Villa El Salvador is a district of the province of Lima. In its origin it was a human settlement called "Pueblo Joven Villa el Salvador". Its leaders were very organized, which is why there was an excellent urbanization of the land. During the times of terrorism, it was a district very marked by the violence, to the point that many leaders were killed, including María Elena Moyano.
Travel tips for Villa El Salvador
- A famous tourist spot of Villa El Salvador is the Huáscar Zonal Park, considered the largest zonal park in the province of Lima. In addition, it has the largest recreational lagoon in the entire country. Admission is free for everyone.
- Villa El Salvador is also characterized as a partying district. Here you will find many clubs distributed in the main avenues, which usually open on the night of the weekends.
- You can also stroll through the MegaPlaza shopping center. Here you will find a variety of brands and products at comfortable prices.
Best time to visit Villa El Salvador
The best time to visit Villa El Salvador is from January to March. This months are known as summer season, which is why you'll be able to enjoy more of the different tourist points of Villa El Salvador.
How can I know the bus operators that go to or from Villa El Salvador?
In redBus, you can find that information in the section of Popular Bus Operators. There you’ll find the popular bus operators which we work with and that go to or from Villa El Salvador.
Can I choose the type of bus with which I want to travel?
Of course you can! You’ll see the many options that the bus operators offer when you complete the search bar with your pick up point, destiny and onward date.
How can I buy my tickets to Villa El Salvador with redBus?
The process is very easy. Go to the search bar and write Villa El Salvador in the pick-up point or destination, then select your travel date and click the search button. redBus will show you the different options to travel, you just need to pick the bus operator of your preference, your schedule and buy!
Do I need to carry my tickets once I have bought it through the mobile app of redBus?
It is not necessary. When buying with redBus, a ticket in digital format will arrive in your inbox. The day of your travel, go to the terminal and search the counter of the bus operator, present the ticket we send you and the bus operator will give you another one.
What happens if the bus does not leave at the time my ticket dictates and / or is canceled?
These logistical problems and their solutions need to be consulted directly in the counter of the bus operator.
I forgot to buy my return ticket, where will I find counter that can help me?
The vast majority of terminals have an area for buying and selling tickets. There you can buy your return ticket with the company of your choice. You can also buy your return ticket through the redBus mobile app, it is easy, fast and you do not need to register. In addition, we accept various payment methods.
How many hours in advance should I buy my ticket?
This information varies depending of the policies of each bus operator and the number of seats available. Our recommendation is to buy your ticket two days in advance.
How many hours in advance should I be in Villa El Salvador to change my e-ticket?
It is recommended to be with 1 hour in advance at the counter of Villa El Salvador to be able to change your ticket of redBus for that of the bus operator.
Do I need to make an account on the redBus website to buy a bus ticket?
No, you do not need to make an account with redBus to book a ticket. But it is advisable to make an account to help speed up the buying process the next time you want to travel. Also, redBus offers a number of discounts and offers which you can easily access and use if you are registered.