Travel Information

Moroccan citizens travelling to Panama

Citizens of Western Sahara that are travelling to Panama need a stamped visa in their passport prior to arriving.

What to expect in Panama

🤝 friendly locals
⛅ warm weather
low tax
🏖️ beaches
💰 expensive cost of living

Flights and Prices

Flight prices to Panama from Western Sahara usually are around 10452.00 MAD. Iberia is a common carrier airline.

International and domestic airlines

Common international airlines are

Copa Airlines

. Popular domestic airlines are

Air Panama

Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

No, you don't have to carry cash with you. Credit cards are generally accepted. This may not be the case in smaller cities so you should double-check when you land.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are

Digicel, and Movistar


💦 Can I drink tap water?

No, you cannot drink tap water. Bottled water is recommended.

🚕What do I use to get around?

Popular ride-hailing services include


Exchange Rates

The primary currency is PAB.

1 MAD = 0.103573 PAB

To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $6.75 USD.

Visa Status

A Visa needs to be provided by the country prior to travelling.

Notes and Passport Validity

There are no special notes about passport validity at this time. In general, it is good to ensure that your passport is valid 3 months after your trip ends.

Visa free for a maximum stay of 30 days for valid visa holders or residents of Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada.:

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

We now advise all not to travel overseas at this time, due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel. This includes to Panama. If you’re already overseas and wish to return to Australia, we recommend you do so as soon as possible by commercial means. Panama has confirmed cases of COVID-19 and has cancelled public events until further notice. If you choose to travel despite our advice, follow the advice of local authorities and check with the nearest embassy or consulate of Panama to confirm the latest entry requirements. If in country, dial 169 for updated information. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Panama.


These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Panama. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (3.71 / 5)
Safety (2.51 / 5)
Cost of Living (2.25 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$122.00 USD / night

Average Dinners

$6.75 USD

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Popular Cities in Panama

Bocas del Toro

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