Lago Suchitlán, Suchitoto

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The largest body of water in El Salvador, Lago Suchitlán presents visitors with a rich display of bird and fish life. The lake was created artificially in 1976, after the power generating damn Cerron Grande was built. Take a boat ride around the lake and head toward an island in the middle as you sail over the calm water. The island houses hundreds of nesting birds who fly about during the day. Use our Suchitoto itinerary planner to add Lago Suchitlán and other attractions to your Suchitoto vacation plans.
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  • It costs around $5-6 a car to park down by the lake, from which you can then enjoy the view from one of the nice restaurants by the waterfront. The boat trips seem a little overpriced for the added va...  more »
  • Definitly a go see in Suchitoto. You can take a boat ride around the lake. There are cute restaurants around the plaza and clean bathrooms.  more »
  • It is an excellent choice to spend a day away from the city, very good in the surroundings, good activities also gastronomical offer, in general it is a great place to spend a nice day
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  • Spectacular location, ample parking, beautiful facilities, and a spectacular view of suchitlán Lake you can see hundreds of species of birds, fish 🎣 and there is a ferry that connects Lake
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  • Heart de san salvador
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  • Very nice place to spend the day at family or friends there are food, canopy, boat ride, swimming pools
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  • It is the reservoir formed in the cause of the Lempa River in the early 1970's, to generate hydroelectric power to the Cerrón Grande central, it has an area of 124 Km, which means that its size exceeds Coatepeque Lake and Ilopango together, their margins are used for ac strengthened in its waters and agricultural practice fishing, and ecotourism tours, sports activities are not practiced.
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  • Very nice a different experience, fun and culture.
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