Cartagena Restaurant and Plant Nursery
Among the many tourist attractions at the town of Alegría, Usulutan, is Cartagena Restaurant and Plant Nursery.
Local and international tourists visit this restaurant for its cool climate, beautiful scenery and sophisticated facilities.
In Cartagena restaurant you may have a delicious meal while you enjoy a breathtaking view of the valleys of Usulután down below. Watch the Lempa River run its majestic course towards the Pacific Ocean.
Cartagena also sells a great variety of jewelry (fantasy and semi-precious stones), black mud ceramic from the region of Guatajiagua (Usulutan), Mayan-Pipil inspired handcrafts, locally grown gourmet coffee and beautiful plants and flowers from the nursery area, all at reasonable from US$ 1.00, US$ 4.00, US$ 10.00 and up.
As part of its attractions Cartagena restaurant has a chapel built from donations to the family and there is also a mini zoo where you will find species like raccoons, rabbits, parrots, fighting cocks, pheasants, and porcupines among others. There is also a large collection of vegetables and orchids.
Where to eat:
The restaurant area serves breakfasts, lunch and dinner at affordable prices, from US$ 2.50 and up.
You can also enjoy delicious gourmet coffee, grown and processed within the premises, at affordable prices. Take a bag with you for US$ 5.00 (1lb)
Where to stay:
Cartagena has eight cabins equipped with 3 beds, private bathroom, fresh linen, towels, and hot water. Price is US$ 50 for a 24 hour period. Breakfast is not included (rate is subject to change according to season).
How to get there:
Address: Final El Calvario Street, Joy, Usulutan.
If you are driving from San Salvador take the Coastal Highway (CA-2) just as if you where going to the Comalapa Airport. Follow the signs that that lead to Usulután. After passing "Puente de Oro" (Golden Bridge) look for the Usulután By-Pass which will take you to Santiago de Maria and then to Alegría.
From San Salvador to Usulutan: Route 302. Ticket is US$ 1.50. You should then take Route 348 to travel to Alegría. Cost of ticket US$0.35 you may board this bus in Santiago de María or Berlin.
Web information (only via Facebook):
Contact phone: (503) 2628-1131 and (503) 7886-2362
Post to contact:
http://alegriaturismo.com / restaurantes.html
Elevation 3559 feet
N 13 ° 30,656 ‘
In 88 ° 29,226 ‘
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