You’ll find something to suit with tours in San Salvador, the El Salvador capital city. Great sightseeing, sunset cruise, or Adrenalin-pumping adventure tours.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN SAN SALVADOR
Art and culture will always be a good option for sightseeing.
El Salvador offers museums with a rich presentation of works, sculptures, historical and cultural pieces, exhibitions and just about everything you could wish for in a cultural tour. In each one of them you can learn a little more about the history of El Salvador and live a different experience in your tour.
APANECA ZIPLIND ADVANTURE WITH OPTIONAL FLOWERS ROUE TOUR
Fly through the treetops on a half-day zipline adventure in the rainforest of Apaneca. Sail over valleys and a coffee plantation while toucans, squirrels and soaring eagles complete your canopy tableau. Upgrade to full-day and visit Apaneca, Ataco and Ahuachapán after ziplining, stopping at each town along the Flowers Route (Ruta de las Flores) for as long as you wish.
Enjoy the benefit of a private driver to chauffeur your group. You can also upgrade to include a personal guide who will accompany you to each location. Round-trip hotel transport is included in this tour.
PRIVATE TOUR: GUAJOYO RIVER RAFTING ADVENTURE: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Enjoy the thrills and spills of white-water rapids on this 6-hour Guajoyo River rafting adventure from San Salvador.
El Salvador’s top river-rafting destination, the Guajoyo River offers Class II and III rapids for thrill seekers year-round. Alternate between speedy rapids and calm flats, test your nerves with optional rope-crossing and bridge-jumping activities and finish with a relaxing swim amidst the beautiful scenery.
With your experienced guide leading the way, plus all the necessary safety equipment provided, this customisable private tour is ideal for both first-timers and more experienced river rafters.
3-DAY ADVENTURE TRIP IN SAN SALVADOR
Discover the best adventures in El Salvador during this 3-day trip, including canopy over the coffee plantations, cloud forest and waterfalls. Enjoy your first surf lessons and hike or bike tour to the Green Lagoon. Staying at small located standard hotels with local breakfast included.
PRIVATE TOUR: SUCHITOTO DAY TRIP: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Discover El Salvador’s cultural capital with a private guide on this day trip from San Salvador. Enjoy a different pace of life in Suchitoto, known for its charming cobblestone streets, the art galleries, craft shops and colonial houses.
Visit Santa Lucia Church – the town’s top attraction and one of the finest churches in the region – as well as the local theatre and marketplace. You can plan your day as you please on this private tour, perhaps taking time for a boat ride on Lake Suchitlán or a visit to the Los Tercios Waterfall.
SAN SALVADOR COMPLETE EXPERIENCE TOUR
Take this comprehensive sightseeing tour of San Salvador and discover the most popular areas from the Capital.
Learn about the civil war at El Zapote Barracks Military Museum. See the Relief Map, main plazas and monuments at the city centre including: an inside visit to the National Palace, the Coin Museum, residential areas and Zona Rosa. A visit to the handcraft market is included. Enjoy free time to eat lunch and explore the Antropolgy Museum. The tour will end with an afternoon visit to Boqueron National Park.
PARKS AND PLAZAS BIKE TOUR IN SAN SALVADOR
In El Salvador, you’ll find a lot of parks, plazas and monuments, in honour of the bonds of friendship with countries including: Panama, Colombia, Italy, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina.
See the outstanding architecture of the historic houses and shopping centres. La Zona Rosa is the live area, an exclusive area in San Salvador, where there are hotels, museums, bars and restaurants. This is a great way to see that San Salvador is a cosmopolitan and multicultural city due to its friendship with lots of countries.
SAN SALVADOR ISLAND BICYCLE RENTAL
Ride a bike on San Salvador island with a half day or full-day cruiser bike rental from Bonefish Bay Beach. This is an easy-going, independent way to explore San Salvador, as you cycle to the beautiful beaches, ocean-side cafes, and the island’s historic landmarks.
BAHAMAS SUNSET CRUISE: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Watch the sun set over the turquoise waters of the Bahamas on a 90-minute sunset cruise from San Salvador. Snack on refreshments of appetisers and rum punch, wine, or beer, while cruising along to a soundtrack of Caribbean music. It’s the perfect way to wind down the day and start the evening.
SAN SALVADOR ISLAND JET SKI EXCURSION
Discover native wildlife as you jet ski along the shores and dreamy blue waters around San Salvador.
