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Parque Nacional El Boqueron

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Address: Calle al Parque Nacional El Boqueron, San Salvador, El Salvador
Phone Number: 503-2243-7835-165
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US$ 79.98*
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San Salvador Full Day: City and Volcano Group Tour
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San Salvador City Tour and Volcano
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Private Tour: San Salvador Sightseeing Including El Boquerón and Santa Tecla

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Enjoy it Volcano!!

This is a volcano near the downtown San Salvador. Can you arrive in 20 minutes for car, bicycle or public transportation. Early in the morning is best by birdwatch, smell fragance... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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San Salvador, El Salvador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a volcano near the downtown San Salvador. Can you arrive in 20 minutes for car, bicycle or public transportation. Early in the morning is best by birdwatch, smell fragance or flowers, visit the museum and hiking the crater of volcano. At comeback al the city can you buy vegetables and fruits that sell the neighborn of the volcano... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very historic, beautiful! Great for pictures, picnic. The traffic going up the volcano can hectic, but patience is all you need. Easy hike!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is exceelent! I love comibg there and buying for a dollar a bowl full of blueberries and raspberries. The hike is super easy and takes like 5 to 10 minutes and the view is spectacular.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With an easy walk you can climb up to the top of the volcano and from there you can see the crater....very nice for a 1/2 day excursion when in San Salvador

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had hired a driver to take us to the top of this iconic scenic point. After our driver parked his car, we hiked to the park which has a rim view of the "El Boqueron." We came upon a young girl who was telling some of the guests the history of this area, albeit the talk was in Spanish,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Its a different view of the big volcano in San Salvador, has a little museum with maybe all the facts about the pretty Volcano, safe clean really affordable price! Its a nice experience to enjoy with your family, the view its amazing! Fully recommended!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Good hike with views of the volcano and the city. I was not confident on my own, so went with a guide

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Interesting area to visit. Be ready for a little hike up the mountain. If you have a hard time with walking uphill this may not be for you. The view and vegetation is very nice. Enjoyed the short visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

nice morning hike to see the crater. not too difficult. took us about 1hour in total to and fro plus time to rest and enjoy the view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

go to this park, you will be amazed, very different and exciting visit/ take water with you as it is quite steep to walk up

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