El Imposible National Park is the biggest Park in El Salvador
El Imposible National Park is considered as a must-visit place in El Salvador. Technically, its a tropical dry forest, its house of many species of animals and plants. There is white-tail-deer, toucans, motmots and an incredible diversity of plants and trees. El Imposible National Park is located in the western part of the country. The name comes from the times where the mountains were impossible to cross by mule or horse. This area was in the middle of coffee plantations and the Acajutla Port.
There are many well-marked trails that take you around the park. The recommended trail is the one that takes you to the river, we enter the park through the San Francisco Menendez entrance. We can swim there, beautiful clean rivers only for us. We leave at 8am from San Salvador, we drive two hours to the National Park, we make a stop at a gas station so you can buy water, snacks and use the bathrooms. There are also bathrooms available at the park, our hike starts with a visit to the local interpretation center. We are back in San Salvador at around 4:30pm. The difficulty of the hike is intermediate-advanced. It takes about 2 hours to get to the viewpoint.