Volcan San Salvador, San Salvador

4.7
#1 of 13 in Wildlife in El Salvador
Take the memorable drive and scenic hike to the crater of Volcan San Salvador. Stop at the museum before the hike itself for an interesting lesson into the incredible force of nature that looms over the city. The hike gets steep at stages, but once you reach the top, you can enjoy epic views from one of the several viewing stations. Bring plenty of water, sturdy shoes, and consider taking supplies for a picnic at the top. The trip shouldn’t take more than 3 hours. Plan to visit Volcan San Salvador during your San Salvador vacation using our convenient San Salvador day trip planner .
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  • You can make the visit in just 1 hour, it is very easy to climb the crater and observe it, just a small walk of 20 minutes one way and another back, seeing birds and some animal in the forest. It is asleep, the crater is full of vegetation and is interesting, although there are much more beautiful volcanoes. To fill in the time on your stay in San Salvador
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  • The closest vulcano to town. Take an Uber and ask the guy for you, pay the difference in cash. It much anyway. Quite a small park, about 30 min to walk around. There are 4 observation points. The crat...  more »
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  • i love it here because i can play fortnite her :}
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