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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  • Since 2016 they have been activly working the site. Even more interesting now!
  • 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.
  • The Archaeological Park one more bonito de El Salvador
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  • Quiet and very spacious. Historically it has great relevance and curiously it is little known. Recommended for a noon departure.
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  • very nice place close to the capital and archaeological
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