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Holidays in El Salvador

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Top hotels in El Salvador

Barceló San Salvador
Barceló San Salvador
4.5 out of 5
Ave Las Magnolias Y Blvd Del Hipodromo, San Salvador, SS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$117 per night from 25 Apr. to 26 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (978 reviews)


Reviewed on 11 Apr. 2021

Barceló San Salvador
Royal Decameron Salinitas - All Inclusive
Royal Decameron Salinitas - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Carretera al Litoral Km.84, Acajutla, SO
The price is NZ$307 per night from 15 Apr. to 16 Apr.
3.6/5Good! (501 reviews)

"Friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr. 2021

Royal Decameron Salinitas - All Inclusive
Hotel Los Farallones
Hotel Los Farallones
3.5 out of 5
Km 41.5 Carretera Litoral, La Libertad
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$309 per night from 16 Apr. to 17 Apr.
3.7/5Good! (251 reviews)

"Very clean a boutique hotel, nice view very nice service I definitely recommend it"…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr. 2021

Hotel Los Farallones
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El Salvador Holiday

Central America’s smallest country has breathtaking countryside and Pacific Ocean beaches with great surfing conditions. Travel to El Salvador for surfing and exploration of an area without large tourist crowds. El Salvador’s Pacific Ocean coastline features rolling waves and warm waters.

Come to La Libertad for some of the best surfing off the black sand beaches. Stay in El Tunco, a small resort town with inexpensive accommodation, delicious local food and drink and live music. The beach area is about an hour’s drive from the capital of San Salvador .

See old contrasting with new in the capital city. Streaming daylight creates a dazzling inside rainbow over the arch of the modern Iglesia El Rosario. Plaza Futura rises as a gleaming blue structure with shopping, restaurants and excellent city views. The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Holy Saviour and National Theatre a short distance away are among the notable older buildings in the city’s historic downtown.

South of San Salvador, hike to the top of Puerta del Diablo to view the countryside and ride a zip line. Just north of the city, climb past hydrangeas and hibiscus to the rim of a volcanic crater at El Boquerón National Park. Head toward Santa Ana for water sports on Lake Coatepeque.

Find more outstanding scenery in Parque Nacional El Imposible along the northwestern coast, where anteaters, king hawks and butterflies live near waterfalls and rivers. Stand in the waterfalls of Chorros de la Calera to cool off after hiking from Juayúa.

Hire a guide to tour Joya de Cerén, a UNESCO World Heritage site near San Andres. Volcanic ash buried this pre-Hispanic village around A.D. 600. Explore the excavations of packed earth structures with preserved artifacts showing the daily lives of pre-Columbian residents.

Enjoy local food and visit handicraft markets in cities across El Salvador. Buy carved wooden chests and clay dolls in the artists’ village of La Palma. Watch weavers at the loom making colourful rugs at Panchimalco.

While El Salvador’s beauty is certainly worth seeing, the country’s high crime rate requires special travel precautions. Check the U.S. State Department’s El Salvador alerts for advice.

Frequently asked questions

How much does an El Salvador holiday package cost?
Customize your El Salvador package from an affordable . Choose from any combination of rental cars, flights and hotels to create the getaway of your dreams. Remember to add on some activities and experiences!
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my El Salvador holiday package?
Whether it’s your hotel, flight or rental car, you can cancel or alter it. Booked your El Salvador holiday package in the last 24 hours? You may be able to make changes or cancellations at no cost. If it’s been longer than that, you may incur a fee from your airline, hotel or car rental company. For more details, visit our Customer Service Portal. We’re here to help you every step of the way.
How do I get a cheap travel package to El Salvador?
Search for flights that fit in with your schedule, add a hotel to your booking and watch how much you save. It’s as simple as that! With an El Salvador holiday package, you can save up to $200 on your next awesome escape. From hotels and flights to activities and rental cars, Expedia makes travelling cheaply a cinch. And with over 400 air carriers and 1 000 000 hotels globally to select from, you’ll never be short of choice.
Where should I stay in El Salvador?
If you want to see renowned attractions such as Estadio Cuscatlan and National Theatre, make sure you visit San Salvador. You might want to stay for a while to really get to know this buzzing city.
What are the top hotels in El Salvador?
For properties in San Salvador with friendly service and cosy beds, you can’t top Barceló San Salvador and Real InterContinental San Salvador at Metrocentro Mall. If you’re swinging by Santa Ana as well, you’ll get a solid night’s sleep at Royal Decameron Salinitas - All Inclusive or Hotel Remfort.
When is the best time of year to visit El Salvador?
There’s no right time or wrong time to holiday in El Salvador. But if you’d like to save big on your trip, consider the month of December. Hotel prices tend to be at their peak in October. El Salvador can get very busy in July, August, June, so if you want to dodge the masses, pack your bags for September, November, October.
How far in advance should I book my El Salvador holiday?
The earlier, the better. Airlines usually advertise flight tickets up to a year in advance, and this is when you can score some of the cheapest prices. Just been told you should take your holiday time in a few weeks? That’s fine too — Expedia are never short on fantastic bargains to whisk you away on the getaway of your dreams, at a price you can afford.
What does an Expedia El Salvador travel package include?
Packages include rental cars, flights and hotels, but you can mix and match them to create your perfect El Salvador escape. You can also add on a few activities and experiences once you’ve made your booking. You’re in charge! When you combine your bookings with Expedia, you’ll score deals you won’t find elsewhere.
What should I know before booking an El Salvador travel package?
A Expedia travel package can be customized for your circumstances and is an easy way to make your budget go further. What you include is totally up to you. Hotels, rental cars and flights — mix and match whatever combination works with your plans.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later El Salvador holiday packages?
Expedia has proudly partnered with online lender Affirm to help minimize any financial worry to do with your trip. This could be useful if your reason for travel arose suddenly. Book Now, Pay Later and spread out the cost of your flight and hotel holiday package over several installments.
Can I choose my airline with an El Salvador Expedia holiday package?
With a holiday package, you’re in charge. Whether you’re eager to fly to El Salvador in economy or business class, simply choose from the available airline options. Expedia has access to more than 550 airline partners around the world.