El Salvador has great connectivity from North America: Non stop flights from 10 cities Non stop flights: LAX, SFO, DFW, IAH, MIA, MCO, ATL, IAD, JFK, YYZ Airlines: TA, UA, AA, DL, CM,SPIRIT SFO: 5:00 SAL is a Category 1 airport and one of the best airports in Central America. YYZ: 5:00 JFK: 4:30 DFW: 3:30 MIA: 2:00 Why consider El Salvador as a tourism destination? • • • • • • • • • Great connectivity Combination packages Amazing Nature Maya unique history Special interests Adventure travel Beautiful beaches Authentic and meaningful Beautiful Hotels • No tourist crowds • Dollar economy • Excellent road system El Salvador is an ideal country to combine with other Central American countries: By land: • San Salvador – Copan: 3.5 hours • San Salvador – Guatemala: 4 hours By Air: • San Salvador – Roatán: 50 minutes • San Salvador – Belize: 50 minutes By Land and Sea: • You can travel to Nicaragua crossing the Gulf of Fonseca and ending the trip in León, Nicaragua. An attractive and unique way to travel between countries. El Salvador provides amazing natural wonders: Volcanoes National Park El Salvador provides amazing natural wonders: • • • • • • 2 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves Volcanoes: trekking and hiking to the crater Desolated beaches (for relaxation and surfing) Estuaries with mangroves for kayaking National Parks A worldwide endangered type of forest: tropical dry forest. El Salvador provides unique Maya History through Indigo and “Joya de Cerén”: The Mayas obtained Indigo from the xiquilite plant, and was used for their religious and magical rituals, as a medicine plant, for ceramics and for painting. Indigo Workshop: • Hands on worshop • Learn the process and history • Design your own scarf or t-shirt El Salvador provides unique Maya History through Indigo and “Joya de Cerén”: World Heritage Site: Around 600 AD, Caldera Volcano covered an entire Pre - Hispanic community. One of the few places where Maya daily life is exposed. Called the “Pompeii of the Americas” El Salvador provides amazing special interests such as coffee plantations, sugar, crafts, political history: • • • • • Experience, interact and learn within coffee plantations. Experience and learn from sugar processing. Enjoy and create your own crafts. Learn from the political history. Learn and participate in a hands on indigo workshop. El Salvador provides amazing adventure: • • • • • • Zipline Tours Surfing Mountain biking, ATV, Horseback riding through coffee plantations. Camping in the middle of three volcanoes. Camping in desolated beaches. Kayaking through mangroves. El Salvador provides beautiful beaches, with no crowds: • • • • No crowds, unspoiled Top 10 worldwide for surfing Great beaches for relaxation Unique and beautiful hotels El Salvador provides an authentic and meaningful experience: • • • • • • No tourist crowds Our own Non-profit Support rural schools Programs visit schools Programs provide opportunities % to support social work El Salvador provides high quality hotels in San Salvador City and charming boutique hotels in the country: City • • • • Modern City All comforts One day tours Hotel chains Mountains • • • • Coffee plantation Adventure Towns and crafts Charming hotels Colonial • • • • History & Culture Cobblestone St. Indigo history Charming hotels Beach • Calm & beautiful • Top 10 Surfing • Volcano origin • Charming hotels “ H I LTO N P R I N C E S S S A N S A LVA D O R ” Located in the most exclusive area of San Salvador and surrounded by the commercial district GUESTROOMS The most spacious in San Salvador and recently renovated • LEISURE FACILITES H I L T O N P R I N C E S S S AN S AL V AD O R The most recognized SPA in the city, including massages, facials, Jacuzzi, steam bath and sauna. Full equipped gym. GAME ROOM A great idea to enjoy billiard, Nintendo Wii and other games • BAR AND RESTAURANT H I L T O N P R I N C E S S S AN S AL V AD O R Great food options and a wide variety of International meals An English-Pub style, cozy and elegant La Cocotera Resort & Ecolodge: Eco built and Eco Run Sustainable teak and natural materials for construction, minimum impact, Black and Gray water recycling, solar water heater. Includes 3 meals per day Luxurious beach front and estuary front rooms On one side the Pacific Ocean and on the other an estuary and mangroves: Ecological projects such as sea turtle release and reintroduction of scarlet macaw Travel Back in time to Oriente Salvaje Playa Las Flores is a dramatic cove hemmed In by severe topography and dense tropical flora, a playful black sand beach bordering a cauldron of whitewater and waves detonating in the background, a throwback in time to a prehistoric vision of Central America where the tropical waters of the Pacific Ocean meet the charcoal sands of ancient volcanic outflows. Las Flores Resort is an environmentally conscious boutique hotel and spa located on a stunning 7-acre oceanfront property at Las Flores beach, located 2 hours East from Comalapa International Airport in the town of El Cuco, Chirilagua, in the Department of San Miguel. The architecturally designed 4-star boutique hotel features 11 ocean-view guest suites with modern interior design. All suites are fully air-conditioned and contain luxury amenities. Hotel Facilities include pool and sundeck, swim-up bar, jacuzzi, air-conditioned lounge w/entertainment area, business center, outdoor lounges and hammocks, gardens and walking trails, surf shop, surf school, fishing and surfing panga fleet, yoga deck,& signature Las Flores SPA. Spa In-resort activities include SPA treatments, yoga, sun worshipping, fishing, surfing lessons or tours, and lots of R&R. Extra-resort activities including kayaking tours, eco tours, and cultural tours of El Salvador's Oriente. Las Flores Resort Hotel Amenities & Guest Services • 11 Ocean-view Suites including (3) • Jr. Suites, (3) Premium Jr. Suites, (1) • Honeymoon Suite, (3 ) • 2-bedroom/1-bathroom Suites, and (1) 2-bedroom/2-bathroom suite. Standard Suite Amenities AC; SAFE; Designer bathroom w/hot water & high pressure showers; 31in. Plasma TV w/ Sky Satellite HBO Plus Programming and DVD player; WIFI & Hardwired DSL internet; Direct Dial International telephone Premium Suite amenities Option of King or Double sized beds; Minibar; Superior ocean views. Services Bilingual Front desk & Conceirge Service; Daily Maid service including all linens and towels; Room service; Childcare & nanny services; 24 hour professional security Volcanoes National Park Izalco Volcano Crater Santa Ana Volcano Coatepeque Lake Suchitoto San Salvador City Coffee Plantations Icacal Beach Indigo workshop Corn and Tortillas Sea Turtles Tazumal Joya de Ceren Friendly people & Meaningful Travel PROMOTIONAL PACKAGES: CULTURAL El Salvador: ECO El Salvador: 7 days / 6 nights •Indigo workshop •Walk to the edge of San Salvador Volcano Crater. •Hike “Lighthouse of the Pacific” (Izalco Volcano) . •World Heritage Site: Joya de Cerén. •Coffee plantation and mill tour. •Santa Leticia archaeological site •Zip line Tour. 5 days / 4 nights Link aEl Salvador.mpg Video 3.5 FREEDOM El Salvador: SUN El Salvador: 4 days / 3 nights 5 days / 4 nights • La Cocotera boutique Eco-lodge . • San Salvador City and one day tours. • Sea turtle release . • Indigo and Suchitoto colonial town.. •Yoga Lessons. • Coffee Plantation. • Optional Surf classes, deep sea fishing, eco tours. • Volcanoes National Park OR El Imposible National Park. • Mangrove/estuary bird watching and local community. •Las Flores Resort •Beach front Spa. • Beach front boutique hotels.