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The Best In El Salvador

If you’re looking for a tour guide in El Salvador, book Alfredo. I have been on three different... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nikki B
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Bridgetown, Barbados
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Tour Guide Extraordinaire - Downtown Tour

I have recently relocated to El Salvador and when it came time to share this beautiful cousins with... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
Carrie_H_S
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El Salvador
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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 highest expectations of the modern traveler. With more than 13 years on the field, guiding tours with solo travelers to large groups; from backpackers to Ambassadors; from family groups to students, my passion is to show you my beloved country, its culture, history, landscape, heritage and, above all, its people: warm, smiley and friendly. I've worked as Tour Leader in the region with global companies such as Overseas Adventure Travel, KE Adventure Travel and Intrepid Travel. I have a deep respect for the culture, people, traditions, and natural environment of El Salvador and strive to bring sustainable tourism that offers benefits to you the customer and our country and local community artisans, cooperatives and family run businesses.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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Alfredo A, Propietario at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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
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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

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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

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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

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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!

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I joined Alfredo on two tours as part of a trip to El Salvador: a tour of San Salvador with a focus on Oscar Romero’s life and then a visit to Santa Ana volcano. Thoroughly enjoyed both days with him. Would definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Alfredo was our guide for part of our trip in El Salvador, we found him to be knowledgeable, well versed, interesting and down to earth. He did his utmost to make sure that we had a good time and took to some more niche places...More

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Alfredo A, Tour Guide at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

It was a real pleasure to serve you. Thank you for your words. They’re so meaningful for me. Always at your service ✌🏻

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

I was part of a group travelling in Dec/17 and we arranged two separate tours with Alfredo. Both were day long tours, one in the city of San Salvador, one to the Santa Ana volcano, and we thoroughly enjoyed both tours with Alfredo. He is...More

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Alfredo A, Tour guide at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thanks for your words. For me it was an honor join you during your visit to my country. You are always welcome to El Salvador. Cheers. Alfredo

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Last week I have been in El Salvador in a business trip and the opportunity to travel with Alfredo in an adventure tour through El Salvador. We went to Tunco beach for surfing, Atacó for a vodot, trekking to Santa Ana Volcano and few things...More

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Alfredo A, Manager at Explore El Salvador, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely words. It was wonderful meeting you and share such nice experiences together. There's still plenty of adventures have and volcanos to hike. Un abrazo hasta España!

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