Panama Canal and Costa Rica Cruise

Explore Costa Rica's natural wonders and cruise the mighty locks and waterways of the 100-year-old Panama Canal.

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 Research facilities at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  One of the many locks of the Panama Canal  Ships moving through a lock in the Panama Canal. Credit: Hemis/Alamy  Gatun Locks along the Panama Canal. Credit: Stan Shebs  Barro Colorado Island, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Research facilities at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  STRI scientist at work in lab  STRI scientist at work in the field  Flora found in Panama  Squirrel Monkey  Red-eyed tree frog  Exotic Poison Dart Frog  Coati found in Panama  Metal Mark butterfly  The scarlet macaw. Credit: Harvey Abernathey  The delightful beaches of the San Blas Islands  Display of traditional <i>molas</i> on the San Blas Islands Credit: Hemis/Alamy  Traditional <i>mola</i> art work of the San Blas Islands Credit: Danita Delimont/Alamy

Travel Insurance

For the convenience of our travelers, Smithsonian Journeys includes an on-tour Provided Insurance Plan through Travel Guard with the price of your tour. This travel insurance plan includes on-tour emergency evacuation insurance (up to $100,000), medical expense coverage (up to $25,000), dental expense coverage (up to $500), travel medical assistance and worldwide travel assistance. You will receive details on this included insurance with your Tour Confirmation and Tour Bulletins after you book a tour.

In addition, you may want to consider purchasing travel insurance to protect your investment from unforeseen events, such as missed flight connections, lost luggage, and cancelled plans. There are many plans you can consider. For your convenience, you may visit or call Travel Guard at 1.800.208.6142 to learn more.