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Flowers Route Tour of El Salvador + Coffee Farm visit

Flowers Route Tour of El Salvador + Coffee Farm visit

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Wind your way through the Cordillera Apaneca mountains as you follow El Salvador’s famous Flowers Route (Ruta de las Flores) on this full-day tour from San Salvador. Pass an endless panorama of wildflower filled valleys, coffee plantations and rolling hills as you journey along the 22-mile (36-km) trail and enjoy an itinerary tailored to your individual interests. Perhaps stop at the villages of Nahuizalco and Apaneca to peek into the artisan workshops; visit the Coffee Museum in Juayúa; or sample local specialties (own expense) like paella in the colonial town of Juayúa.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$80.00
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US$80.00
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El Salvador: The Peace Route Tour

El Salvador: The Peace Route Tour

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Help heal the bonds broken by El Salvador’s civil war in the 1980s during this 13-hour in-depth exploration of the people and places impacted by this bloody conflict. Pay homage to those that lost their lives in the war at the Mozote Memorial Site, and interact with conflict veterans who are working to help rebuild their community. You’ll also stop by the Museum of the Revolution, where you can hear testimonials from witnesses and learn about the conflict’s key moments. Your trip also includes a guide, entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$189.75
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US$189.75
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Day at exclusive club Costa del Sol Beach from San Salvador or Airport

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Day at exclusive club Costa del Sol Beach from San Salvador or Airport

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Soak up the sun, sand and surf of one of El Salvador’s best beach areas, Costa del Sol, during this day excursion to an exclusive private beach club. Treat yourself to the club’s wealth of amenities, including gorgeous beach views, a swimming pool, full-service restaurant and games for the kids. Once you arrive, you'll soon realize why this sandy stretch of coast has become one of Salvadoreans’ favorite getaway spots. Your beach trip also includes a $15 voucher for lunch or drinks and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$73.84
US$92.31
US$18.47 savings
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US$73.84
US$92.31
US$18.47 savings
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

The original flower and coffee tour in the charming mountain towns

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The original flower and coffee tour in the charming mountain towns

Immerse yourself in small village life and indigenous culture during this 8-hour tour of some of El Salvador’s most idyllic rural towns. Discover Izalco, the picturesque community at the base of Izalco Volcano, and explore the produce at the market in Nahuizalco. You’ll also get to admire the murals of Salcoatitan and check out the colorful village of Ataco. Your villages tour also includes a guide and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$86.77
US$92.31
US$5.54 savings
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US$86.77
US$92.31
US$5.54 savings
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Window to nature walking tour : Cerro verde , Coatepeque and Joya de Ceren

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Window to nature walking tour : Cerro verde , Coatepeque and Joya de Ceren

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Experience the gorgeous natural scenery of El Cerro Verde National Park and the ancient Mayan village of Joya de Cerén on this 8-hour day trip. Journey to this postcard-worthy national park, nestled among three active volcanoes, for a nature hike and great views of Coatepeque Lake. Before returning to San Salvador, stop by the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Joya de Cerén, a one-time Mayan village preserved by a volcanic eruption. Your trip includes a guide, site entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$73.84
US$92.31
US$18.47 savings
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US$73.84
US$92.31
US$18.47 savings
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Shore Excursion from Acajutla Coffee and flowers route

Shore Excursion from Acajutla Coffee and flowers route

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Not far from Acajutla is the Ilamatepec mountain range, where some of the best coffee is produced,  on the tour you will visit a coffee process plant of el carmen, learn bout the process and enjoy a Gourmet fresh cup of coffee, also on route visit nahuizalco ( the place of the four izalco ), and drive-thru salcoatitan .
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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US$125.00
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Indigo tour

Indigo tour

Explore San Salvador’s Indigo culture on this half-day workshop. After a convenient hotel pickup from select hotels, learn about the dye’s ancient history from an experienced local instructor, learn about the process of applying it to cotton garments, and enjoy a hands-on experience trying it yourself. Then, pick up a few indigo products from local artisans for your trip home.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$76.93
Price varies by group size
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US$76.93
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Shore Excursion from Acajutla: San Salvador City Tour

Shore Excursion from Acajutla: San Salvador City Tour

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The capital of El Salvador, San Salvador, is only a 90-minute ride from Acajutla. This tour includes visits to the most important areas including the residential/business district of Santa Elena, Salvador del Mundo Plaza, El Rosario Church, Monsignor Romero memorial site, Plaza Barrios and Plaza Morazan. Coin museum, Natonal palace. If time avaliable enjoy a cup of gurmet coffee in any of the coffee shops at city center, prepared by barista.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$102.57
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US$102.57
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Shore Excursion from Acajutla: Tazumal Ruins, Casablanca and Santa Ana

