Tours El Salvador

Half-day tour to Joya de Ceren & San Andres archeological site


Half-day tour to Joya de Ceren & San Andres archeological site

Duration :   4 Hours
Max People :    8
Start Location:   san salvador
Age Range :   8-80

This Half-day tour to Joya de Ceren & San Andres archeological site, takes place 35 kms away from the capital you can still find Maya towns that once dominated this region, The tour starts with a visit to San Andres, which was a large farm owned by a Spanier for many years, in the place they did process indigo ( to use as Ink ), this is a large area, We will start with the Museum, and the acropolis, after we visit the Unique Joya de Ceren.

Nicknamed “The Pompeii of the Americas”, Cerén’s archaeological remains were discovered in 1976 by Payson Sheets, an anthropologist with Colorado University at Boulder. The ruins existed under a five-meter-thick layer of ash, generated by an eruption of the Loma Caldera volcano approximately 1,400 years ago. It is famous because it is a window to a Maya community that lived on the outskirt of the Maya city of san Andres.

Operates: Tuesday to Sunday

Tour starts: 830am or 1pm From main hotels at Escalon, San Benito, Ciudad merliot or Our offices at Paseo Escalon Condominio Balam Quite1a

Terms and conditions :

Free cancellation: Cancel up to 48 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Small group: Limited to 8 participants or less
Instant confirmation: Live tour guide in Spanish, English

This tour is not available for wheelchair

What's Included

  • Admission
  • Bilingual Guide
  • Bitcoins are accepted
  • Transport

What's Excluded

  • Lunch


  • Archeological tour
  • Cultural

Why Book With Us?

  • Flexiblity
  • Air conditioned vehicles

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