Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Santa Tecla

The area's churches and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Santa Tecla. This city's shopping, restaurants and mountain views draw many visitors. Estadio Cuscatlan and National Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Santa Tecla

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Santa Tecla is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bicentennial Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Redondel Masferrer (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • El Boqueron National Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Volcano El Boqueron (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • La Laguna Botanical Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Beethoven's Fountains (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Santa Tecla

Fly into San Salvador (ILS-Ilopango), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (18.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into San Salvador (SAL-El Salvador Intl.), which is 23 mi (37.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Santa Tecla?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 91 vacation rentals near Santa Tecla. From 29 Houses to 43 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Santa Tecla for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Santa Tecla?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Santa Tecla. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • El Boqueron National Park: 147 vacation rentals
  • Nuevo Cuscatlán: 89 vacation rentals
  • Volcano El Boqueron: 147 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Merliot: 159 vacation rentals
  • North America: 605,836 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Santa Tecla! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Santa Tecla?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Santa Tecla:

  • Nuevo Cuscatlán: 89 rentals
  • San Salvador: 129 rentals
  • El Zonte: 62 rentals
  • Tamanique: 75 rentals
  • El Sunzal: 65 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Santa Tecla?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Santa Tecla. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • El Boqueron National Park: 147 rentals
  • Volcano El Boqueron: 147 rentals
  • Plaza Merliot: 159 rentals
  • Zunzal Beach: 163 rentals
  • San Blas Beach: 166 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Tecla listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.