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Santa Ana Volcano

Parque Nacional Cerro Verde, Santa Ana, El Salvador
+503 2440 3610
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Santa Ana Volcano Hiking Tour from San Salvador
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  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“the bus” (19 reviews)
“great hike” (9 reviews)
“cerro verde” (19 reviews)
Parque Nacional Cerro Verde, Santa Ana, El Salvador
+503 2440 3610
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot miss climbing on top of this volcano if you are visiting El Salvador. The view from the top is amazing! Facing the one direction you can see into the gigantic crater with its beautiful turquoise lagoon; if you turn to your right you...More

Thank S V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I do have a lot of issues surrounding this particular excursion but felt an average review was too harsh for the epic view down to the crater st the top (all the BS organisation and waiting around was luckily worth it) We took the 7.30am...More

Thank NaomiF2901
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The hike, which takes about 2 hours is pretty easy and realy nice. The vulkano is awesome and view on the Lake amazing. the way down took another 2 hours. With the chicken Bus from Santa Ana(80ct) we got there. The fees are 3$ entrance...More

1  Thank Constantin v
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

El Salvador is famous for the amount of volcanos it has in it's territory. Santa Ana Volcano is definitely worth a visit, just make sure you have hiking boots and enough water.

1  Thank aleksandrk782
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is hike is medium difficulty. It can be completed in 4 hours. first you have to get to Cerro Verde. An extinct volcano where there are several outlooks to amazing Izalco Volcano and adjacent Santa Ana volcanos. Cerro verde is 1.5 hours away from...More

4  Thank Rodrigo G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is an incredible experience. The hike isn't too bad in terms of difficulty and once you get to the top it is so worth it. The views are magnificent. Definitely a must do.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed 19 April 2017

On Aaugust 2016, together with my daughters we took the guided walking tour up to the amazing Santa Ana Volcano. It takes arount 1 hour 25 minutes to scale to the rim of the crater, during this climb you are amazed with beautiful views os...More

Thank irmaungo
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I enjoyed the hike to the volcano. Note that it is mandatory to go with a guide. The guides leave everyday at 11:00 AM, so you need to be here on time to be able to join it. It takes about 3 hours in total,...More

Thank rbravo
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Loved this hike! It's quite short and not too strenuous but the views down into the crater and if the surrounding mountains and lakes are incredible! We got chicken buses there and then went up with the guide and police escorts at 11. Other than...More

Thank Sn0wflake1992
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

If there is one place in El Salvador that's really different from anything else in the world then I can recommend this place! The view is just amazing...

Thank Franco775
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18 January 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Reviewed this property |
Yes! We drove ourselves. I would get there around 10:45. I do hear the bus is cheap, but driving was no problem.
Lily C
30 August 2016|
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Response from Meredith S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in responding... $3.00 person in the car to drive in the gate, $1.00 at same entrance to park. In the parking lot we got the overview of the hike from the tourist police of which the Maine theme was... More
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