Ruta de las Flores Tour El Salvador

Colonial Towns with outdoor adventures in every corner

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Ruta de las Flores is a beautiful area in west El Salvador surounded by hills, nice weather, coffee plantations and lots of activities you don’t want to miss.

Ruta de las Flores is a beautiful area in west El Salvador surounded by hills, nice weather, coffee plantations and lots of activities you don’t want to miss.

The Flowers Route El Salvador

Day tours departing from El Tunco, Zonte (surf city area) or San Salvador. Free hotel/Airbnb pick up and drop off


Ruta de las Flores – Colonial Towns with hundreds of histories and adventures in their streets.

Towns: Ahuachapán, Concepción de ataco, Apaneca, Juayúa, Salcoatitán, and Nahuizalco.

These towns are connected by a mountain road which made them called “The flowers route”. This route is steeped in so much history and, with the support of several people and institutions, has achieved great recognition among El Salvador’s population, as well as internationally.

Tour Highlights

  • Bike zipline in Apaneca town
  • Biggest maze in Central America
  • Nahuizalco’s street market
  • Nahuat Pipil Museum in Nahuizalco
  • Food festival in Juayua (weekends only)
  • Coffee tour
  • Typical Salvadoran dishes

Add-on: Finish your day tour relaxing your muscles by swimming at the natural Santa Teresa Hot Springs 
  • Hot springs + $15.00 per person


ruta de flores map

When visiting Ruta de las Flores you are going to be taken to different towns, it will depends on the type of activities you want to do which towns are going to be visited. 

Check our itinerary

  • 08:00 am Hotel pick up
  • 10:00 am Visiting Nahuizalco
  • 11:00 am Visiting Apaneca
  • Visiting Albania cafe: Rainbow slide, Bike zipline, Swing, maze, etc.
  • ATVs are available for rent, $30.00 per person for a 1-hour tour to the Apaneca green lagoon.
  • 12:30 pm Lunch time
  • 01:45 pm Coffee tour (Optional)
  • 03:00 pm Visiting Concepción de Ataco


Pick up time

  • From El Tunco, Zonte,  Surf City area: 7:00 am
  • From San Salvador City: 8:00 am

Drop off

  • In El Tunco, Zonte,  Surf City area: 5:30 pm
  • In San Salvador City: 4:30 pm

Request now Ruta de las Flores Tour

Price varies on group size

Meeting point

Free hotel or Airbnb pick up.

If you are staying in Tunco town, the meeting point is going to be our physical kiosk.

If you are staying in nearby beaches like zonte or any other beach in the surf city area we will pick you up at your hotel.

San Salvador includes free hotel or Airbnb pick up and drop-off in the following areas: San Benito, Santa Elena, La Gran Via hotels.


  • Free pick up and drop off at hotel or Aibnb
  • 1 Ticket per person for the bike zipline or rainbow slide
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Transportation with air conditioning

What do I need to bring?

  • At least 1 litre of water
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather appropriate apparel
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Full charged phone or camera.


  • Meals are not included
  • Tips (optional)


bitcoin accepted here
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