Volcan San Salvador, San Salvador

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Volcano
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. For travelers who use our world travel planner, San Salvador holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Volcan San Salvador and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Take a taxi or drive. It's a nice trip up into the mountains where it's cooler and more lush than the city.  more »
  • This is a long dormant volcano you mostly drive to; the walk to the top is easy up stairs and not difficult. But well worth visiting for the view. And for the fresh fruit grown in the volcano.  more »
  • We did take a car tour in San Salvador, the Volcano was seen from the distance, but was amazing that a big sitty is growing so big just below volcano feet  more »