International airlines that fly to El Salvador: Iberia, BA, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Continental Airlines, United Airlines and TACA. Check with your local travel agency for possible flight combinations. *Note: Continental Airlines doesn’t check surfboards.
Finding an international flight to El Salvador (airport code: SAL) is usually not a problem. From New York, Atlanta, Miami, Houston, Los Angeles, Toronto, Amsterdam, Madrid, and South America you can find direct flights and from most other places in USA and Europe you can usually find a combination of flights with just one stopover.
Arrival to El Salvador: is usually done trough Comalapa International Airport located in La Paz state 35 min drive from La Libertad and 25 min drive from San Salvador city.
When you arrive at the airport one of the staff members will meet you and give you a ride to the surf camp. Upon departure you will get a ride back to the airport.
We recommended get flights with early arrival and evening departures to get more time for surfing.
- Monetary unit US dollar (exchange your money by 20USD bills)
-Tourist card 10.00 USD upon arrival
-Departure tax 32. USD at airport upon leaving the country
Shorts (3), T-shirts (7), bathing suits (3), nice shirt (1 or 2), flip-flops, rash guards, sunscreen, surf socks, wax, leashes (2), extra fins/ hard wear, duck tape, ding repair kit, tennis shoes for nature walks and other activities, sunscreen, your medications, camera equipment, and large beach towel. Please bring no more than three boards per person.
*Wetsuit never is necessary; the water average is 25°C. (77°F) throughout the year
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