Layover San Salvador City Tour & El Tunco Beach

  • 7 - 8 Hours

    Recommended Layover Time

  • Difficulty: Easy

    Recommended for all ages

  • International Airport

    Meeting Point

  • All Week


  • Tour Duration 5:00 H

    According to your itinerary

Description San Salvador city tour & El Tunco Beach

Do not miss the opportunity to visit one of the best beaches with the best waves in Central America for surfing, and the capital city of the smallest country in Central America. During this Layover tour El Salvador, we will visit the interesting city of San Salvador, known for its huge open market, as well as for its contrasts. We will make a tour of the most economically developed area of the city. We will understand the hidden history behind the most representative monuments of San Salvador. We will walk in the renovated Historic Center of San Salvador, in a guided tour of the squares and historic buildings of San Salvador. We will end with a visit to one of the best beaches in Central America, Playa El Tunco. Enjoy this colorful beach full of bohemian atmosphere and scenic beauty without equal.

Itinerary San Salvador & El Tunco Beach Layover Tour:

At your departure from the plane our team will be waiting for you, to manage your tax exemption, assist you with the immigration process and introduce you to your assigned guide for this tour guide El Salvador.

After leaving the international airport, together with your tour guide, our first destination is the Historic Center of San Salvador. The heart of the city of San Salvador, where we will immerse ourselves in the busy and interesting environment, the daily hustle and bustle of Salvadorans. One of the must-see destinations in this layover tour is the El Rosario Church, known for its beautiful stained glass windows in a structure that is simply unique throughout the continent. (This church does not look like a church).

Visit the most important squares in downtown San Salvador: Plaza Libertad, Plaza Barrios and Plaza Morazán. We will have a panoramic view of the National Palace and the National Theater. We will enter the Metropolitan Cathedral of San Salvador

After our visit to the Historic Center of San Salvador we will make a quick visit to the most important monuments of San Salvador, some as the Monument to the Savior of the World, and the monument to Reconciliation.

We will leave the city of San Salvador during this tour, to begin our visit to the beaches of La Libertad. The beach is only 40 minutes from San Salvador. If time permits, we will visit the seafood market located on the pier of La Libertad.

Our star destination to visit in the Salvadoran coasts is El Tunco Beach. The destination preferred by thousands of local and foreign visitors every year to relax. Restaurants, hotels, perfect waves. Dedicate simply to enjoy the destination and the landscape. Enjoy the craft shops and the good vibes. Enjoy a delicious lunch at the edge of the Pacific Ocean, with a spectacular view.

After finishing our layover tour in El Salvador, we will return again to the international airport of San Salvador, in time to take your flight to your next destination. Thank you for visiting El Salvador!

Important Note: The duration of this tour and the time in each one of the attractions is conditioned by important external factors. Our goal is to be at the airport 2 hours before your next flight.

Because of the type of destination: the beach, this tour is not recommended to do it on weekends, because it generates problems with traffic. Please consult us before booking, to guarantee the best experience.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions • International airport pickup and drop-off • Transport by comfortable vehicle • Professional guide • water bottle • Airport Tax Exemption

Exclusions •Gratuities • Lunch /Dinner• Additional food and drinks


  • Discover the vibrant Historic Center
  • Visit the colorful San Salvador street markets
  • Contact with Salvadoran culture and life
  • Walk on volcanic sand, El Tunco beach.
  • Enjoy a delicious and fresh seafood.
  • The best waves of Central America

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