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Panamerican Highway, Santa Tecla, El Salvador
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Very cheap to go see and it is worth visiting to support this site. You can do it in an hour. We ate a the little food stand. We had a pupusa and it was good as well as frozen chocolate covered fruit. It was...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed May 25, 2018

The accidental discovery of a pyramid led to this excavation and what you see is a clearing in the forest that served as an ancient Mayan site

Thank Malay P
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after visiting Joya de Cerén (it's very close). $3 for foreigners and entrance includes the very good museum/interpretive center and access to the site. Museum panels in Spanish and English. Very interesting history here! Few crowds. Make sure you see the indigo factory...More

Thank Saranger
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

San Andrés is not a huge Mayan complex but it is very much worth visiting it. For starts, the museum is outstanding. The site itself has both excavated and yet to be excavated structures and it is very peaceful here. I enjoyed my couple of...More

Thank Trekker2020
Reviewed March 20, 2016

This was part of our day-round-trip from San Salvador to Parque Cerro Verde. It was very hot, so bring water on a sunny day. We were happy that they had a small ceremony going on the day we visisted. Beautiful mayan historical pyramids.

Thank 665alex666
Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Ruta maya. Must go with kids and family. Great learning experience. Very inspiring and awesome vegetation

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Reviewed December 29, 2015

We saw this ruin after visiting Joya de Ceren. I have been twice and I liked it better the second time as I am beginning to put the region in some context... The ruins are mostly covered in concrete as they are made of a...More

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed December 9, 2015

I came here as part of the Mayan Route Tour hosted by Salvadorean Tours which included Joya de Ceren and Tazumal also. This archaeological site is quite green and scenic with views of the Cerro Verde and the volcanoes. The entrance fees were included with...More

Thank Easylivingtravel
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Small ruin, with good museum. Note that ruins in El Salvador don't compare to Mexico or Guatemala but still fun to visit when travelling from San Salvador to Santa Ana

Reviewed April 29, 2015

I recommend visiting san andres and joya de ceren in a guided tour so you can reale enjoy all the history

1  Thank georgina s
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