Cojutepeque

Cojutepeque / Cuscatlan
DESCRIPTION This municipality is seat of the department, located 34 kms.

to the east of the capital city and at an altitude of 850 AMSL.

Cojutepeque has a nice and fresh weather, therefore known as “City of Fog”.

The products that identify Cojutepeque anywhere, are its famous sausages: “sausages, pepperoni, ‘butifarras’ and ‘longanizas’”; the fabrication of fireworks and hats, all by Cojutepeque-native hands. TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Cerro Las Pavas.

There you can find the Virgen de Fátima grotto, which is visited by many Catholics during May.

It is a route favored by national and international tourists. IMPORTANT DATES The festivities of Cojutepeque are from 18 to 25 January in honor of the Immaculate Virgin Mary and St.

Sebastian Martyr. HOW TO GET THERE From San Salvador, car, driving on Panamerican Highway (CA-1)to find the road to the village.

By bus, address Route 113 in the Terminal de Oriente Plaza Mundo (Soyapango).  

DESCRIPTION

This municipality is seat of the department, located 34 kms. to the east of the capital city and at an altitude of 850 AMSL. Cojutepeque has a nice and fresh weather, therefore known as “City of Fog”. The products that identify Cojutepeque anywhere, are its famous sausages: “sausages, pepperoni, ‘butifarras’ and ‘longanizas’”; the fabrication of fireworks and hats, all by Cojutepeque-native hands.

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

Cerro Las Pavas. There you can find the Virgen de Fátima grotto, which is visited by many Catholics during May. It is a route favored by national and international tourists.

IMPORTANT DATES

The festivities of Cojutepeque are from 18 to 25 January in honor of the Immaculate Virgin Mary and St. Sebastian Martyr.

HOW TO GET THERE

From San Salvador, car, driving on Panamerican Highway (CA-1)to find the road to the village. By bus, address Route 113 in the Terminal de Oriente Plaza Mundo (Soyapango).
  
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