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Volcan San Salvador

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7 Jul 2018
“Nice hike and view at the top”
13 Apr 2018
“Pretty ”
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

It was super cloudy the day I went so I didn't get any city views, but the views at the top let you look down into the old mouth of the volcano. It's all green now and is a nice quiet hike with some shopping...More

Thank daisy21988
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

It was a relatively easy and brief climb from the parking lot and interpretation centre to the top. Due to light rain and cloud we couldn't see the crater, but the vegetation is lush and beautiful, the air is clean, and it was worth the...More

2  Thank Hilary0169
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This place is close to the city, 15 minutes by car. The street has beautigul views, trees, flowers cool weather and good restaurants, and cafes. You might visit the crater and the gardens around.

Thank cristalesavila
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The volcano hike takes some planning. There are specific times when you can start and you are given a specific amount of time on the volcano. It can be cold. The trail at parts near the top is quite arduous. Consider a light jacket, good...More

Thank Gardenman1953
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Loved the eating plazas. Lots of varieties and the best pupas I've ever had. It gets quite chilly at nighttime so be sure to take a warm jacket.

Thank 805sandy
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Nice place, great views during the road, easy access, you don't have to walk that much.. it's done for all kind of tourists, it is also a cheap access(I guess $3.00 per person). The road to the volcano is full of nice restaurants.

1  Thank jcmartinez777
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Take a taxi or drive. It's a nice trip up into the mountains where it's cooler and more lush than the city.

Thank Osote
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a long dormant volcano you mostly drive to; the walk to the top is easy up stairs and not difficult. But well worth visiting for the view. And for the fresh fruit grown in the volcano.

1  Thank EgyptTripper
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We did take a car tour in San Salvador, the Volcano was seen from the distance, but was amazing that a big sitty is growing so big just below volcano feet

Thank wandaw122017
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Don't worry Although is a Volcano the way to get to the top is by car. On the way there you will find beautiful Restaurants and Cafes overseeing the city of San Salvador. Once on the top you will be amazed by the volcano crater...More

Thank Mario B
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Susan M
17 July 2017|
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Response from Osote | Reviewed this property |
no entrance fee except at the park. Very small fee