Activities

Cultural & Theme Tours

El Salvador Flowers Route Tour from San Salvador

The Flowers Route (Ruta de las Flores) is one of El Salvador’s most popular circuits, named for the abundance of flowers along a picturesque, 22-mile (36-km) winding road through the mountains. On this full-day tour you’ll visit several colorful villages — including Nahuizalco, Juayúa, Apaneca, and Concepción de Ataco — famed for their natural beauty, authentic crafts, coffee plantations, weekly festivals, and local and international cuisine. Walk cobblestone streets while you explore each colonial town with your friendly guide, enjoying the cool, mild weather and slow pace of the Sierra Apaneca.
$50
9 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Coffee People Culture and Colonial towns The Flowers Route

In this tour you will have the opportunity to meet and visit five of the most picturesque colonial towns with greater cultural tradition of the western part of El Salvador. Begining in Nahuizalco, town with indigenous custom, recognized for its fine crafts in wicker and tule. We will continue our journey to reach Salcoatitan which has one of the oldest churches in El Salvador. Then we will juayua, rich in natural beauty. We continue with the people of Apaneca, the highest village of all El Salvador, known for its coffee plantations. Finishing with the colorful town of Ataco, famous for its handicrafts, its restaurants, and its beautiful cobbled streets.
$47
8 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Ruta de Las Flores People volcanoes colonial towns

In this tour you will have the opportunity to meet and visit five of the most picturesque colonial towns with greater cultural tradition of the western part of El Salvador. Begining in Nahuizalco, town with indigenous custom, recognized for its fine crafts in wicker and tule. We will continue our journey to reach Salcoatitan which has one of the oldest churches in El Salvador. Then we will juayua, rich in natural beauty. We continue with the people of Apaneca, the highest village of all El Salvador, known for its coffee plantations. Finishing with the colorful town of Ataco, famous for its handicrafts, its restaurants, and its beautiful cobbled streets.
$50
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Flower Route Tour from San Salvador

Discover the beauty of El Salvador's west through five towns on this day trip from San Salvador.
$65
8 hours
Private & Custom Tours

El Salvador Mayan Ruins and Ruta de las Flores Coffee Day Tour

Visit the Biggest Mayan Pyramid in El Salvador, Tazumal. Learn about Mayan history and culture with your local tourguide. Then visit Ataco, the biggest and most pintoresque town in the Ruta de Flores, later we taste some of the local coffee. Then we walk in Juayua, another important town of the Ruta de las Flores.  Tazumal was a ceremonial place in the Classical Mayan Period, several burials have been found inside the main pyramid. Some of the artifacts found can be seen in the museum onsite. The Ruta de las Flores is famous for its great quality coffee and amazing lush nature. Ataco features its famous murals and many shopping stores. Juayua is the town where the weekend festivals started.
$125
10 hours