Shore Excursion from Acajutla: Tazumal Ruins, Casablanca and Santa Ana

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This private Acajutla shore excursion is a crash course in El Salvador’s culture and history. Learn about the country’s Mayan roots on a visit to the Tazumal ruins—home to the largest Mayan pyramid in El Salvador—and then jump ahead to the colonial period while touring the historical city center of Santa Ana. This tour is conducted with just your guide and group, so you have plenty of time to chat and ask questions of your guide.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$150.00
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US$150.00
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Day at the beach tour : El Zunzal and el Tunco from San Salvador

Day at the beach tour : El Zunzal and el Tunco from San Salvador

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Ride a wave of relaxation through El Salvador’s beach area of Playa El Tunco, during this 6-hour exploration of one of the country’s top surfing spots. Enjoy the sun, sand and surf at Playa El Tunco, observing the local surfers at play. You can even choose to jump in the water for a lesson of your own. Then visit a beach club for great ocean views, a pool and an included seafood lunch. Finish your day with a trip to Fisherman’s Wharf at La Libertad. Your beach trip also covers a guide and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$75.00
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US$75.00
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Coffee tour and thermal waters

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Coffee tour and thermal waters

Perk yourself up with this 8-hour combination tour of a coffee manufacturer and swimming trip to a thermal-heated pool. Learn about El Salvador’s coffee industry as you observe the processing of beans at a local plant. You’ll also check out the colorful murals of the village of Ataco before enjoying a refreshing swim among the thermally-heated waters of a local geyser. Your excursion also includes a guide, entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$85.84
US$92.31
US$6.47 savings
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US$92.31
US$6.47 savings
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Suchitoto Day Trip from San Salvador

Suchitoto Day Trip from San Salvador

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Explore the buzzing cultural center of El Salvador on this full-day tour of Suchitoto from San Salvador, including hotel pick-up. Admire the cobbled lanes and colonial buildings on a guided tour of the historic center; visit the landmark Santa Lucia Church, and browse the markets and handicrafts shops. After lunch (own expense), enjoy free time to sightsee independently, cruise around Lake Suchitlán or visit the nearby Los Tercios Waterfall.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$76.93
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US$76.93
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Maya Route Tour | El Salvador Mayan Sites including Joya de Cerén

Maya Route Tour | El Salvador Mayan Sites including Joya de Cerén

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Relive the glory of the mighty Mayan empire with this half- or full-day tour of the most notable Mayan ruins in El Salvador. Explore the fascinating pre-Columbian villages of San Andrés and UNESCO-listed Joya de Cerén. After a typical Salvadoran lunch (own expense), admire the colonial landmarks of Santa Ana and stand in awe before El Salvador’s largest pyramid at the Tazumal archeological site in Chalchuapa.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$61.54
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US$61.54
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Tour El Imposible National Park Day Trip from San Salvador

Tour El Imposible National Park Day Trip from San Salvador

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Discover the unearthly landscapes and natural splendor of El Imposible National Park on a full-day private tour from San Salvador. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, explore the verdant wonders of this Eden-like expanse in search of exotic birds and dramatic gorges. Discover why the park is steeped in local legend and ancient mystery as you follow dense, forested trails and wade in the refreshing waters of rivers. Enjoy the undivided attention of your guide on this private tour, the itinerary and commentary of which can be tailored according to your interesting.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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US$120.00
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Santa Ana Volcano Hiking Tour + Coatepeque Lake Sightseeing

Santa Ana Volcano Hiking Tour + Coatepeque Lake Sightseeing

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Scale the 7,822-foot (2,384-meter) summit of the Santa Ana volcano, El Salvador’s highest peak, on this moderate full-day hike, including round-trip transport from San Salvador. Tackle the mighty mountain with or without a guide, stopping along the way to soak up the scenery of the Cerro Verde National Park and tuck into a picnic lunch (included) overlooking the glittering Lake Coatepeque. Hike for a total of around 4 hours on marked trails, including some steep and challenging sections.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.36
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US$74.36
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Cerro Eramon - The best mountain hiking spot in El Salvador

Cerro Eramon - The best mountain hiking spot in El Salvador

The best mountain hiking spot in El Salvador to marvel with the most beautiful sightseeing the country can offer.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$101.54
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US$101.54
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Golfo de Fonseca Tour | Day experience