Get up close to the rare San Salvador rock iguana on Green Cay (a “Cay” is a small island) then shoot over to Catto Cay to witness a majestic seabird colony and more, all in a 1 hour tour. Or, if you dare, after Catto Cay, ride with your guide around the circumference of San Salvador visiting the always calm lagoon (a.k.a. Pigeon Creek), a pink sand beach and places around the island only a few get to see.
COSTA DEL SOL BEACH DAY TRIP: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Enjoy a full day at one of El Salvador’s Best Beaches “Costa del Sol”, located just 80KM south of the capital, this has become one of Salvadoreans favourite getaways, and a place not be missed by visitors.
SAN SALVADOR AND PANCHIMALCO CITY TOUR
Feel in touch with the cultural roots of El Salvador, starting in San Salvador. The city with greater political, economic, social and demographic importance, where you can understand the way of life of most Salvadorans. Then go to one of the oldest pre-Columbian cities of the country, Panchimalco. Colourful, art, history, natural beauty and friendly people, which also houses on its streets a peculiar church.
COPAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE DAY TRIP: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Visit the archaeological ruins of Copán, a UNESCO World Heritage site, on this day trip from San Salvador. You’ll be leaving early in the morning for the trip across the border into Honduras to reach Copán, known for its ancient Maya ruins. As you explore the site with a guide, learn about the history and significance of the structures.
ANTIGUA GUATEMALA DAY TOUR: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Beauty and history come together in one of the oldest cities of the Americas. Your full-day excursion includes stops at some of the colonial town’s main attractions, including the Museo del Jade, La Merced Church, Las Capuccinas Convent. Take in epic views of the city from Cerro de la Cruz and learn about this colourful city.
SAN SALVADOR FULL DAY CITY AND VOLCANO GROUP TOUR
Take this full day tour and visit the main streets and avenues of the great San Salvador on a Small Group Tour.
This sightseeing tour will take you to the main residential areas of the capital, the “El Salvador del Mundo” (Savior of the World Square), Plaza Masferrer and some of the best hidden spots of the city, as well as Historical Center: Metropolitan Cathedral, National Palace and National Theatre. Afternoon visit to San Salvador Volcano and other interesting places.
DAY TRIP TO ALEGRIA VILLAGE AND LAGOON: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Meet the mermaid that appears in the Alegría Lagoon, which was named by the Chilean writer Gabriela Mistral as the Emerald of America for its turquoise tone due to the sulphur produced by the volcanic activity that surrounds it. A beautiful destination that hosts aromatic flowers, which can be found in more than 150 nurseries.
SUCHITOTO CRAFT AND CULTURAL VILLAGES TOUR: FROM SAN SALVADOR
High mountains, places with attractive eco tourism, artisan towns and cities adorned with multicoloured murals are part of the El Salvador craft route.
DAY TRIP TO EL TUNCO BEACH: FROM SAN SALVADOR
Named for its emblematic rock that has a big pig shape, El Tunco is a popular beach in El Salvador internationally known by surfers who maintain that it is one of the best beaches to practice this exciting sport. Take this beach tour and enjoy sun, sports, crafts, fun, food, cold beverages and nice people that are waiting for you in El Tunco beach!
SAN SALVADOR CITY AND SHOPPING TOUR
See the city and its most important and interesting places including a visit to the Palacio Nacional, Teatro Nacional, Iglesia el Rosario, Coin Museum, and the Cathedral.
On Sundays you will have the chance to visit the presidential house and zapote barracks instead of the National palace / theatre / coin museum. You will also have the opportunity to get the best prices on Salvadorean handcrafts at the local market and also enjoy a visit to one of the newest and most exclusive malls in the city, the Multiplaza.
SAN SALVADOR STOP-OVER YOGA CLASS AND CITY TOUR
Take this Yoga Class Tour with a professional certified bilingual instructor, enjoy a healthy snack and have a quick visit to San Salvador Handcraft Market. This service includes round trip transportation to and from the international airport of El Salvador on time for your next flight as well as a special Meet and Greet Service to guarantee a fast customs clearance and tax exemption service.
LA LIBERTAD PRIVATE SURF LESSON: FROM SAN SALVADOR
El Salvador is a world renowned surf location, with very long waves like El Sunzal. There are almost always great waves, but not too big in low season, perfect for learning to surf.
Whether this is your first time on a surfboard or you have some experience and want to work on your technique, the lessons are guaranteed to improve your skills.
The one-hour lessons are taught by experienced locals who have been surfing the El Salvador waves for almost their entire lives, so you are guaranteed to get the best insight there is in El Salvador.