9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

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9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
San Salvador
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Chalchuapa
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Chicago

4
nights
San Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
Spend the 8th (Sun) exploring nature at Parque Nacional El Boqueron. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia El Rosario, look for all kinds of wild species at Cinquera Rain Forest Park, examine the collection at Centro Monsenor Romero, and take some stellar pictures from Devil's Door (Puerta del Diablo).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read San Salvador vacation planner.

Chicago, USA to San Salvador is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in April; daily highs in San Salvador reach 89°F and lows reach 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chalchuapa.

Things to do in San Salvador

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Parque Nacional El Boqueron ©
Parque Nacional El Boqueron
Iglesia El Rosario ©
Iglesia El Rosario
Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park
Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park

3
nights
Chalchuapa

Chalchuapa ©
Chalchuapa is a town and a municipality located in the Santa Ana department of El Salvador. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chalchuapa: Santa Ana (Santa Ana Volcano & Santa Ana Cathedral), Lake Coatepeque (in Coatepeque) and Iglesia Inmaculada Concepcion de Maria (in Concepcion de Ataco). Spend the 14th (Sat) exploring nature at El Imposible National Park. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Tazumal.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chalchuapa trip itinerary planning site .

Drive from San Salvador to Chalchuapa in 1.5 hours. In April in Chalchuapa, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chalchuapa

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Ana, Lake Coatepeque, Iglesia Inmaculada Concepcion de Maria, El Imposible National Park
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Lake Coatepeque ©
Lake Coatepeque
Santa Ana Volcano ©
Santa Ana Volcano
Tazumal ©
Tazumal

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