Full Day Tour El Boqueron National Park, Joya de Ceren and San Salvador Sightseeing tour


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Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking, City


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2



English (advanced), Spanish (fluent)

Private Tour : El Boqueron National Park, Joya de Ceren and San Salvador Sightseeing tour

Enjoy nature and have a great chance to have gorgeous outlook of a volcanic crater, hiking the Boquerón Park trails with cool weather, beautiful gardens, birds, butterflies , flowers and different species of Trees, see the lava fields of the 1917 Boquerón Eruption then learn more about daily life of ancient Maya farmers in Joya de Cerén a unique site in Mesoamerica Unesco World Heritage Site. like Pompei this Village was buried by a volcano eruption about 1, 400 years ago. Admire the houses and other structures, in the site and the pottery at the local museum. Later have a glimpse of the city of San Salvador visiting the highlights of the country capital like Iglesía El Rosario, Plaza Salvador del Mundo, Metropolitan Catedral, National Palace, San Salvador Theater and more get around where locals like to get in the city and don't go without trying the Pupusas the most popular national dish, This is an interesting where you can learn more about nature, Maya culture and locals daily life of salvadoreans


Our tour starts hiking the Boqueron Park trails to get right on the edge of the volcano crater and enjoy views and nature then we will going all the way down from the volcano area through a Winding Road surrounded by coffee plantations and nice views of El Salvador Northern Mountain range on the way to Joya de Ceren along the highway there are the lava fields of the Boqueron 1917 eruption we can appreciate there the landscape of nearby volcanos and black lava fields later we can visit Joya de Ceren the only place in the Maya area where you can see how was the daily life of ancient Maya farmers. this is a compact site with flat trails, flowers in the local gardens and lush vegetation after our stop in Joya de Ceren we can head back to San Salvador and start our city tour along the way you can experience the local daily life and hear more about the history of the country

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel or Residency in San Salvador

End location: Your hotel or Residency in San Salvador

Duration: 9 hours


We will be travelling in a sedan car clean recent model and with air condition,
For a personalized service this tour sometimes has a car driver beside your local tour guide

What’s Included

My personalized services as your English speaking guide, Transportation, driver, Bottled water, Boqueron Park, Joya de Ceren entrance fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 USD - Payments may include meals,coffee. This is a per person amount,
El Salvador official currency is US Dollars, You do not need to change local currency, there is also a good network of ATMS in the main cities and touristic destinations.
For this tour you should bring cash, there is no ATMS up in the mountain

Euros can only be changed in San Salvador

What’s Extra

Meals, souvenirs, extra drinks

A Recent Review of this tour

Benjamin was wonderful. He accommodated all requests, was very knowledgeable, pleasant, kind, and jovial. We spent all day exploring San Salvador and he had more for us to do! Thank you.
Lauren Pugliese

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