San Andres, Santa Tecla

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#9 of 19 in Things to do in La Libertad Department
Walk among the ancient ceremonial structures of San Andres, a site constructed over 2,000 years ago. Not far from the city and close to other ceremonial sites, this is a good place to stop and take in some history. Hire one of the professional and knowledgable guides to get a true sense and understanding of the history and culture of the remains you observe. Bring sunscreen and find refreshments on site. Plan your San Andres visit and explore what else you can see and do in Santa Tecla using our Santa Tecla trip planner .
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  • A place full of history and pre-Hispanic culture. Very nice to know and is made in a short time.
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  • Stopped here after visiting Joya de Cerén (it's very close). $3 for foreigners and entrance includes the very good museum/interpretive center and access to the site. Museum panels in Spanish and Engli...  more »
  • Stunning archaeological ruins. A wonder to be there and see all the places preserved, the Tazumal is a Salvadoran icon.
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