10 days in El Salvador Itinerary

10 days in El Salvador Itinerary

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10 days in El Salvador Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Juayua
— 2 nights
Drive + bus:  1​h 30​min
2
San Salvador
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
La Union
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h
End: Vancouver

2
nights
Juayua

Juayua ©
Step off the beaten path and head to El Imposible National Park and Salto De Malacatiupan. Get out of town with these interesting Juayua side-trips: Catedral de Sonsonate (in Sonsonate), Izalco Volcano (in Santa Ana) and Tazumal (in Chalchuapa).

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Juayua journey maker tool .

Vancouver, Canada to Juayua is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Vancouver to Juayua due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in January: high temperatures in Juayua hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to San Salvador.

Things to do in Juayua

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ahuachapan, Catedral de Sonsonate, Tazumal, Axul, Izalco Volcano
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El Imposible National Park ©
El Imposible National Park
Catedral de Sonsonate ©
Catedral de Sonsonate
Izalco Volcano ©
Izalco Volcano

4
nights
San Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Volcan San Salvador and Hospital Divina Providencia Chapel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Salvador: Suchitoto (Casa de la Abuela & Iglesia Santa Lucia) and Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje (in La Libertad). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia El Rosario, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico La Laguna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana, and explore the ancient world of Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park.

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Traveling by combination of car and bus from Juayua to San Salvador takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in San Salvador can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to La Union.

Things to do in San Salvador

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Suchitoto, Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje
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Iglesia El Rosario ©
Iglesia El Rosario
Volcan San Salvador ©
Volcan San Salvador
Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park
Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park

2
nights
La Union

La Union ©
La Unión is a municipality in the La Unión department of El Salvador.It is the capital city of the Department of its same name. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): get great views at Mirador Espiritu de la Montana and then contemplate the geological forces at Conchagua.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our La Union trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from San Salvador to La Union in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In January, La Union is a bit warmer than San Salvador - with highs of 40°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in La Union

Nature Parks
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Conchagua ©
Conchagua