play in the water. Nearby the white sands and crystal blue water is the Marriott's Legends Edge Resort, which offers easy access to the water. For an enjoyable afternoon, the Gulf World Marine Park can fill up your day with the many animal shows and exhibitions they have to offer.
When looking for where to go in Panama City, there are many nearby locations to some of the best hotels in the area. Ripley's Believe It or Not Odditorium is one location that the family will enjoy fully. With 400+ bizarre exhibitions there is something for everyone to take advantage of. Just a few steps away is WonderWorks, and this Panama City tourist attraction has interactive exhibits to expand kids minds, a ropes course and laser tag. Both are close to quite a few other attractions and the Country Inn and Suites. This hotel is close enough you can catch a nap after laser tag, and spend the afternoon poking around Ripley's.
No Panama City family vacation is complete without taking a trip to Shipwreck Island Water park, which offers everything from a toddler friendly tadpole to river rapids. Vacations are meant to be a dream come true, so why not start at Panama City?