Suchitlan Lake

Clouds Over Suchitlan Lake

The largest lake in El Salvador, Suchitlan Lake is one of the main attractions visitors want to see. Located about an hour north of San Salvador, the lake’s famous boat tours carry visitors slowly past a series of islands that…

Lago de Ilopango

Lago de Ilopango Panoramic

With nearly 18,000 acres of shimmering water, Lago de Ilopango is one of El Salvador’s best-kept secrets. Created 15 centuries ago when the caldera of a Holocene-era volcano collapsed, the water-filled crater now provides scenic beauty and water-based recreation to…

Lake Coatepeque

Shore View of Lake Coatepeque

Considered one of the world’s most beautiful lakes, Lake Coatepeque is found in a caldera among a chain of volcanic peaks in northwest El Salvador. Surrounded by lush landscape and private beach houses, Lake Coatepeque (also called Lago de Coatepeque…