Great architecture and history in this place. Need to go back to experience some of the bars etc in the area.
About Casco Viejo
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We enjoyed half a day at Casco Viejo. The architecture and history were very appealing. The street vendors were everywhere and would barter for the most part. Beware of willing souls that want to show you around just because their being "nice". There will be...More
Lots of culture, old world and people. Good place for souvenirs as well. Memorable experience. Good stop for sightseeing, reasonable process.
We loved Casco Viejo. Great restaurants and ambiance. Very quaint town. We also visited some beautiful churches while there. Friendly, helpful locals. Overall, a great experience!
There are so many buildings and places to see in the Old Town during the day that include hotels, Bolivar Palace, theaters, the French plaza and embassy, churches, crafts and souvenir shops but, going at night is magical. It has a lively, fun, noisy atmosphere...More
Everyone we encountered in the Casco Viejo area was very kind. The stone streets were beautiful. The buildings reminded me of New Orleans. We ate at Super Gourmet which was delicious, and they spoke mostly English to us. There were lots of street vendors selling...More
Great place full of history, little shops, restaurants and bars. Don't try to get there by car use a taxi or uber. Traffic in and out is crazy. Lot of walking so wear comfy shoes, sunscreen and do not forget to get your Panama Hat