Welcome to Panchimalco

Inhabited by descendants of the Pipils, Panchimalco has reinvented itself as an artists' enclave. You can visit a number of working galleries here and purchase work from leading national artists at reasonable prices.

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$42.99 Tours & Sightseeing

Layover tour San Salvador city and a charming colonial town, Panchimalco

At your departure from the plane, our team of collaborators will be waiting for you, inside the airport, to assist you in an express migratory process, where they will accompany you at each step, and carry out the exoneration of exit taxes from the airport. Once outside the airport, our guide will be waiting for you to accompany you on this fabulous adventure. And your first destination will be the busy city of San Salvador, considered one of the most overpopulated of Latin America. Undoubtedly, if you are in El Salvador you would love to know the city.  We will visit the most important monuments of the city, crossing the streets and avenues of the most modern metropolitan area. All the way to the Historic Center of San Salvador.  In this tour you will be able to see up close as it is the day to day for the Salvadorans, you will have the opportunity to walk through the open markets, and walk in the heart of the historic center of San Salvador. We will visit the Metropolitan Cathedral of San Salvador and the Crypt of Monseñor Romero. We will have beautiful views of the National Palace, we will walk in the square Gerardo neighborhoods. We will visit La Plaza Libertad and discover El Rosario Church, which looks like an abandoned building on the outside, but when entering the architectural beauty is unique at the continent level. We will continue with our trip heading to the beautiful city of Panchimalco located 17 kilometers from San Salvador, on the way to Panchimalco, we will make a stop at the imposing mountain known as La Puerta del Diablo, where you will have a spectacular view of almost 365 ° with views towards the Pacific ocean, volcano of San Salvador and the lake of Ilopnago. Once we reach this colorful city we will visit the famous church of Santa Cruz de Roma, dating from the time of the colony in the year of 1735. In a country like El Salvador it is a privilege to have a building of such a long life and that It is still in use. This city is full of art. You can enjoy the sculptural park, and the workshop of the painter Miguel Angel Ramirez. Recognized Salvadoran artist who has been responsible for introducing the youth of this town to art. Also here will be the perfect opportunity to taste the typical dish of the Salvadorans, the pupusas! We will leave you again at the international airport two hours before your next flight, with the security of having fallen in love with El Salvador and wanting to return for longer time. On this tour you will also have the opportunity to taste the saucer type of the Salvadorans, the Pupusas! (Not included in the price)We will visit the National Crafts Market so you can take the perfect souvenir