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About El Salvador

El Salvador is perhaps one of the most underrated countries to visit. It features an exhilarating array of untouched natural surroundings making it one of the most unexpectedly scenic destinations in the Americas. Don't let the scary news headlines put you off, or you'll seriously be missing a trick. Browse and book your El Salvador rental with FlipKey, today, for a vacation you’ll never forget!

About El Salvador

El Salvador is located on the Pacific Ocean within Central America, so it’s filled with exquisite lakes, volcanoes and forests just waiting to be explored. This destination is truly a traveler’s delight.

It has been said that the locals are some of the friendliest you will meet in Latin America. This is great news as we all know a warm welcome makes a huge difference when taking a vacation. It’s equally great to know you’ll always be in safe hands wherever you go.

In recent years, the historic capital city of San Salvador has had many major developments, creating new opportunities for visitors. Yet, many tourists also visit the country to explore the gorgeous beaches and buzzing nightlife.

Other areas to explore include the cobbled streets of Suchitoto and the pre-Columbian village of Joya de Ceren, which was preserved under layers of volcanic ash over the centuries.

What to do in El Salvador

Many tourists choose to visit El Salvador for its fantastic surfing opportunities. Beaches for surfers are more beneficial in La Libertad on the eastern side of El Salvador, as they are less busy and touristy than other options.

When taking a vacation in El Salvador, it's certainly worth making the trip to the capital city of San Salvador. Unlike other built up Central American cities, this city is surrounded by colorful green forestland, making for truly spectacular photographs. There are plenty of cultural sights to take in while you’re there, but there are also opportunities for shoppers and clubbers in the areas of Zona Rosa and Colonia Escalon. It’s truly a destination with something for everyone.

To witness some amazing wildlife, take a trip to Parque Nacional Los Volcanes, a national park with hundreds of bird species and volcanic peaks which can be accessed by foot. There's also the opportunity to camp within the park if you're a more hardcore adventurer!

Top travel tips for El Salvador

El Salvador's currency is the US Dollar, so there's no need to worry about exchanging currency before you travel. However, if you happen to run out of money, there are ATMs on every street corner and most places accept credit cards.

Most restaurants expect a 10% tip. On the other hand, tipping taxi drivers isn't a necessity, however rounding up to the dollar is usually the norm here.

The rainy season within El Salvador occurs between June and November, which is also something to bear in mind.

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