El Salvador is the smallest country of Central America with a great diversity of surroundings to please visitors in many ways.
It's strategically located in the center of the region surrounded by Honduras, Guatemala and the Pacific Ocean.
It has one of the safest and most modern airports of Latin America providing service to more than eleven international airlines, which make traveling very easy.
Its size and excellent roads allow visitors to travel throughout the country in approximately 4 hours, enjoying all kinds of activities such as ecology, history, adventure or leisure, and taking advantage of the time of their visit.
The weather is always warm with very few rains, allowing tourists enjoy outdoor activities especially during the dry season, from November to April. The country has a coastline of more than 300 kilometers with excellent access to beautiful beaches along the Pacific Ocean.
Visitors will find paradisiacal sports with natural pools, pristine beaches with immaculate mangroves and beaches ideal for surfing considered among the best surfing sports worldwide. Aquatic sports fans will also be able to enjoy scuba diving, aquatic skiing, windsurfing, and swimming, kayaking, sailing, and fishing in the sea as well as in volcanic lakes.
Archeology lovers will find in Joya de Ceren a unique settlement of the Mayan region where an entire community has been preserved, giving the opportunity to study their everyday life. Known as the "Mayan Pompeii", this site is now a UNESCO World Heritage.
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Official Name: Republic of El Salvador
Type of Government: Republic
Official Language: Spanish
Currency: U.S. dollar
Taxes: 13% VAT on goods and services
Area code: +503
Tip: 10% in restaurants, usually included in the bill
Internet Identification: .sv
Time Zone: -6 GMT
Climate: Dry season from November to April
Scattered rains from May to October
Temperature: Between 29C and 19C
Electricity: 110 volts A.C.
Clothing: Light clothing and jackets
Form of Payment: Credit card accepted in most formal businesses. Travel checks changed with purchase slip. Foreign currency can be exchanged in banks and hotels.
Country admission requirements: Mandatory passport. Tourist Visa obtained in a Salvadorian Embassy or 90 days Tourist Card purchased upon entry to the country.
Departure Tax: By plane: US$27.14
By land or sea: Varies depending on the region.
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Phone: (502) 7832-2742
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Phone: (502) 7867-5093
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