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Eco Tours Petate is a versatile and dynamic company, made up of passionate tourism experts, who love the things we do and put our hearts into every service we offer. With more than ten years of experience. Focused on three fundamental pillars. 1...more
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Final Calle La Mascota | Av. Jerusalen Edif. Sunset Plaza Local 10 y 13, San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our guide was simply amazing! It was not only about reaching the place (Tazumal). I believe we would be a bit disappointed without his active comments and providing deep knowledge about the monument, Mayas, El Salvador.. all in good English and in a flexible manner...More

Thank Milan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had a 7 hour layover in San Salvador and were very glad we chose to tour the city rather than waiting at the airport. Everything went as planned, from booking online to meeting the agent who took us through customs to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rafael is an outstanding tour guide for the San Salvador area. Everything was well organized and really informative

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to recommend a tour with Eco Tours Petate. I just had a tour with Rafael this past Friday. We went to see the historical centre of San Salvador and also visit to Panchimalco village and Devil's Door (La Puerta del Diablo). It...More

Thank Katerina F
Reviewed 1 June 2018

If you are looking for a customized, personalized, inspirational and safe tour for El Salvador, Eco Tours Petate is the way to go! I had a 21 hour layover at San Salvador and wanted to explore the beautiful country of El Salvador. I feared my...More

1  Thank Kay Ashley M
Osmaro Z, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you very much for allowing us to be part of your experience in El Salvador. We are happy to know that El Salvador caused a very good impression on you. We hope that the pupusas have been to your liking. El Salvador is a...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

We had an opportunity to book our Avianca flight with 5h 40min stopover in El Salvador. I have contacted a couple of companies beforehand asking to arrange a stopover tour for us. Osmaro from Eco Tours Petate was a quickest to respond, so we booked...More

1  Thank ig60
Osmaro Z, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

thank you very much for sharing your experience with us, and these words have a high immeasurable value. We are happy that in spite of only having a couple of hours, they have been enough to have a very good experience in El Salvador. We...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Osmaro is an excellent tourist guide, he’s is very knowledgeable about his country and its history. We had a 7hrs stopover in El Salvador and taking a tour with him was the best we could have done. The tour we booked was to the volcano...More

2  Thank Lauris V
Osmaro Z, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you so much for your words! We really feel proud, every time our visitors feel happy with the visit to our country !. Thank you very much for having been encouraged to leave the airport, and to discover in a way xpress part of...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

I highly recommend Eco Tours Petate for a safe, relaxing and informative exploration of El Salvador. Rafael and Osmaro hosted my family of four persons to three separate day tours: 1. Los Volcanoes National Park, Coatepeque Lake, Jewel of Ceren and San Andres Archaeological Site....More

2  Thank RHunz
Osmaro Z, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

We are very grateful and very happy to know that they enjoyed their short stay in El Salvador. We know that the time was not long, but enough to enjoy the beauty of the volcanoes. Thank you for daring to give an opportunity to the...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

When you only have one week to visit a country like El Salvador, with its natural beauty, its many volcanos and numerous Mayan archeological sites, you want to make the best of your time. That is what ‘Eco Tours Petate’ offered us. They accepted to...More

2  Thank vivianel642
Osmaro Z, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

thank you very much for these words, this type of comments are what drive us to move forward, we are extremely grateful to you for the opportunity you gave us and for the trust placed in us. Thank you for giving El Salvador a chance,...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Hi, We are a family of four, 2 adults and 2 teenagers (14 and 15 years old), We are Canadians from Quebec, we speak French and English. We spend one week in march 2018 with Eco Tours Petate Tour to travel around the country of...More

2  Thank poulinclaudeeric
Osmaro Z, Public Relations Manager at Eco Tours Petate, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you very much for the trust placed in us, and allow us the privilege of being part of your experience in this hidden gem called El Salvador. Thank you in the same way for your comments that encourage us to continue putting our hearts...More

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