Tag: layover

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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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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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.