We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Explore El Salvador
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
49
All photos (49)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“down to earth”(2 reviews)
“alfredo”(16 reviews)
About
This is Alfredo, a Licensed Tour Guide with multiple Certifications and extensive travel experience and vast knowledge of the tourist market in El Salvador. Specialized in tours, activities and destinations that are carefully designed to meet the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
San Salvador, El Salvador
Website
+503 2508 8554
Call
Reviews (23)
Filter reviews
23 results
Traveler rating
22
1
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
22
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews down to earth alfredo santa ana volcano great guide day trip tour guide el salvador knowledge nature english culture life country hike
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a private hike with Alfredo as my guide down through Cerro Verde then up to the crater of Izalco. He was an amazing guide, provided lots of information about the hike up front and was very well prepared with snacks, extra water,...More

Thank JeffG2910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are so happy we decided to hire Alfredo for our short time in San Salvador. He made our trip worthwhile. He was super responsive and flexible for the two days we spent with him. The value of his service lies in the breadth of...More

Thank Johnny H
Alfredo A, Tour Guide at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for such nice review. It was a fun couple of days touring with you and Kenton. You'll always be welcome to El Salvador. There's a lot more things to know. Best wishes. Alfredo

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Alfredo was not only an excellent tour guide, but someone so wonderful that I will always consider him a friend for life. His communication and planning of your ideal trips are excellent. His energy is fantastic and he goes above and beyond every moment to...More

2  Thank Devin H
Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Meeting you was memorable Devin. It was two really fun days and good vibe. Looking forward to meet you again. There's plenty to know, more volcanoes, more food, more Cadejo, more beach... You're always welcome to El Salvador. Cheers my friend

Reviewed 20 July 2018

Alfredo took my 5 year old daughter and I for a day trip to Cerro Verde and San Andres Mayan ruins. We had a fantastic time! He is an excellent tour guide, fluent in English and very aware of what is interesting and good for...More

1  Thank Dawn G
Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you very much for your words. Meeting you and Piper was great. She's such a lovely girl. I hope to see you back some day. Greetings for you two. 😉 Alfredo

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a tour guide in El Salvador, book Alfredo. I have been on three different tours in El Salvador with Alfredo and he never disappoints. His English is great. He was knowledgeable, passionate, and easy-going during all of my trips. He is...More

Thank Nikki B
Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you very much Nikki for such nice words. It has been an honor to meet your family in different occasions and glad all of you have enjoyed El Salvador. Greetings to all. Stay in touch! Cheers Alfredo

Reviewed 17 April 2018

I have recently relocated to El Salvador and when it came time to share this beautiful cousins with family, I knew I had to bring in reinforcements. I contacted Alfredo, based on several recommendations, to lead a 3 hour downtown tour during Semana Santa, 2018....More

Thank Carrie_H_S
Alfredo A, Owner at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you very much for your words Carrie. Is easy to make a good job when you have a great audience. Showing my beloved city to you and your cousins was an honor. Always at your service. Alfredo

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We spent the day with Alfredo visiting volcanoes and Joya de Cerén. It was a great day for our first visit to El Salvador. Alfredo was knowledgeable and engaging. We had a wonderful lunch at a local restaurant that Alfredo knew about. His local knowledge...More

Thank RachelJ1759
Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Rachel: I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit to this wonderful country. You're always welcome. Thanks for your lovely words.

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Don't go to anyone else for a tour in El Salvador. He treated our group of four (two couples) to a wonderful afternoon and taught us so much about El Salvador's natural beauty and culture. My sister and I are half Salvadoran/half American but grew...More

Thank Erica C
Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Erica: thanks for such wonderful words. I really appreciate it. You where a great group, fun and fit. I also enjoyed hiking with you. I'm glad you enjoyed the experience. The photos are very cool by the way! Greetings for everybody and your parents....More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

A great trip has a lot to do with a great guide and Alfredo is one of the best. Friendly, courteous, excellent English, cautious and considerate driver, great suggestions during the trip. I went with Alfredo for a four day trip, 3 of which were...More

Thank Domvaljan
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Alfredo did an amazing job! He was there to meet our group at the airport and traveled with us to the city of San Salvador. I have been to San Salvador before, but Alfredo's knowledge brought a new light to the city. We met him...More

Thank kgroth71
Alfredo A, Owner at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks Kris for such great review! 😁 You’re always welcome to El Salvador!

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 55 nearby hotels
Hotel Santander
1 review
.30 km away
Hotel Casa del Sauce
4 reviews
.61 km away
Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall
904 reviews
.98 km away
Novo Hotel & Suite
71 reviews
1.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 341 nearby restaurants
NAU Lounge
239 reviews
.99 km away
Picasso Stone Flame Oven
459 reviews
.99 km away
Faisca do Brasil
1,179 reviews
1.00 km away
La Hola
273 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 92 nearby attractions
Centro Monsenor Romero
48 reviews
1.22 km away
Museum of the Word and Image
47 reviews
1.35 km away
National Palace
70 reviews
1.41 km away
Basilica Sagrado Corazon de Jesus
29 reviews
1.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Explore El Salvador staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines