Resolution No. 22068 Panama, September 1, 2021, establishes new requirements for tourists in Panama, effective October 1, 2021.

Any foreigner, as a tourist, being of a nationality that does not require a tourist visa for Panama and who enters the country on or after October 1, 2021, the legal term authorized for the stay as a tourist has been established for up to three (3) months, counted from the date of entry into the Republic of Panama.

Those who are granted a period of less than three (3) months by the immigration authority may request extensions of their stay as a tourist for the same period..

Requirements to enter Panama as tourists:

  • Original passport or travel document with a minimum of three (3) months of validity.

  • Verified reservation of departure from the country, within the established period.

  • Proof of economic solvency for their maintenance and sustenance according to the term of stay in the country, in no case can be less than five hundred dollars ($/.500.00).

  • Comply with the sanitary norms and measures established by the Ministry of Health.

For transportation services from the airport to the hotel you can use the following contact.

Mitzila Gomez

Panama is open to international travelers and visitors from all countries are welcome to visit Panama.


  • No entry restrictions.

  • Travelers do not have to present negative test results nor fill out a health affidavit.