Pleasure your palate with the fine wines and delicious cheese of Queretaro on a food tour of the region. Over the course of the day, you’ll learn about the milk-to-cheese production, and stroll amid rolling vineyards at a winery. Sample wine varietals and tour the winery’s cellars. You'll also explore Bernal and Tequisquiapan and relish in the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off on this tour.
As I (Albert Coffee) guide you through this magical place, where I had the privilege of participating during the 2004 excavation field season, I'll share what I have gleaned through personal hands-on experience and years of study about ancient Mesoamerica, the legends & wisdom of local people. I am a graduate of Louisiana State University and a federally licensed tour guide. This special tour includes years of documented legends, wisdom & memories of the elders of the ranch communities on and around the historic location. You will hear about each place and its cultural significance as you journey along the path the ancients took to reach the pyramid.I have taken over 20,000 people on tours since the site opened to the public in 2011. My passion is relating in an enjoyable way information that is just coming to light in an area very recently investigated. I hope to see you soon. This is "a must do while you’re here…!" "An experience that can’t be missed." "Don’t get left behind."
Walking through the historic district of San Miguel de Allende is a great way to discover this town’s beautiful hidden enclaves and must-see attractions alike. This private San Miguel walking tour introduces you to the city’s charms with unparalleled personal attention. Chat with your guide about everyday life in the city and ask unlimited questions as you head to top sights such as the central square, important churches, and historical monuments.
Highlights:- Walk down the well-known city center and hear the history of the city- Visit the local market and try delicious food - View a variety of street art spread throughout the city- Enjoy a fully guided tour from beginning to endWhat to expect: The two-hour tour takes you from the center of San Miguel de Allende to the neighborhood's booming urban places. Showing you the local side of the town, you'll see the best hot spots; learn the history of the city, hear about the urban movements, local and international artists. During the tour, we will stop at the most interesting places to see the beautiful art pieces and hear the story of behind them. As the benefit of walking around the city center, we will talk about the best local design and fashion studios, urban restaurants, bars, and nightlife spots so you can enjoy your stay in San Miguel de Allende. This tour will gain an appreciation and perspective of San Miguel as the raising city.
Highlights:- Walk down the well-known city center and hear the history of the city- Visit the local market and try delicious food - View a variety of signs spread throughout the city- Enjoy a fully guided tour from beginning to endWhat to expect: The two-hour tour takes you from the center of Guanajuato to the neighborhood's booming urban places. Showing you the local side of the town, you'll see the best hot spots; learn the history of the city, hear about the urban movements, local and international artists. During the tour, we will stop at the most interesting places to see the beautiful art pieces and hear the story of behind them. As the benefit of walking around the city center, we will talk about the best local design and fashion studios, urban restaurants, bars, and nightlife spots so you can enjoy your stay in Guanajuato. This tour will gain an appreciation and perspective of Guanajuato as the raising city.
Visit the beautiful town of Dolores Hidalgo, cradle of Mexico’s Independence movement. See it’s magnificent church, it’s museums, local crafts and taste their delicious hand made ice cream flavors. After that, we’ll see the incredible paintings at the Atotonilco Sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
It is an experience that mixes tourism and art throughout San Miguel de Allende where we meet artists in their own workshops where they do painting, sculpture, textile art, Mexican folk art and more styles. The artists receive us and tell us about their creative processes (techniques, inspiration, etc.) while we have a glass of wine and eat tapas, the tour can be personalized and private or in a group.
Ideal for history enthusiasts, this tour takes you to three of western Mexico’s most beautiful colonial cities. Departing Santiago de Queretaro, you’ll visit Dolores Hidalgo—known as the Magic Place because of its stunning architecture—and Atotonilco, home to the ‘Sistine Chapel of Mexico’, See, too, the UNESCO-listed historic monuments of San Miguel de Allende, a city replete with leafy courtyards and cobbled streets. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this tour.
