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

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During this El Salvador Combo Day Tour you will visit the main highlights of El Salvador including Cerro Verde National Park at the Lake and Volcano Complex, Coatepeque Lake as well as the Mayan Sites of Joya de Cerén and San Andrés. What are you waiting for?
Highlights
  • Discover top El Salvador attractions in just one day
  • Hike the area’s most visited volcanoes: Izalco, Santa Ana, and Cerro Verde
  • Learn about Mayan culture at the Joya de Ceren and San Andres ruins
  • Guide provides commentary about history, nature, and culture throughout
  • All transportation from San Salvador included
What to Expect
Begin your tour with hotel pickup from San Salvador. Then, head to the first of three volcanoes: Cerro Izalco. Follow your guide on a 45-minute hike through the coffee plantations and cloud forest of Cerro Verde National Park en route to the crater, where a panoramic view of the surrounding volcanic line awaits.
Continue to Santa Ana Volcano for a chance to see a dwarf-forest landscape distinct to Mesoamerica, followed by a trip to Coatepeque Lagoon at the summit of Cerro Verde.
In the afternoon, visit the UNESCO-listed Joya de Ceren archaeological site to learn about daily life among the Mayan people who once lived there. Because the ruins were preserved by ash, they are sometimes called the “Pompeii of the Americas.” Your tour concludes with a visit to the San Andres ceremonial ruins and hotel drop-off.
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Reviewed 9 April 2019 via mobile

I met Fran who was very knowledgeable and showed me around. It was a fun experience. El Salvador has so many tourists stops and viewpoints to take wonderful pictures. Look at the pic below!More

Date of experience: April 2019
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RodMorenoSV, Gerente at Salvadorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2019

Good morning Ditmark, good day from El Salvador! :) Thank you so much for your message. We are happy you enjoyed your time in our country with our team and especially with Francisco during your day trip. We will surely let know our team about...More

Reviewed 10 March 2019

Roberto was our tour guide and he was great! If you have a chance to go with him do it. He not only took us to every location but narrated everything as we went and gave us an 8 hour history class of El Salvador....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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RodMorenoSV, Gerente at Salvadorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2019

Good morning from El Salvador! Thank you for your taking the time to write us down. We are happy you has a great time with Roberto during your time in El Salvador. We really hope to have the opportunity to assist you again in the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

The day tour was great, guide Daniel has an extensive knowledge of El Salvador's history, nature, culture and heritage, and was kind, educated and fun. We started with a plus in the tour, the Monumento a la Reconciliación in our way to Cerro Verde, which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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RodMorenoSV, Gerente at Salvadorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Good day Xenia, thank you for your message :) It is so very nice to hear this from you :D It is great to know that you had a wonderful time in El Salvador with us during your day tour. We are also very glad...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

The best experiences! We had a very nice guide, Daniel. Nature is impressing and very beautiful. Guide told us a lot of interesting things. The Mayan archeological center very interesting, worth to see!More

Date of experience: March 2018
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RodMorenoSV, Gerente at Salvadorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Good day Simona thank you very much for your kind message. We hope you had a wonderful trip back home and that we will have the opportunity to assist you again in the near future. We will surely let Daniel know about his good work....More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We had a day tour with Eduardo. It’s was genuinely a joy to be taken around by someone so passionate about the Salvadorean environment and history. We saw so much and learnt so much. From birds in the cloud forest, beautiful views and the Pompeii...More

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RodMorenoSV, Gerente at Salvadorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Good morning Mel, thank you very much for your comment :) It is nice to hear that Eduardo did a good job with your tour and also that you enjoyed your stay in El Salvador. We hope to have the opportunity to assist you again...More

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