Explore the colonial streets and national monuments of San Salvador City on a 4-hour tour. Travel the main avenues and discover residential streets that tell the story of El Salvador at sites such as the National Palace, craft markets and more.
What to Expect
Explore the history of El Salvador and its capital on a half-day orientation tour of San Salvador city center, available as a private or group option.
Following a pick-up from your hotel, drive down the main avenues and residential areas, stopping at sites such as Plaza El Salvador del Mundo (The Savior of the World Square) with its giant statue of Christ, and Plaza Masferrer.
Continue into Historic Downtown to see the beautiful Metropolitan Cathedral on Plaza Barrios, and the National Palace, built at the end of the 19th century. Continue to the French Renaissance-style National Theater, declared a national monument in 1979. Travel along streets that once formed part of the 1st capital city in Central America to be set up by the Spanish colonizers.
After a look at the extraordinary church of El Rosario, go to one of San Salvador´s handicraft markets and visit the Antiguo Cuscatlan Municipal Market to experience everyday life in the capital.
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- All taxes
What's Not Included
- Transfers not listed in the program
Know Before You Go
Pick-up at the airport is available for a charge of USD 29 that is payable directly to the supplier on the day of your tour.