Foreign travel advice
UK health authorities have classified Panama as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For information and advice about the risks associated with Zika virus, visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.
Most visits to Panama are trouble-free.
If you travel to the Darien province you should do so only with an organised group and to recognised tourist destinations protected by the Panamanian police. See Local Travel
There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
Foreign driving licences are only valid for 90 days following your entry to the country. See Road Travel