10 days in El Salvador Itinerary

10 days in El Salvador Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  15 h 30 min
1
Juayua
— 2 nights
Drive + Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
San Salvador
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
La Union
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h
End: Vancouver

2
nights
Juayua

Juayua ©
Explore hidden gems such as El Imposible National Park and Catedral de Sonsonate. Venture out of the city with trips to Tazumal (in Chalchuapa) and Izalco Volcano (in Santa Ana).

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Juayua trip planning app.

Vancouver, Canada to Juayua is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Juayua is 2 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in January, things will get much hotter in Juayua: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to San Salvador.

Things to do in Juayua

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ahuachapan, Axul, Catedral de Sonsonate, Tazumal, Izalco Volcano
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El Imposible National Park ©
El Imposible National Park
Catedral de Sonsonate ©
Catedral de Sonsonate
Izalco Volcano ©
Izalco Volcano

4
nights
San Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje and Volcan San Salvador. Venture out of the city with trips to Suchitoto (Casa de la Abuela & Iglesia Santa Lucia). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional El Boqueron, delve into the distant past at Joya de Ceren Archaeological Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hospital Divina Providencia Chapel, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Barrios.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Salvador online trip planner.

Getting from Juayua to San Salvador by combination of car and bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January in San Salvador, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to La Union.

Things to do in San Salvador

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Suchitoto, Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje
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Parque Nacional El Boqueron ©
Parque Nacional El Boqueron
Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje ©
Furesa Fundacion Refugio Salvaje
Volcan San Salvador ©
Volcan San Salvador

2
nights
La Union

La Union ©
La Unión is a municipality in the La Unión department of El Salvador.It is the capital city of the Department of its same name. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Mirador Espiritu de la Montana and then get impressive views of Conchagua.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our La Union trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from San Salvador to La Union by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Salvador in January: high temperatures in La Union hover around 40°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in La Union

Nature Parks
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Conchagua ©
Conchagua