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Parque Nacional El Boqueron

Calle al Parque Nacional El Boqueron, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 7468 5701
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Santa Tecla and El Boquerón National Park from San Salvador
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“el boqueron” (36 reviews)
“easy hike” (12 reviews)
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Calle al Parque Nacional El Boqueron, San Salvador, El Salvador
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"el boqueron"
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"easy hike"
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"nice walk"
in 4 reviews
"actual volcano"
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"clear view"
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"climb down"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 6 reviews
"national park"
in 11 reviews
"short hike"
in 5 reviews
"san salvador volcano"
in 9 reviews
"nice pictures"
in 3 reviews
"road leading"
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"take your time"
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"great hike"
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"volcanic crater"
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"santa tecla"
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"active volcano"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very close and accesible site from the city, a 20-30min drive, not sure about public transportation but getting there is not hard! Road to the site has plenty of restaurants and cafes to program yourself on visiting one after leaving the park. Once there you...More

Thank Francis H
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

National park, only 30 minutes away from the Capital city San Salvador. Good car access, tend to be crowded on Sundays. Rent a taxi at the hotel for 3 or 4 hours (lunch time included) 30 to 40 USD it is a good deal for...More

1  Thank Reynaldo F
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I visited this place 3 days ago and still keep thinking about it. So nice and calming. We didn’t expect all the stairs, we thought it was going to be a simple hike like most of the local volcanos but it still wasn’t bad at...More

Thank Jari108
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

You can park pretty high up the Santa Ana volcano and then take an easy hike up to the top to see the crater (unless it is raining, which oddly happened to us even though it was dry season). Apparently you can hike down the...More

Thank Hilary0169
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The volcano is a sight to see. Incredible views and history. Locals are very nice and offer some of the freshest fruit I’ve ever had. Definitely recommend booking a tour with Papagayo Adventures and they will provide you an awesome experience.

Thank Thomas L
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

For this trip we had an Uber driver. I tried taking a bus but I’m glad I didn’t the roads are extremely narrow . Admission for 5 adults was about 4.00 which included parking. Photo ops before u make the hike and clean bathrooms .Arm...More

Thank Marlene C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Nice shady walk up to the top. You can't go down into the volcano but you do get a good view of the crater. The walk is well maintained but it is a good way up if you have physical challenges.

Thank zzzop
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Site is fairly close to San Salvador. Wear tennis shoes or hiking shoes depending on amount of hiking you wish to do. From the parking lot you will walk along some maintained paths that are mostly dirt with wood decks in some places and there...More

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Upon arrival at the airport we headed straight to Plaza Volcan for pupusas and coffee followed by a stop to El Boqueron for a short walk and view points. Highly recommended if its on the way or en route to another location .

Thank anjali n
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

It's a nice place to go for a walk and experience some of the Salvadoran places. It is a less than half-an-hour walk. You can see the crater and smell the nature. There is a nice cool temperature. It is just nice and quiet. If...More

Thank mariotorrealba
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Susan M
18 July 2017|
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Response from gmartinez1729 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. I was a foreigner traveling with a national, and we each paid $1.
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301Kaius301
18 December 2016|
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Response from WandaMichelleM | Reviewed this property |
I am not really sure you can get there by public transportation. A taxi might charge you at least USD 20.00 each way
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