9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

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9 days in El Salvador Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Santa Ana
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Salvador
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Toronto

4
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. Go for a jaunt from Santa Ana to Ahuachapan to see El Imposible National Park about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Coatepeque, explore the ancient world of Parque Arqueologico Casa Blanca, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Ana Cathedral, and get impressive views of Santa Ana Volcano.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Ana attractions planner .

Toronto, Canada to Santa Ana is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Santa Ana. Traveling from Toronto in May, expect Santa Ana to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Salvador.

Things to do in Santa Ana

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chalchuapa, Lake Coatepeque, El Imposible National Park
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Lake Coatepeque ©
Lake Coatepeque
Santa Ana Volcano ©
Santa Ana Volcano
Tazumal ©
Tazumal

4
nights
San Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
Take a break from San Salvador with a short trip to El Tunco in La Libertad, about 50 minutes away. Spend the 7th (Mon) exploring nature at Parque Nacional El Boqueron. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia El Rosario, take some stellar pictures from Devil's Door (Puerta del Diablo), pause for some photo ops at Monumento al Divino Salvador del Mundo, and examine the collection at Museo Nacional de Antropología Dr. David J. Guzman.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Salvador trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Ana to San Salvador takes an hour. May in San Salvador sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Salvador

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

El Tunco
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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

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