Welcome to San Salvador

Surrounded by green-tipped volcanoes, San Salvador is handsome compared to some other Central American capital cities. Its leafy suburbs are pleasant to explore on foot, while its galleries and museums stand out for such a small city. San Salvador’s huge wealth gap does mean that violent crime is a reality, and there are a few neighborhoods east of town that are no-go zones... Read More

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San Salvador adventures

$226.50 Small group tours

Overnight: Monsignor Romero City Tour

Probably the most recognized figure in El Salvador, Monsignor Romero became famous for his preaching in defense of human rights and was killed in the exercise of his pastoral ministry.

$56.99 Sightseeing tours

Laguna Verde Dune Buggy Adventure with Optional Flowers Route Tour

Get wild, and a little bit dirty, on this 6-hour dune buggy tour from San Salvador that is a fun blend of adventure and beautiful nature. Hop in your dune buggy and be prepared to see the landscape in a different way. Gawk at the stunning Laguna Verde and Laguna de las Ninfas. Ride along the Ruta de las Flores (Flowers Route), famed for its scenery, and spend time in the town of Apaneca. Upgrade to include a guide or to extend the tour to a full day.

$529 Small group tours

3-Day Adventure Trip in San Salvador

Discover the best adventures in El Salvador during this 3-day trip, including canopy over the coffee plantations, cloud forest and waterfalls. Enjoy your first surf lessons and hike or bike tour to the Green Lagoon. Staying at small located standard hotels with local breakfast included.

$479 Small group tours

3-Day Archeological Tour from San Salvador

During this 3-day tour, go back in to history how the Maya civilization was living in El Salvador. Visiting the ceremonial sites of San Andres and Tazumal, the local middle class village Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site UNESCO World Heritage.

$1249 Small group tours

9-Days Highlights of El Salvador

Perfect combination of the most beautiful destinations within El Salvador. Visiting the famous Flower Route with their mountain towns like Ataco and Nahuizalco, the Colonial Town of Suchitoto, historical city center of San Salvador, the mountains of Perkin and the most beautiful beaches around El Cuco. You will end the trip visiting the mangroves of the protected are Bahia de Jiquilisco full wildlife. Small group tour.

$250 Small group tours

2-Day Tour: Following The Maya Path and Copán Ruins

Discover 2 Unesco World Heritage sites in one single trip.