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TAMANIQUE WATERFALLS

Las Cascadas de Tamanique is a series of waterfalls along El Sunzal river, up in El Bálsamo mountain range. This waterfalls go from few meters to more than forty meters high.
It is a short walk from Tamanique village through cornfields and forest to reach the river and the first pond. Besides here you can jump into the cool waters before the next one with more than 20 meters high.
If you’re brave enough (and conditions allow it) you can reach the highest of them all after a challenging hike (and climb) in the gore.
You can check details of the walk here
Don’t forget your swim suit and towel.

SAN SALVADOR VOLCANO CRATER HIKE

El Salvador has 23 volcanoes. Some of the make a terrific hike. El Boquerón is the second widest crater in the country and the walk around its rim is a great and pleasant hike, on the Westernmost limit  from San Salvador.
Is a nice hike through cloud forest on an average elevation of 1,830 meters and great views. The terrain is mostly, not to difficult and mostly shaded.
Other hikes at Ecoparque El Espino, on the slopes of the volcano, also available.

Distance from airport (one way): 58 Km.

Walk length: 7 Km.

Check detailed data of the walk here

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WALTER T. DEINNINGER NATIONAL PARK

This is a coastal forest and National Park with a good circuit of trails for hiking, lookouts. As well natural geological formations, caves, rappel and a fun circuit of high-ropes and buggy rides in the woods. Great for birders, families and nature lovers. From here there’s a short drive to La Libertad beaches, good restaurants, the fish market and surfing spots.

Distance from airport (one way): 28 Km.

Walk length: from 2 to 10 Km.

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ARTS, MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

San Salvador has museums and art galleries for every taste and interest. Choose among the Arts Museum, National Museum of Anthropology, Museum of the Word and Picture, Forma Museum, Centro Monseñor Romero, the Numismatic Museum, Fernando Llort’s Gallery among others.

BEACH DAY AT EL TUNCO OR EL ZONTE

Enjoy the warm Pacific Ocean waters at El Tunco or El Zonte. Walk the black-sanded volcanic beaches and spend your time tasting the local cuisine and the freshest seafood. Or ride the waves at some of the best beaches in the world for surfing. We can also make a stop at the colorful and busy fish market of El Puerto.

Distance from airport (one way): 50 Km.

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BEACH DAY AT COSTA DEL SOL

One of the nicest beaches in El Salvador, among the Pacific Ocean and Jaltepeque estuary. With clear sands, good food, wild nature, water sports and more… and close to the airport!

Here you can choose spending your time in a beach resort or in a  full-equipped condo with amenities such as swimming pool, beach access or meals and drinks. For the nature lovers a trip on kayak through the mangroves is always possible.

Distance from airport (one way): 40 Km.

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