The World List of Tangibles of Tourist Attraction
Joya de Cerén is an archaeological site in La Libertad Department, El Salvador, featuring a pre-Columbian Maya farming village preserved remarkably intact under layers of volcanic ash. It is often referred to as the "Pompeii of the Americas", in comparison to the famed Ancient Roman ruins.
Location: La Libertad Department, El Salvador
The year of entering to the World List of Tourist Attractions: 2018