6 days in Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende & Queretaro City Itinerary

Make it your trip
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Guanajuato
— 2 nights
Drive
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San Miguel de Allende
— 2 nights
Drive
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Queretaro City
Drive
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San Miguel de Allende
— 1 night

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Guanajuato — 2 nights

Recognized as a World Heritage Site, Guanajuato spills over hilly terrain in central Mexico, luring visitors with its pleasant tree-shaded plazas and friendly sidewalk cafes.
On the 8th (Mon), savor the flavors at Food & Drink, get engrossed in the history at Museo Regional de Guanajuato Alhondiga de Granaditas, and then pause for some photo ops at Monumento al Pipila. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see a world frozen in time at Pozos de Mineral, then stop by Dulceria La Catrina, and then don't miss a visit to The Alley Of The Kiss.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Guanajuato road trip site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Del Bajío International Airport, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport and General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Miguel de Allende.
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San Miguel de Allende — 2 nights

A relatively small town in central Mexico, relaxed San Miguel de Allede offers an ideal setting for visitors in search of a bit of history and a great deal of photogenic architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, take in the spiritual surroundings of La Parroquia, deepen your understanding at Ignacio Ramirez Center, then admire the striking features of Bellas Artes, and finally get to know the fascinating history of El Jardin.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Miguel de Allende trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Guanajuato to San Miguel de Allende by car takes about an hour. In July, daily temperatures in San Miguel de Allende can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Queretaro City.
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Queretaro City

With a World Heritage-listed town center, Queretaro offers plenty of colonial charm appealing to visitors looking to add a bit of history and culture to their vacation.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make a trip to El Acueducto De Queretaro and then take in the dramatic natural features at Peña de Bernal.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Queretaro City travel route app.

You can drive from San Miguel de Allende to Queretaro City in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Miguel de Allende.
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San Miguel de Allende — 1 night

On the 11th (Thu), go for a walk through El Mirador.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Miguel de Allende visit website.

You can drive from Queretaro City to San Miguel de Allende in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Fri) before leaving for home.
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