Pasaje La Concordia
This special place in Ahuachapán is characterized by its colorful murals, which give the street a cheerful and unique ambiance. The murals are the work of Salvadoran artists Fabio and Bruno Jimenez.
This passage is frequented by locals due to its lively atmosphere, which is embellished by an arc and the impressive La Asuncion Church.
Where to eat:
If you are visiting Ahuachapán, Pasaje La Concordia offers several dining options from the early hours in the morning until late at night. Best of all, the exquisite local dishes are very affordable.
• The House Mamapán (The House of Mamapán):
Offers excellent food that includes sandwiches, paninis, salads and desserts. Prices start at US$ 1.50.
Most of their products are organically grown, especially their coffee, which is a must. Phone: (503) 2413 – 2507 and (503) 7218-1564
• Tipico Karlita:
Here you can enjoy local Salvadoran dishes. We recommend the native hen soup with vegetables (from US$ 3.00), or you may enjoy the breaded shrimp, beef tenderloin or the steak with jalapeño sauce. (US$ 5.00).
If you feel like breakfast, Típicos Karlita has the best options from US$ 2.50. They do dinner and typical dishes such as “atoll de elote” and “shuco” in the afternoon.
Another of their specialties are Tenquique Pupusas (only in rainy season). Tenquique is a fungus with an exquisite and unique taste that can be savored with chicken and sauce with “papelillo” (a wild local leaf).
Phone: (503) 2413 – 4003 Email: email@example.com
• Mar Y Tierra Restaurant:
At lunch, this restaurant specializes in cocktails and seafood (from US$ 3.50 to US$ 6.00) as well as fried fish. In the afternoon you can find the best pupusas and Mexican food.
Phone: (503) 7238 – 0192
Where to stay:
If you want to get away from the bustle of the city we suggest Mamapán House as one of the best and newest hostels options along the now famous “Ruta de las Flores”. It’s located in the historic center of Ahuachapán City and minutes from picturesque villages.
For just over a year, this small but beautiful hostel established on a 200 years old hose, offers 5 rooms in a cozy atmosphere. Each room has private bath, hot water, fan, internet and cable TV. There are also large living areas with interesting decorations and comfortable environments.
Prices range from US$ 30.00 to US$ 40.00 USD per room.
To learn more about the services at the House of Mamapán, visit http://www.elsalvador.travel/la-casa-de-mamapan/
How to get there:
Address: 2nd South Avenue and Pasaje La Concordia, adjacent to Church of the Assumption, Abroad.
If driving from San Salvador, take the road to Santa Ana and then the exit towards Chalchuapa, follow the directions towards the Guatemalan border. When you arrive in Ahuachapán, ask the police or locals for the central park. The colorful murals on the walls of La Casa de Mamapán will guide you.
By bus, take Route 202 from San Salvador to Ahuachapan. Cost is US$ 1.50 to US$ 2.50. You can also take the route 210 from Santa Ana at U.S. $ 0.75. At the bus terminal take a Tuk Tuk (US$ 0.50) that will take directly to this site.
- Municipality of Ahuachapán: Phone (503) 2487-4800 and (503) 2443-0082
Website: http://www.sedi.oas.org/e-muni/ahuachapan/ (Available on Facebook)
- Historical information from Abroad:
Elevation 2593 feet
N 13 ° 55’137
In 89 ° 50’908
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