Parque Arqueologico Cihuatan, Aguilares

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#6 of 6 in Historic Sites in San Salvador Department
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  • Founded around 900 AD after the collapse of the Mayan empire, the site was burned. It remained buried until it was found in 1925. It is a large site with ball ground as well as a ceremonial site. Not ...  more »
  • A surprise was to reach this place, my expectations were very low. Since it enters the plain all change, the site is super you notice that it was a city of great importance. See the central pyramid, games fields, and the area where they were the houses of the town. All of that combined with the crows and seagulls flying. A safe and clean place.
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  • This was the first archaeological site to be excavated in El Salvador. His three square kilometers would the site's largest country; to date, archaeologists have identified seven pueblos, but only one has been explored.
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  • Great place if you like to learn about the history of El Salvador and some of its early inhabitants. The place has a small museum where you can learn about the history of this Mayan city. Very safe and a great learning experience.
  • Excellent organization, a very good and much learning Museum.
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  • Somewhere beautiful, incredible, are some ruins archaeological and in very good condition, I hope to visit it soon, have to give life to these places and just with our visit.
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  • All our history reflected in a single site. Included in the Ruta Maya!
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  • Incredible place to connect with indigenous roots
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