Free tour Historic Center of Santa Ana, El Salvador

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Registered on February 23, 2023

Hi, I'm Fer, but my name according to indigenous tradition is Venado Blanco. I'm an ancestral timekeeper, I speak Nahuat and I work in revitalization. I practice the indigenous worldview, I study Cultural Heritage and I am training as a Cultural Manager. If you come to Santa Ana, El Salvador, I'll wait for you here to show you my city, it's a very beautiful city.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Come and meet the historic center of the city of Santa Ana, the branch of heaven.

It has many buildings of great cultural interest, very beautiful structures, highlighting different styles such as neo-Gothic, French styles that prevailed during its splendor.
We will visit the historic center and its colonial buildings.

We will visit the Cathedral of Santa Ana , taking a tour inside it and we will be able to see the image that dates back approximately 600 years. Its historical route forming a cross, made up of the Calvario Church, the San Lorenzo Church, the El Carmen Church with its well-kept and preserved colonial details in wood.

In the historic center we will visit the colonial buildings from the period of great coffee production, sites marked by time which identified them as cultural heritage. We will visit the main square, different structures from the colonial era , the central market that caught fire, Villa Morena (place of the main families with social and economic power).

The stop for typical snacks from Santa Ana , with very good flavors. Among these we have salcochada yucca, pineapple atol, poleada milk and others whose recipes date back many generations, preserving family recipes and adding a special flavor.

We will visit the coin museum , where the ashes of the memory of a great writer and poet, Claribel Alegría, are kept. In addition to other emblematic buildings of this beautiful city.

Come live this wonderful experience and don't let them tell you about it. We will wait for you.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    XCWV+483, Avenida Independencia Norte...
    XCWV+483, Avenida Independencia Norte, Santa Ana, El Salvador
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    I will be in front of the Santa Ana theater, in freedom park with a Guruwalk shirt

  • 1
    Outside visit
  • 2
    Free admission
    Catedral de Santa Ana
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Alcaldía Municipal de Santa Ana
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Casino Santaneco
  • 5
    Free admission
    Centro de Artes de Occidente
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Teatro Nacional de Santa Ana
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Parque Libertad
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Museo Regional de Occidente
  • 9
    Outside visit
    García Rossi Building
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Calvary Church

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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