Snail Kite photographed at Gatun Lake Pa

Exclusive Wildlife Photography, Birding and Fishing Tours at Gatun Lake, Panamá Canal

Welcome to 9° NORTH Panamá

We are situated at the Gamboa Rainforest Reserve, the premier wildlife, birding and lake fishing destination in Panamá

  • Experience this incredible Tropical wilderness hotspot with your Hosts who will show and discuss with you the incredible interconnectivity of the various the species in the Tropical Rainforest.

  • Our Gamboa Rainforest Reserve Bird Hides and Bird Trails are in the list of the Top 5 eBird Hotspots in Panamá (over 400 bird species).

  • Our Photography Boat has been designed and built by photographers for photographers.  It is the only specialist boat of its sort in Central America

  • Take amazing wildlife photos with the pro-level cameras and 150-600mm lenses that we provide you with.

  • All 9° NORTH Panama tours are exclusive and professionally guided.

  • Throughout your tour you will be well cared for and receive our exclusive personal attention.

  • Solo Travelers welcome.

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You will be truly

Inspired by Nature

Our Experiences

Family friendly

Our tours are best suited for nature loving Independent Solo Travelers, Couples and Families.

Children, accompanied with a parent, are very welcome, and encouraged to have a unique Wildlife Photography, Birding and Fishing experience with us.

Mobility Impairment friendly

Our boat was specifically chosen because it has a raised flat deck.  As the deck is at the same level as the jetty, it is very easy to walk on and off, and to be seated on a comfortable padded swivel chair.

The boat is very stable and safe.

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