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Diving in El Salvador

Explore diving in El Salvador

El Salvador is a country in Central America. Los Cobanos (situated on the Pacific Ocean) is one of the most popular diving areas (80 Km from San Salvador).

During the summer, and with the right conditions, you can see Morays eels, Angel fish, Eagle mantas, Green turtles, lobsters, etc.If you want to dive in the winter season, why not try crater diving at Coatepeque or Illopango lakes.

Coatepeque Lake - surrounded by Cerro Verde and the Santa Ana and Izalco volcanoes, dive in this beautiful crater lake. Fish species include Catfish, Guapote and Zebra fish.

When to dive in El Salvador

There are only 2 seasons; the dry season (mid October to mid May) when it hardly ever rains and the wet season, (mid May to mid October)

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