Santa Tecla Tourism

Santa Tecla is a municipality in the La Libertad department of El Salvador. It is the capital of the department of La Libertad. The city was named after Saint Thecla who was a saint of the early Christian Church, and a reported follower of Paul of Tarsus in the 1st century AD. She is not mentioned in the New Testament, but the earliest record of her comes from the apocryphal Acts of Paul and Thecla, probably composed in the early 2nd century. Santa Tecla is situated at the southern foot of the San Salvador Volcano, and very close to San Salvador (14.5 km, the capital city. The municipality of Antiguo Cuscatl√°n sits on its eastern border.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Santa Tecla, El Salvador. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A vacation to Santa Tecla can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Santa Tecla.

Santa Tecla Trip Planner

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