In order to enter Panama you will need a passport. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your date of arrival. If your passport will expire within 6 months of your arrival date it is important that you renew your passport before traveling to Panama.
Check your passport now and start the process to get it renewed if necessary.
You must bring your passport with you to enter Panama.
While in Panama you should always carry your passport that contains the Panama entry stamp in case it is requested by Panamanian authorities.
U.S. citizens: Please contact the Department of State for information on obtaining or renewing your passport.