What types of questions are asked in customs?

The Directorate General of Customs of the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Panama requires travelers to complete a form (one per family) that serves as the Traveler's Sworn Declaration.

On this form, you must declare:


What do I need to travel to Panama as a foreign visitor?

Tourists must show the following documents to the Inspector of the Immigration and Naturalization Service of the Ministry of Government and Justice:


What do I need to do before traveling? 

Given its narrowness and shape of the letter "S" on its side, Panama is the only place in the world where the sun rises over the Pacific and sets on the Caribbean side. To best enjoy this phenomenon, go up to Jefe Hill (1,000 meters above sea level) on the border of Chagres National Park, about one and a half hours from Panama City.


The MetroBus official Twitter account reported that new MetroBus routes feeding into the Metro will begin on April 7th. 

At the Azuero International Fair (FIA), the main commercial and economic showcase for the provinces of Herrera and Los Santos, visitors can buy everything from ornamental and medicinal plants to the latest car model.

Con éxito finalizó la XXXII versión de Expocomer, feria comercial organizada por la Cámara de Comercio, Industrias y Agricultura de Panamá, ante un escenario internacional que muestra una recuperación de sus tasas de crecimiento por arriba del 2%.

On April 4th the first charter flight will arrive with 170 passengers to the Río Hato Scarlett Martínez International Airport, as confirmed by the Director of Civil Aviation, Rafael Bárcenas. 

Convening under the theme “Opening Pathways for Shared Progress”, the World Economic Forum on Latin America, to take place on April 1-3 in Panama City, will bring together more than 600 leaders from government, industry, civil society, and academia from over 50 nations to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the region.


It appears that Air France made the right decision in initiating direct flights to Panama.