As of May 29th 2017, Panama has introduced a restriction on immigration legislation, specifically to limit tourist visas for some nationalities.

The general visa is for 180 days, however for nationals of Venezuela, Colombia and Nicaragua the tourist visa will have a maximum of ninety (90) days.

Those who have entered the Republic of Panama before the validity of this decree can make use of their tourist visa for a period of one hundred and eighty (180) days.