cars are reminiscent of the golden age of railway travel, with luxurious wood
paneling, tables, carpeted floors, soft lamp lighting, wooden blinds, air conditioning,
bathrooms, large windows to appreciate the picturesque journey and open-air viewing
decks that allow passengers to step outside and smell the tropical
At present, there
are five luxurious passenger cars in operation, each named after a river of Panama:
Rio Bayano|| |
the Panama Canal Railway Company acquired a 1938 Southern Pacific Dome Car, the
Rio Chagres, and remodeled it at a cost of almost $1 Million.
passenger cars have a bar and snack service.