Shore Excursion From Acajutla: Tazumal Ruins, Casablanca And Santa Ana

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    Depart  time is form 830am  to 1200  depends on the ships arriving time. , This tours does not operate on mondays ( museums and parks are closed )
  • Departure Details :
    All passangers must go to visitors center in Acajutla porth , also called residencia 3.  Our guide will be waiting for you with a sign with your name.
  • Return Details :
    You will be returned steps away from the ship, or at the visitors center where you have complementary shuttle service to the cruise.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


On this tour, you will learn about the Mayan and colonial past of El Salvador. On route, you will see the beautiful Coatepeque Lake.Your tour will start with a visit to the Tazumal ruins and the largest Mayan pyramid in the country. You'll also see Casablanca and Indigo process at Chalchcuapa. Later you will visit Santa Ana with its charming city center.


  • All entrance fees included
  • Free port pickup and drop-off included
  • Includes free admission to top local attractions

Know More about this tour

You will be greeted at the port by your guide and driver to begin your tour. On your way to the town of Chalchuapa, you will enjoy the views of the Apaneca Mountain range where some of the best coffee of the country is harvested. Upon arrival into the town, you will visit  Chalchuapa and the Tazumal pyramid.

Chalchuapa, which means " the river of Jade", was first inhabited by Poconames, later Mayas, Pipiles and the Spaniards. The pyramid of Tazumal includes a main pyramidal structure of 23 meters in height located in a block and forming two truncated pyramids to the west. It also has a small museum and a ball court. Later, you will stop at Santa Ana main square where you will visit the 18th century Theater . On return, enjoy the beautiful views of Coatepeque lake.

This tour requieres a minimun of 7 hour to operate. Does not operate on mondays ( museums close ),  The depart time is from 830am to 1200, it will depend on the ships arriving time.

This service is private, only for your group,  The size of the vehicle to be use depends on the number of people you book.


  • Admission ticket
  • Live commentary on board
  • Port pickup and drop-off


  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time.

Upon arrival, please take the free shutle service from the ship to the visitors center, also called residencia 3. Our guide will be there with a sign with your name.

Is mandatory to bring a photocopy of each of the passanagers ( the copy of the  page where your photo is ),  it will be requested by the inmigration authorities in order to leave Acajutla porth

The waiting time is 60 min from the time passangers start leaving the ship