Trip Planner:   Mexico  /  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  /  Mexico City  /  Neighborhoods  /  San Angel

San Angel, Mexico City

(600+ reviews on the web)
Neighborhood
Soak up the local culture and the welcoming atmosphere of San Angel, an old colonial neighborhood in the capital. Formerly a village, the district has been incorporated into the city, yet managed to retain its simple, dusty elegance and pokey cobblestone streets. Browse the stores and market stalls selling trinkets, fresh fruit and vegetables, and locally made clothes. A walk along the streets reveals several architectural highlights, including colonial-era churches with Baroque interiors and neoclassical mansions. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to San Angel and many more Mexico City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Mexico City itinerary planner.
Create a full Mexico City itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Mexico City

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Mexico City by other users

8 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Brazil, Patagonia & Mexico BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM LIECHTENSTEIN December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM LIECHTENSTEIN December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM JAPAN July, culture, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in United States & Mexico City BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM CANADA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 24 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 33 days in Mexico, Panama City & Bogota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • San Angel is a very old town in Mexico city and still it maintains the clasical colonial houses structure for many of the homes there. Some streets of the area are made of stone keeping them with a mo...  more »
  • Walking and eating in San Angel is one of the most pleasant experiences of Mexico City. Still retains the exclusivity and good taste that it characterizes, with mansions and cobbled streets very well consevadas. Essential to know this area south of the metropolis
    View original
  • This a lovely neighborhood...is not in the center of town, but you can get to it via "Metro-bus" service in Ave. Insurgentes or taking a taxi...walk around...reach the Plaza San Jacinto (there is a ve...  more »