Ruta de Las Flores Coloful towns, Coffee, indigenous roots

Ruta de Las Flores Coloful towns, Coffee, indigenous roots

In this tour you will have the opportunity to meet and visit five of the most picturesque colonial towns with greater cultural tradition of the western part of El Salvador.

Begining in Nahuizalco, town with indigenous custom, recognized for its fine crafts in wicker and tule. We will continue our journey to reach Salcoatitan which has one of the oldest churches in El Salvador. Then we will juayua, rich in natural beauty. We continue with the people of Apaneca, the highest village of all El Salvador, known for its coffee plantations. Finishing with the colorful town of Ataco, famous for its handicrafts, its restaurants, and its beautiful cobbled streets.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Cascada El Escuco, Santo Domingo El Salvador

This destination in the eastern part of the country captivates visitors with its idiosyncrasy indigenous heritage and its huge waterfall El Escuco.

A short walk of approximately only half a kilometer. Between green and colorful landscapes, preparing you to see an amazing 80-meter waterfall. Just standing in front of it to receive the spray is so relaxing, and even more, if you decide to dip into its pool, with a depth from one to five meters Nahuatl speakers are another attraction in the area, since listening to them speak this ancient language transports you back in time. The Nahuat language is passed down from generation to generation, and schools are drafting teaching projects to avoid it from disappearing. Escuco in Nahuat means: falling water.

Pottery is another of the traditions that characterize the area. Among the most popular items are the comales, kitchen utensils, and red clay crafts, worked by hand and on the potter's wheel. You will be able to take home beautiful utensil

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Nahuizalco, Nahuizalco, Sonsonate Department

The beautiful Nahuizálco city. In Nahuatl language it means “the four Izalcos”. In this town we will have the opportunity to know one of the historical events that have most affected the cultural and indigenous legacy of our country. You will enjoy visiting the municipal market, where every day the villagers sell their fresh products. Here you can taste some tropical fruits. Nahuizálco is recognized as a producer of wicker and tule handicrafts, used for the creation of baskets, chairs, mats, etc.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Entre Nubes, CA-8 km 94 entre Ataco y Apaneca Concepción de Ataco Ahuachapan, El Salvador

The perfect place to buy the best coffee in the area

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Concepcion de Ataco, Concepcion de Ataco, Ahuachapan Department

The last town on the flowers route is the colorful city of Concepcion de Ataco. This beautiful town is known for its beautiful murals that adorn every corner of the city. Calm cobblestone streets that make you feel that you travel in time. Ataco is known to be the producer of the best quality coffee in El Salvador. Here you can complete your experience with a visit to a coffee farm, where you can discover the entire process of coffee production. From the moment of planting it until it turns into a cup of coffee

Duration: 45 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"What to bring-"
"Comfortable Shoes"
"Light Clothing"
"Sweater or Jacket"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"

Duration: 8 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in San Salvador
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Small Groups
  • Entry/Admission - Cascada El Escuco

Not Included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Bottled water


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