Golfo de Fonseca Tour | Day experience

The Gulf of Fonseca part of the Pacific Ocea, is a gulf on Central America, bordering El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua. This is an ideal eco destination for nature and adventure lovers. The area offers the chance to see dolphins bobbing along the surface and it is known around the world for its sea-turtle population. The vegetation is predominately mangrove, with tangled wetland forests stifling the shore, beyond which are rugged volcanic hills. The long neglected islands host modest sandy coves and small fishing communities. It is also the home of some of the country’s best beaches are in the area.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$26.67
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US$26.67

San Salvador Layover Tour | The Pupusas Experience

San Salvador Layover Tour | The Pupusas Experience

Certainly, Pupusas are the most popular typical dish of El Salvador. It was declared by salvadorean congress as the National dish of the country due its cultural significance. It even has its own national day celebrated on second Sunday every November! Take this quick and exquisite tour during your layover at El Salvador International Airport. First, take a sightseeing tour the re-designed San Salvador City Center. Visit Plaza, Libertad, Plaza Gerardo Barrios and also Plaza Morazán. You will have also a panoramic views of the most important iconic monuments of the Historical Center: the National Palace, the National Theatre, the Metropolitan Cathedral and the famous El Rosario church. Later, enjoy an unique culinary experience visiting the town of Olocuilta, home of the World Guiness Record biggest pupusa, where you will learn how to prepare this delightful dish and even create your own personal version! Nothing better than discovering new places and tasting new street flavors!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.52
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US$60.52
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Full day | San Salvador City Tour and Boqueron Volcano

Full day | San Salvador City Tour and Boqueron Volcano

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Journey to the capitol city of El Salvador during this city and volcano tour, including round-trip transport from select hotels. First, explore the city with a guide who knows the best and safest ways around, and see San Salvador Cathedral, Iglesia El Rosario, Plaza Libertad, and the National Palace. Then travel to San Salvador volcano, and stroll the streets of Santa Tecla.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$49.00
Price varies by group size
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US$49.00
Price varies by group size

Combo Tour: Colonial Route & Volcanoes of El Salvador

Combo Tour: Colonial Route & Volcanoes of El Salvador

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Discover the towering volcanoes, idyllic small towns and colonial heritage of El Salvador during this comprehensive 9-hour trip. Explore the country's most famous volcanoes, enjoying panoramic views of Izalco Volcano and hiking the eco-trails near Cerro Verde Volcano. Spend your afternoon discovering El Salvador’s ‘Flowers Route,’ an area of beautiful scenery, colonial towns and indigenous culture, stopping for guided tours of Nahuizalco and the coffee-making center of Ataco. This full-day El Salvador adventure includes entrance fees, a guide and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$96.42
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US$96.42

Combo Tour: Volcanoes, Lake and Mayan Sites including Joya de Ceren

Combo Tour: Volcanoes, Lake and Mayan Sites including Joya de Ceren

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Discover the towering volcanoes, gorgeous lakes and ancient Mayan sites of El Salvador during this comprehensive trip. During your excursion you’ll explore the country’s numerous volcanoes, including the Izalco, Santa Ana and Cerro Verde Volcanoes. Each of these sky-high peaks harbors a wealth of unique ecosystems and plant life to explore. Then check out beautiful Lake Coatepeque before exploring the Mayan-era ‘Joya de Ceren’ archaeological site and the Pre-Columbian city of San Andrés. This full-day El Salvador adventure covers site entrance fees, a guide, and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$101.54
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US$101.54

Day Trip to Santa Ana and Visit to Archaeological Sites

Day Trip to Santa Ana and Visit to Archaeological Sites

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Immerse yourself in Mayan culture with this day trip to three archaeological sites—Joya de Cerén, San Andrés, and Tazumal—in Santa Ana. First, get a peek into the past and learn how the Mayans lived at Joya de Cerén, then head to San Andrés, a residential area of the Mayan rulers and a ceremonial center. Finally, visit Tazumal and explore its complex of pyramids.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$125.00
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US$125.00

Flowers Route and Hot Springs

Flowers Route and Hot Springs

Thanks to its small size, El Salvador is a great country to explore on a day trip. This tour of the Ruta de las Flores takes you from San Salvador up into colonial mountain towns, where a delightful menu of options like dining, sightseeing, and visiting hot springs awaits. Best of all, door-to-door transportation is included for peace of mind.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$125.00
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US$125.00

Volcanos Tour- Coatepeque Lake

Volcanos Tour- Coatepeque Lake

It couldn’t be easier to get out of the city and explore Lake Coatepeque on this guided tour from San Salvador. In just one day, visit one of El Salvador’s top natural attractions, where you can spend free time dining, walking, or even renting a boat to take out on the turquoise waters of the volcanic caldera.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$155.00
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US$155.00

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