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Clemente A

Colon, colon, Panama

I start working as a guide 23 years ago, when I just got out of high school, dealing with sailors and yachters from all around the world.

My job consisted of taking them around to the local officials to do their paper work in order to transit the Panama Canal. I also helped them find parts and supplies, linehandling these boats true the Canal.

Years later, I stepped into another type of guiding, I started to drive a taxi and I usually offered my services at the local Hotels, taking the customers to places like Portobelo, San Lorenzo, Panama city and other places. I saw the necessity to Learn about these places, so I started buying and studying literature of the most visited sites in Panama, I made excursion almost all around the country. By the year 2000 with the arrival of cruise ships to the port of Colon 2000 and Cristobal, I started to offer my guiding services to the cruise ship passengers.

I combined my passion for touring with my permanent job at the Panama Canal. I born in Panama 49 years ago, I have lived all of my life in this bless country , married. I have six (6) kids (yes six!!!) four boys, two girls, love them all. I live in the country in a small town between Panama city and Colon.

A Recent Review of this guide

Excellent tour and guide. I had a relatively short stay in Panama and Clemente was very flexible throughout the entire time, making sure that I got to see (only) what I wanted. He is very experienced and can easily adjust the conversation/information about Panamanian history, economy, and politics to all levels. While driving through the forest, he stopped several times and pointed out monkeys and sloths that I would have never noticed on my own. The tour and guide were absolutely worth every penny.
Alex G.

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Credentials

Universidad Tecnologica de Panama
Licenciado en Operaciones Maritimas y Portuarias.

Universidad de Panamá
Licenciado en Derecho y Ciencias Políticas.

Professional drivers licence.
ATTT(Autoridad de Transito Y Transporte Terrestre).

Defense driving course
Panama canal Authority.

Basic Security Officer Training Series, by The Professional Security Network.

Customer Service: Everything start with me Panama canal Authority.

Launch Operator licence, issue by the Panama Canal Authority.

CPR course completed. Given by the Panama Canal Authority.

Restrictions

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Private tour guide Clemente A

Panama City and Canal Grand Tour Private,...

Discover the secrets of Panama with a knowledgeable private local guide.

250 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Panama Carribean Coast Private Tour to,...

History and Nature all in one with your local private tour guide

290 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

6 hours

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Embera Indian Village

Day of Adventure with the Emberas.

340 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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