Get an inside look at what it takes to uncover ancient ruins by visiting Cañada de La Virgen on an archaeologist-led tour. Your guide took part in the site’s 2004 excavation, giving him a unique insight into the relatively-recently uncovered Mesoamerican complex. As you tour the site he can share details you can’t discover on your own and would likely miss on a different guided tour.
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.
- 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 end
What 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.
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.
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.
- 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 setting
What 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.
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
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 San Miguel 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.
We´ll visit the most creative part of San Miguel 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!
- Private guided tour of San Miguel de Allende for kids and families
- View the city's must-see sights
- Private tour tailored to your party's interests and preferences
What to expect:
Gather your family and meet your guide at the entrance of Parroquia. Your private guide is very experienced with families of all combinations and children of all ages; the guide will ensure everyone in your party is engaged in the history and art of San Miguel de Allende.
Showing you the local side of the town, you'll see the best hot spots; learn the history of the city, visit the local market, try the Mexican delights, come closer to some art places. During the tour, we will stop at the most interesting places to see the beautiful art pieces and hear the story of behind them.
The goal is for all tour participants to feel inspired by the city's treasures and keep exploring San Miguel and Mexico.
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.
Adventure to climb the third largest monolith in the world formed 65 million years ago
Walk the trails to the top enjoying the landscape; overcome the challenge by climbing the rugged surface of solid lava
Visit the magic town of Bernal and admire its beauty from the viewpoint at the foot of the rock
Walk through Tequisquiapan and listen to the song of the birds and the ringing of their bells
Visit the monument in reference to the geographic center of Mexico
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.
This is a gourmets’ delight and a wine lovers dream. It will take place at one of my favorite local restaurants where you’ll be dining in a private wine room that’s cozy, warm and inviting. As each course is brought to you I will explain what the dish is and how it was prepared and it will be paired with a delicious Mexican wine that has been specially selected to give you the ultimate gastronomic experience. We will begin with an appetizer. A grilled bone marrow that will melt in your mouth. The second course is a refreshing market salad with seasonal fruit. The third course is an amazing, authentic Mexican rice that’s going to give your palate a flavor explosion. The fourth course is a succulent pork dish, bursting with flavor that will linger on your tongue and melt into your deepest, fondest memories. The last course is a traditional rolled cookie served with fruit and vanilla cream. So delicious and the perfect compliment to an amazing meal and wonderful experience.