Now is the time to explore the epic landscapes of Queretaro, San Miguel de Allende, the Sierra Gorda on an adventure motorcycle. Rent a motorcycle for a day or several weeks! When you want to explore Mexico, there is no better way to do it than on the back of an adventure motorcycle
We´ll visit the most creative part of Guanajuato for a photo walk where you´ll get to know the best of the city! Everyone can come to this experience, it doesn´t matter which camera you have! (Smartphones, DSRL, compact; all are welcome). We will show you the colorful passages, beautiful placces and different types of cultural signs while telling you the stories behind the city. We will give you personal advice on taking creative photos, composition techniques and how to use your camera settings; and also let you know insights of Guanajuato scene. By the end of the walk, you will get incredible photos! Also, you will take a closer look at the details of Mexican culture, its history, codes, and secrets! Bring your camera and comfortable shoes to enjoy the experience, and have a good time!
Discovering the most incredible attractions along this photo walk will give you the opportunity to get some of the best pictures of you taken throughout the city. You will have plenty of great photos of yourself, friends and family. Our guide will take you to the best spots to get the greatest photos meanwhile sharing the history of Guanajuato and showing the hidden gem of the city You also have the option to go on a private tour and pick the places you would like to go.
Highlights: - Visit 5 art galleries and understand how their experimental efforts shaped modern art- Gain an understanding of the Mexican art scene today, its opportunities and challenges - Have an opportunity to chat with the artists and see recent creations in an intimate settingWhat to expect: San Miguel is home to a number of blue-chip titans as well as promising young gallerists. We'll begin the tour by talking about the art scene in Mexico, the genesis of its developing and growing. We'll then jump into the first art gallery, guided in part by what's currently on. Our tour will continue and we will proceed to art studios and galleries meanwhile stopping to see amazing street art pieces and hear the story behind of them. This tour will give us a broad overview of the San Miguel de Allende art world and gain an understanding of its opportunity and challenges.
It is a tour where besides knowing the country's wine history we will understand all the details of how it is done, as well as how to uncork the bottles and serve them properly, which gives a plus and it is always good to know how to do it.In addition to all this, we will know the culture and landscapes of the place which is in the rural area of Queretaro, a nice and quiet place to get rid of the routine. The flexibility of the tour is total, I adapt totally to you, I have never liked being the party pooper.
This gourmet experience will take place at one of my favorite local restaurants where you'll dine in a private wine room that's cozy, warm and inviting. The first course is an grilled bone marrow (Tuetanos) with an incredible taste and is paired with a Malbec-Cabernet Sauvignon wine. The second course is a refreshing market salad with seasonal fruit paired with a Chardonnay-Chenin Blanc. The third course is an amazing and authentic Mexican rice, seasonal, and bursting with flavor. It's paired with a wonderful Petite Syrah. The fourth course is a succulent pork dish (Lechon) bursting with flavor that will linger on your tongue and will melt into your deepest, fondest memories. It's paired with a spectacular Cabernet Sauvignon-Zinfandel-Greneche ensemble. The fifth and last course is a traditional rolled cookie (Tumbagon) served with fruit and vanilla cream, and paired with a Merlot. A vegetarian menu is available upon request. A gourmets delight and a must-do experience.
Highlights:• Diego Riviera Studio• Experience the life, artistic way and love of Frida and Diego• Led by a bilingual guideWhat to expect: Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera helped to define Mexican modernism while engaged in a tumultuous romance. On this 2-hour tour we’ll get a glimpse into the life of Mexican artists.Our visit will take us to the Diego Riviera Museum, his former abode and where many of his works were created. We will get a sense of how he once lived and worked. We’ll engage directly with his history as we surround ourselves by his artwork, clothing, photos.We’ll pop to the streets of Guanajuato, talk about the Rivera and Kahlo’s life in different ways. Stepping in the former abode, we will learn more about the unique Diego and Frida life.
How is Christmas celebrated at the heart of Mexico? Discover a wide variety of Mexican traditions and customs, which include a wide range of seasonal cuisine.The Christmas special times brings magic to Queretaro. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! The visit of sights and craft markets are essential in this tour; There you will find all kinds of Christmas decorations, foods, artisan products, and souvenirs.