8 days in El Salvador Itinerary

8 days in El Salvador Itinerary

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8 days in El Salvador Itinerary

Start: Spokane
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Perquin
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Santa Ana
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Salvador
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Spokane

1
day
Perquin

Perquin ©
Perquín is a municipality in the Morazán department of El Salvador. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at El Mozote Monument and then brush up on your military savvy at Museo de la Revolucion Salvadorena.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Perquin driving holiday planning site .

Spokane, USA to Perquin is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Spokane in August since evenings lows in Perquin dip to 68°F. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Santa Ana.

Things to do in Perquin

Museums
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Museo de la Revolucion Salvadorena ©
El Mozote Monument ©
El Mozote Monument

2
nights
Santa Ana

Santa Ana ©
Santa Ana is the second largest city in El Salvador, located 64 kilometers northwest of San Salvador, the capital city. On the 3rd (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Ana Cathedral, then delve into the distant past at Tazumal, and then explore the activities along Lake Coatepeque.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Santa Ana day trip app .

You can drive from Perquin to Santa Ana in 4.5 hours. In August in Santa Ana, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Salvador.

Things to do in Santa Ana

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lake Coatepeque, Tazumal
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Tazumal ©
Tazumal
Lake Coatepeque ©
Lake Coatepeque
Santa Ana Cathedral ©
Santa Ana Cathedral

3
nights
San Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
You'll explore and learn at Museo de Arte de El Salvador and Museo Nacional de Antropología Dr. David J. Guzman. Popular historic sites such as Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park and Iglesia El Rosario are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Salvador: La Libertad (Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje & El Tunco). Spend the 4th (Sat) exploring nature at Parque Nacional El Boqueron. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cinquera Rain Forest Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana, and examine the collection at Monsignor Romero Center.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Salvador trip maker site .

Drive from Santa Ana to San Salvador in an hour. August in San Salvador sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Salvador

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

La Libertad
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Parque Nacional El Boqueron ©
Parque Nacional El Boqueron
Iglesia El Rosario ©
Iglesia El Rosario

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