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Tours transportation and bilingual tour guide service. We can make all arrangements for your travel to El Salvador. Our company is based in colonial Suchitoto where we can provide personalized tours and travel services nationwide. If you enjoy...more
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Octava Avenida Norte # 9, Suchitoto 1415, El Salvador
+503 7860 9435
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a wonderful few days in Suchitoto, thanks in large part to Robert! His wife's pupusa making class was tons of fun (and delicious!). Indigo dyeing in town was the perfect activity for our 5 and 7 year old girls. Thank you!More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Deven and Co. Thanks for the nice review. It was nice getting to know you , the kids and your parents. Just let us know if you need any other information for other parts of El Salvador. Oh and thanks for the personal recomendation...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

We used Gringo Tours to get from the San Salvador airport to our hotel in Suchitoto. Robert was extremely responsive and easy to communicate with via email and offered help planning the rest of the trip. He and his son came to pick us up...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Margot and Hannah, Thanks for the wonderful review. I commonly tell travelers and clients how I became involved in tourism here in El Salvador now almost 15 years ago as member of local commerce/tourism group here in Suchitoto. My first chores were to look...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018

We did a couple of activities with GringoTours, which were easy to set up as Robert is very responsive. First, we had a great time learning how to make pupusas with Tita. She had tons of options for fillings (great for me, as I prefer...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hi Vanesa, Jess and Grant, Thanks for the nice review here on Trip Advisor, you’d be surprised how many travelers make all their plans after looking at options on TA. I was wonder meeting all of you and I look forward to planning another trip...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

While visiting south Florida I took a short side trip to El Salvador, purely for the hell of it because I'd never been to the country and there were cheap flights on Spirit. I had read about Suchitoto online & it seemed like an inviting...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear June Marie, Thanks for the review. I was some time ago you visited and since then we have closed both hostels we managed and now concentrate on Gringo Tours and the social work project I have managed for the past 15 years. A late...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Gringo Tours was a great way to see some of the scenery and wildlife of El Salvador. Robert and his wife Tita picked me up at my hotel front door. Robert is from California and his wife is from El Salvador. We drove to Cerro...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Dear Paul, Thanks for the wonderful review and for mentioning the others that helped out. I am always hopeful that the economic situation of those we work with will improve and as I mentioned as jokingly David and Victor when they graduate from collage I...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Learning to make the traditional Papusas of El Salvador with Tita's great teaching and Roberto's translation was a little insight into this wonderful country's culture and history. Some friends did a walking tour with Roberto and loved that too. First rate all around! And the...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks Annie, Tita loved meeting you and Katie, she said when I showed her my poor quality photos, "She was so dynamic, allways smiling". Once again we feel like we made new friends. Tell your friends about El Salvador and enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

I went all the way to Suchitoto to learn how to make Pupusas. It was worth it. I had a lot of vegetarian options to choose from. My favourite was the combo I made up of avocado, garlic and jalapeño. Carrot was good too. Suchitoto...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Hi Tracy, We just did another class with two women one from the US via New Zealand and the other from Hong Kong both enjoyed the classes. Tita did not usnderstand that you are a baker but is still in awe of easily you dominated...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Robert and his wife, Tita, could not have been more gracious, knowledgable and kind. They showed us around their country - from a tour in the jungle, to a tour of San Salvador, to finding local yummy restaurants, to a visit to a local school,...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Susan and Jonathon, Thank you for the wonderful review. It was equaly a pleasure for Tita and I to be able to show you around. We will hope that in the future when the children are older that you might consider coming down as...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Gringo Tours' Roberto was crucial in getting me to complete my itinerary in a nearly three week vacation trip to El Salvador. I only wished that I had hooked up with him earlier when I first arrived in San Salvador rather than later when I...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thanks Steve for your nice review. I am glad your final days in El Salvador went well. I will send links to Rosy's B&B and Julio's hotel so you can leave them reviews there. Unfortunatley although they both provide other services like transportation and tours...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We only had one extra day in El Salvador and decided to visit Suchitoto. Robert had been highly recommended and he didn’t disappoint. He came and picked us up in San Salvador and had a full day planned for us. He was very informative and...More

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Robert B, Owner at GringoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Samara, Sorry for the delay but life has been fuller than the usual and tourism has been on the rise(good for us). It is always dificult for us to show off El Salvador in just one day but I am glad you enjoyed your...More

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Wesley H
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Response from Robert B | Property representative |
Birding tours start at $100 for half day tours in and around Suchitoto, full day briding tours for individuals start at $175. Please look for our webpage undeder El Gringo Suchitoto or Gringo Tours