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HIKE THE LEGENDARY CAYAGUANCA CRAG

The locals say is a meteorite embedded on one side of the hill. No matter the origin La Peña de Cayaguanca is a great way to know one of the most scenic regions of El Salvador.
A Mountain Range that is right on the limits with Honduras. And is also home of some of the highest peaks of Salvador.
Start the hike from the colorful a traditional mountain village. Walk through fincas, communities, milpas (corn fields) and see how real countryside is. Greet the friendly and tireless peasants while ascending on the steep sides of the hill.

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SAN SALVADOR CITY TOUR

A must-do if you have just few hours between connections. San Salvador is the largest metropolitan area and the most important social, historical, economical and cultural center of the country.
Depending on your layover window we may visit city’s old downtown, Main Square, historical buildings such as El Rosario church and Metropolitan Cathedral. Also sites related with the life of Archbishop Óscar Romero or San Salvador volcano.

Distance from airport (one way): 45 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.

SHOPPING

From traditional handcraft markets to designer’s clothes San Salvador is great for shopping. Choose among Cuscatlán public market, the National Handcraft Market, exclusive shopping centers and malls, art galleries or haute-coture.

Distance from airport (one way): 50 Km.

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YOGA, SPA, & WELLNESS

Indulge yourself in between flights, you know you deserve it. In San Salvador you find luxury spas, relaxing massages, yoga sessions and services to make you feel like new.

Distance from airport (one way): 45 Km.

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AMUSEMENT FOR KIDS

Traveling with kids? No problemo! I know sometimes have your children amused may be tricky. I have excellent options for the whole family and the youngsters.
Let them have fun at Tin Marín, the children’s museum. So fun even grown ups enjoy it. Or take them for a short hike to Ecoparque El Espino or a visit to El Boquerón National Park at San Salvador Volcano.
Upon request a handcraft or archeological workshops may be arranged.
The beach, arcades or bike rides also available.

Distance from airport (one way): 45 Km, about 40 minutes drive.

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