Volcan San Salvador, San Salvador

4.6
#1 of 13 in Wildlife in El Salvador
Take the memorable drive and scenic hike to the crater of Volcan San Salvador. Stop at the museum before the hike itself for an interesting lesson into the incredible force of nature that looms over the city. The hike gets steep at stages, but once you reach the top, you can enjoy epic views from one of the several viewing stations. Bring plenty of water, sturdy shoes, and consider taking supplies for a picnic at the top. The trip shouldn’t take more than 3 hours. Plan to visit Volcan San Salvador during your San Salvador vacation using our convenient San Salvador day trip planner .
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4.5
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  • The closest vulcano to town. Take an Uber and ask the guy for you, pay the difference in cash. It much anyway. Quite a small park, about 30 min to walk around. There are 4 observation points. The crat...  more »
  • I thought it was pretty neat. It's a pretty basic walk to get to the crater rim. I believe entrance to the park was $2. I ended up taking an uber to the entrance for about $7, and then just caught the...  more »
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  • Close to the city (45 minute Uber trip). The views of the volcano and the city are beautiful, but walking down the path into the volcano is even better.
  • Nice place to visit. Trail is not that long. Beautiful view.
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