Tag: El Salvador

CRAFT BEER TOUR: CADEJO BREWING COMPANY

A must-do if you want to make a twist to the traditional San Salvador City tour or have just few hours between flight connections.

Located in the heart of San Salvador, Cadejo brews many different styles of craft beer: from Irish Stout to IPA and Honey Blonde plus the seasonal styles served from the tap. All made with local and exotic ingredients and recipes. Definitely a must-taste! Here you’ll taste a sampler of 6 styles served with delicious
*Visits to the plant upon company’s schedule.

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HIKE ACTIVE VOLCANO SANTA ANA AND IZALCO

Hiking Santa Ana volcano, also known as Ilamatepec, is a top destination: it is the tallest volcano in El Salvador and one of the most active in the country with beautiful sights to the surrounding volcanoes, lake and valleys with diverse crops.
The massive crater is more than 2,380 meters high. The last eruption of this volcano was just few years ago. Today the volcano has five craters, one inside the other, and a depth of around 300 meters. From the rim you have a great sight to the sulfuric acid crater lake below. Continue reading “HIKE ACTIVE VOLCANO SANTA ANA AND IZALCO”

ECLECTIC AND VIBRANT, SAN SALVADOR CITY

Discover the secrets of this modern and contrasting city located in the heart of El Salvador. San Salvador is one of the fastest growing metropolis in Central America with a population of 1.9 million people. Here you’ll experience the vibrant and sometimes eclectic downtown area, called “El Centro”, with all it’s colorful street vendors marketing their wares.
A landmark in he city is San Salvador Metropolitan Cathedral where the great leader of human rights Archbishop Oscar Romero rest.
You’ll experience the bustling plazas of downtown with it’s historical buildings and monuments commemorating great influential and historical figures and events.

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UNESCO SITE JOYA DE CERÉN & SAN ANDRÉS ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARKS


Joya de Cerén is a snapshot of the life of a Mayan community buried in volcanic ash during an eruption.
Around the year 590 A.D. a quiet village was surprised by an eruption from a nearby volcano. The villagers escaped leaving behind almost everything while more than 20 feet of volcanic ash entombed the region. Unique in Mayan World and one of the most important archeological sites in El Salvador. Also known as the Americas Pompeii is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

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THE BEST MUSEUMS AND ARTS OF SAN SALVADOR

San Salvador has museums and art galleries for every taste and interest. Choose among the following options:
For fine arts Forma Museum, Museo de Arte and Fernando Llort Gallery.

Historical buildings: National Palace, National Theatre, the Old Presidential Palace and the Numismatic Museum.

Traveling with kids?

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SURFING IN EL TUNCO, EL SUNZAL AND EL ZONTE

For decades La Libertad beaches were a well kept secret among surfers around the world. Nowadays this series of small black-sanded volcanic beaches are popular but great spots for surfers and beach lovers alike.
Some of the most popular surfing destinations here are on a short distance one another.
Spots such as El Sunzal and El Tunco are excellent for any level of experience. Here you can get a surfboard or lessons from a local expert.
There are many restaurants in the area if you’d like to enjoy some snack, a meal or drinks (not included).
Visit to other surfing spots such as Punta Roca, El Zonte or Mizata available upon request.
Tour includes use of surfboard or one hour of surfing instructor.

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