Panama is part of Americas with main city at
Panama City. Its Developing country with a
population of 4M people. The main currency is Balboa. The languages
spoken are Spanish. the Republic of Panama is the formal name of Panama It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~24.86 °C 🌧 ~405.04 mm 👨👩👦👦 4M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
We've reviewed our travel advice for Panama, including information on the Australian Consulate in Panama. There are currently a high number of hantavirus cases in the Los Santos Province (see Health). We haven't changed the level - exercise a high degree of caution in Panama overall. Do not travel to the Darien Gap beyond Yaviza. Do not travel to Darien Gap beyond Yaviza.
issued date: May 17, 2019
Panama uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are Spanish
💱 Currencies Used
Panama uses the United States dollar (symbol: $), code USD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 1 dollar and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Panama. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Panama. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.