San Salvador

San Salvador is the capital city of , approximately in the center of the country in a valley near the base of the San Salvador volcano. The city has a long history, with origins dating back to the Spanish conquest of the Pipil tribes.
Photo: Sammiethedeadrat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Theater
, or National Theatre of El Salvador, is the oldest theatre in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

Museum
Photo: Rafael Colindres, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
The is a football stadium located in San Salvador, El Salvador. Photo: mario pleitez, CC BY 2.0.

Monument
Photo: JMRAFFi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a municipality in the of .

San Salvador

Latitude
13.699° or 13° 41' 56.4" north
Longitude
-89.1914° or 89° 11' 29.1" west
Population
568,000
IATA airport code
SAL
United Nations Location Code
SV SAL
Elevation
653 metres (2142 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 197701710
Geo­Names ID
3583361
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Also Known As

  • Afar: San Salvador
  • Afrikaans: San Salvador
  • Albanian: San Salvadori
  • Amharic: ሳን ሳልቫዶር
  • Arabic: San Salvador
  • Arabic: سان سلفادور
  • Aragonese: San Salvador
  • Armenian: Սան Սալվադոր
  • Asturian: San Salvador
  • Aymara: San Salvador
  • Azerbaijani: San-Salvador
  • Azerbaijani: San Salvador
  • Basque: San Salvador
  • Belarusian: Сан-Сальвадор (горад)
  • Belarusian: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Belarusian: Сан Сальвадор
  • Bengali: সান সালভাদর
  • Bosnian: San Salvador
  • Breton: San Salvador
  • Bulgarian: Сан Салвадор
  • Catalan: San Salvador
  • Cebuano: San Salvador (ulohang dakbayan)
  • Cebuano: San Salvador
  • Chechen: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Chinese: San Salvador
  • Chinese: 圣萨尔瓦多
  • Chinese: 聖薩爾瓦多
  • Croatian: San Salvador
  • Czech: San Salvador
  • Danish: San Salvador
  • Dutch: San Salvador
  • Egyptian Arabic: سان سلفادور
  • Esperanto: San-Salvadoro
  • Estonian: San Salvador
  • Fiji Hindi: San Salvador
  • Finnish: San Salvador
  • French: Salvador
  • French: San Salvador
  • Galician: San Salvador, O Salvador
  • Galician: San Salvador
  • Georgian: სან-სალვადორი
  • German: San Salvador
  • Greek: Σαν Σαλβαδόρ
  • Gujarati: સેન સાલ્વાડોર
  • Haitian: San Salvadò
  • Hakka Chinese: San Salvador
  • Hausa: San Salvador
  • Hebrew: סן סלוודור
  • Hindi: सान-साल्वाडोर
  • Hindi: सैन सैल्वाडोर
  • Hungarian: San Salvador
  • Icelandic: San Salvador / Biðeyjan
  • Ido: San-Salvador
  • Ido: San Salvador
  • Inari Sami: San Salvador
  • Indonesian: San Salvador
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): San Salvador
  • Interlingue: San Salvador
  • Irish: San Salvador
  • Italian: San Salvador
  • Japanese: サンサルバドル
  • Javanese: San Salvador
  • Kannada: ಸ್ಯಾನ್ ಸಾಲ್ವಡೋರ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: San Salvador
  • Kazakh: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Kazakh: Сан-Сальвадор қаласы
  • Kikuyu: San Salvador
  • Korean: 산살바도르
  • Korean: 싼쌀바도르
  • Ladino: San Salvador
  • Latin: Urbs Sancti Salvatoris
  • Latvian: Sansalvadora
  • Ligurian: San Salvador
  • Lingala: San Salvador
  • Lingua Franca Nova: San Salvador
  • Lithuanian: San Salvadoras
  • Livvi: San-Sal’vador
  • Lombard: San Salvador
  • Luxembourgish: San Salvador
  • Macedonian: Сан Салвадор
  • Malagasy: San Salvador
  • Malay: San Salvador
  • Malayalam: സാൻ സാൽവദോർ
  • Marathi: सान साल्व्हाडोर
  • Min Dong Chinese: San Salvador
  • Min Nan Chinese: San Salvador
  • Mingrelian: სან-სალვადორი
  • Mongolian: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Moroccan Arabic: سان سالڤادور
  • Nauru: San Salvador
  • Northern Sami: San Salvador
  • Norwegian: San Salvador
  • Norwegian Bokmål: San Salvador
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: San Salvador
  • Novial: San Salvador
  • Occitan (post 1500): San Salvador
  • Ossetian: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Panjabi: ਸਾਨ ਸਾਲਵਾਦੋਰ
  • Papiamento: San Salvador
  • Persian: سان سالوادور
  • Piemontese: San Salvador
  • Polish: San Salvador
  • Polish: San Salwador
  • Portuguese: San Salvador
  • Portuguese: São Salvador
  • Pushto: سان سلوادور
  • Quechua: San Salvador
  • Romanian: San Salvador
  • Russian: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Sardinian: San Salvador
  • Scots: San Salvador
  • Scottish Gaelic: San Salvador
  • Serbian: Сан Салвадор
  • Serbo-Croatian: San Salvador
  • Shona: San Salvador
  • Silesian: San Salvador
  • Sinhala: සැන් සැල්වදෝරය
  • Skolt Sami: San Salvador
  • Slovak: San Salvador
  • Slovenian: San Salvador
  • Spanish: San Salvador
  • Swahili: San Salvador
  • Swedish: San Salvador
  • Tagalog: San Salvador
  • Tajik: Сан-Салвадор
  • Tajik: Сан Салвадор
  • Tamil: சான் சல்வடோர்
  • Tamil: ஸேன் ஸல்வடார்
  • Tatar: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Telugu: సాన్ సాల్వడార్
  • Thai: ซันซัลวาดอร์
  • Thai: ซานซัลวาดอร์
  • Tibetan: སན་སལ་ཝ་ཌོར།
  • Turkish: San Salvador
  • Turkmen: San Salwador
  • Udmurt: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Uighur: سان سالۋادور
  • Ukrainian: Сан-Сальвадор
  • Urdu: سان سلواڈور
  • Uzbek: San-Salvador
  • Veps: San Sal'vador
  • Vietnamese: San Salvador
  • Volapük: San Salvador
  • Waray (Philippines): San Salvador
  • Welsh: San Salvador
  • Western Frisian: San Salvador
  • Wu Chinese: 圣萨尔瓦多
  • Yakut: Сан Салвадор
  • Yiddish: סאן סאלוואדאר
  • Yoruba: San Salvador
  • Yue Chinese: 聖薩爾瓦多

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