Sunbathe, shop, and explore other fun things to do in Colón, Panama

Located close to the Colón 2,000 Cruise Port and the Colón Free Zone shopping center, Radisson Colon 2,000 Hotel & Casino places you within walking distance of some of Panama’s most popular things to do. Soak up gorgeous views of Manzanillo Bay from your hotel room, and then wander the fascinating ruins of Spanish forts at Portobelo. For a glimpse of the region’s natural beauty, you can spend the day relaxing on nearby beaches like Playa Diablillo or hiking through the splendor of the Panamanian rainforest. Need a breath of fresh air after back-to-back on-site meetings? Pencil in an afternoon of boating or snorkeling at Isla Grande.

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Colón 2,000 Cruise Port and Shopping Center

0.08 mi / 0.13 km from the hotel
This cutting-edge port draws cruise passengers and area vacationers with a duty-free shopping complex and a charming array of craft boutiques.

Black Christ Church and Museum

21.16 mi / 34.05 km from the hotel
Learn about Portobelo's patron saint when you visit this religious site. If your visit falls on October 21, be sure to attend the annual festival and parade held in his honor.

Isla Grande

29.39 mi / 47.29 km from the hotel
Providing a lush, tropical backdrop for snorkeling, diving, surfing, boating, and watercraft riding, this quiet island community off the shores of Portobelo is an ideal location for a fun-filled excursion.

Colón Free Zone

0.24 mi / 0.39 km from the hotel
As the world’s largest free-trade zone outside of Hong Kong, the Colón Free Zone is home to more than 1,800 companies and attracts more than 250,000 visitors a year. You can find appliances, furniture, clothing, shoes, jewelry, and toys.

Portobelo

21.1 mi / 33.96 km from the hotel
Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site, this town beside the bay is home to the Aduana Real, a restored Spanish Colonial treasure house, as well as the ruins of five Spanish forts.

Playa Diablillo

3.32 mi / 5.35 km from the hotel
With white-sand shores and placid waters, Playa Diablillo is the perfect place for waterskiing, fishing, and relaxing.

Portobelo San Lorenzo

7.84 mi / 12.61 km from the hotel
A tour of these ancient fortifications high above the Chagres River offers a glimpse into Panama's past.