The Montecristo National Park is located in the municipality of Metapán, department of Santa Ana, 117 km (72 miles) from San Salvador, in the place known as the trifinio, where the borders of three countries converge, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salavador, also in that place is the second highest point of El Salvador at 2400 masl (7874. Ft) It covers an area of 1973 hectares of hazy forest and is part of the Trifinio Biosphere Reserve.2 It was the first declared protected area of this country. in 1987. At the entrance of the park, there is a colonial house, dating from 1783, where coffee, indigo and iron were produced
The park contains trees up to 30 meters high, including cypress, oak and pine trees; and local fauna such as black shrew, squirrel, porcupine, and white-tailed deer. Another attraction is the Hundred Years’ Garden with an orchid display. In addition, some 275 species of endemic birds live in a certain time.3 There are three important hills in the area: Montecristo (2418 masl), Miramundo (2394 masl) and El Brujo (2140 masl). Temperatures range between 6 ° C and 18 ° C.4.
In addition to hiking trails, surrounded by foggy forests, camping huts and abundant fauna and flora, the weather is spectacular, come with us and discover the splintered treasures of El Salvador
If you are visiting El Salvador, this is one of the places you should not miss.
Cheer up and live this memorable adventure.
Important Note: This tour must be booked at least 72 hours before
Private tour, comfortable recent car transport, professional tour guide, transfer to and from hotel accommodation or address of your choice, bottle of water, all tickets and all taxes
Drinks (except specified), lunches, tips (optional)
What to Bring?
• Sweater or jacket
• Extra Water
Estimated time 9 hours
Available from Monday to Sunday