Layover San Salvador City Tour & El Boqueron
Description San Salvador San Salvador city tour & El Boqueron National Park
Do you have a 7-hour stopover in El Salvador? This city and volcano layover tour is the perfect setting. El Salvador is a small country but with many activities to do. This is an advantage if you find yourself doing a stopover in San Salvador. After carrying out the airport tax exemption with us, our guides will take you to discover the natural, scenic, cultural and historical wealth of El Salvador, all this in just a couple of hours. You will visit the San Salvador Volcano, in the crater of the volcano is the El Boqueron National Park (or big mouth). In this park you can walk on a charming path surrounded by trees, flowers, birds, and beautiful landscapes of the city of San Salvador. You will walk around the crater of this sleeping volcano. After the tour of the volcano of San Salvador, we will continue with our Layover tour visiting the city. We will start in the modern part, we will visit the most characteristic monuments of San Salvador. Monuments such as El Salvador del Mundo, Monument to Reconciliation, Monument to revolution. Then we will enter the Historic center of San Salvador to better understand the lives of Salvadorans. In the Historic Center we will observe the splendor that visited El Salvador for a long time during the coffee-producing era. We will visit the open markets where Salvadorans live their day to day and visit the emblematic buildings of the city. Make the most of your Layover in San Salvador with us.
Itinerary Layover Tour San Salvador:
Meet and Greet
Your guide will be waiting for you outside the airport with a sign with your name to start to start this lovely experience.
San Salvador Volcano
First of all we will visit the San Salvador volcano. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the city of San Salvador. Walk around the crater while enjoy the contact with nature and fresh air. The crater is located in the El Boqueron National Park. The last eruption of the San Salvador volcano was on June 7, 1917. Discover the history of this sleeping giant. Meanwhile enjoy the scenery and nature of El Salvador. You will have views of the city of San Salvador that will leave you breathless. A pleasant climate
El Boqueron National Park
Then we will go to the top of the volcano, where we will walk in a simple 15 minute road, reliving the history of the volcano’s last eruption. We will visit the 3 viewpoints of El Boquerón National Park (The crater). Here you can take the perfect picture of your visit to El Salvador. Enjoy the pleasant climate of the top of this beautiful volcano that protects the city of San Salvador.
San Salvador City
Afterwards we will immerse ourselves in the bustling city of San Salvador, starting with the most modern and most developed area. The economic center of San Salvador. Passing through the monuments that most represent the history of one of the busiest cities in Central America. Finishing in the heart of the city, in the historic center.
San Salvador Historical Center
In the Historic Center of San Salvador, we will walk through the main squares: Plaza Barrios, Plaza Libertad and Plaza Morazán. Here we will visit the renowned church El Rosario with a pecular architecture. When you stand in front of this building and see it from the outside, it does not seem to be a church. We will observe the facade of the National Palace, the National Theater. We will know inside the Metropolitan Cathedral of San Salvador. The Historic Center will be your special opportunity during this Layover tour in San Salvador to discover the life and culture of Salvadorans. We will walk in the street markets, authentic Latin American markets, where you can observe the true day to day of the Salvadoran working society. If you want to know and you dare to try some local food, this may also be your opportunity.
Return to the International Airport
When we finish our tour in the Historic Center we will begin our return to the international airport to be on time for your next flight.
Inclusions and exclusions
Tour during stopover in San Salvador Includes:
- Pick up and drop off at the international airport.
- Assistance inside the airport for an express migration process.
- Transportation in a comfortable vehicle.
- Certified professional guide
- Water bottle for each member.
Does not include:
- Lunch / Dinner Additional food and drinks
- Additional route to those mentioned above
- Nature and City in one tour
- Breathtaking views of the San Salvador City
- Walk on the edge of the crater of a dormant volcano
- Tour through the modern city of San Salvador
- Guided walk in the Historic Center of San Salvador
- One of the most densely populated cities in Latin America
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