El Salvador has coasts on the Pacific Ocean only, and most of them are of volcanic origin. El Icacal is one of the best beaches in the country and yet you will find a pristine and authentic environment.
In El Icacal you can participate in sea turtle conservation, take a boat or kayak tour though the beautiful mangroves for bird watching or simply walk the soft sand of the amazing beach. Of the 7 species of sea turtles, 4 nest in El Icacal including the green, hawksbill, olive ridley and leatherback turtle. You can witness when they are laying their eggs and also release baby sea turtles into the Pacific Ocean.