El Salvador is the smallest country in Central America, and the only country that has no coast in the Caribbean side, with only 21,041 square kilometers. It's located at the center of the region, and its short territorial extension makes the country a focal meeting point, and a forced connection from who's traveling from the north to the south, its capital city is San Salvador, which is one of the most important cities of Central America, and one of the largest densely populated cities in the continent.
The International Airport of El Salvador it's located in the south central part of the country, very close to the Pacific Coast, and 40 minutes away from San Salvador, the capital city. But, in general, while being the smallest country in Central America, it has the best road connections, and it provides an ease of movement, although the public transportation is not the most adequate, the mobilization on private transport is quite fast, and safe.
The country offers a wide variety of destinations with easy, and fast access. It's the country of Central America where tourists can enjoy beaches, mountains, archeology, colonial towns, lakes, rivers, volcanoes, and the city it's only a few hours away from the eastern, or western point of the country. You could travel the whole country from point to point, and it would take you between 3 to 4 hours.
One of the biggest tourist attractions is the 307 kilometers of Pacific Coast. El Salvador is considered among the top touristic destinations in the world for surfing, and for several decades its coast has been visited by surfers from all over the world. The outstanding surf tourism in El Salvador has developed different villages with young environments, and with accommodations for all markets, one of the main destinations on the coast is El Tunco Beach, in La Libertad. This is the place for international connections, only 30 minutes away from the airport, 35 minutes away from the capital city, it is the most visited town within the country, and for many visitors the place to settle, and stay for quite a while. It's the headquarters for many, and from there, they visit other interesting places in the country. It's also a place where you could find different shuttles directed to towns and cities outside El Salvador, to continue ones trip along Central America.
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