The Best Things to Do in San Miguel de Allende

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San Miguel de Allende

4.5
Architectural Buildings · Antique Stores · Spas

Popular things to do in San Miguel de Allende

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Architectural Building
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Antique Store
Fabrica La Aurora
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
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Spa
Spas
3.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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. Founded in the 16th century by a Franciscan monk, the city played an important role in the Mexican struggle for independence. Forgotten by most by the early decades of the 20th century, San Miguel burst onto the world scene in the 1950s, when it became a retreat for many Mexican artists. Today, a holiday in San Miguel de Allende allows tourists to take part in a thriving arts scene, which hosts countless photography workshops, literary readings, art exhibits, film festivals, and live music performances. Add San Miguel de Allende and other Mexico destinations to your travel plans using our Mexico online travel route planner.

Side trips from San Miguel de Allende

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Geologic Formation
Peña de Bernal Queretaro City
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Monument
Monumento al Pipila Guanajuato
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Alhondiga de Granaditas Guanajuato
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Landmark
The Alley Of The Kiss Guanajuato
3.7
Duration: 2h 30 min

Historic Sites in San Miguel de Allende

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Historic Walking Area
El Jardin
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Religious Site
La Parroquia
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
Church
Iglesia San Rafael o Santa Escuela de Cristo
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Religious Site
Templo de la Purisma Concepcion
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in San Miguel de Allende

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Landmark
Chapel of Jimmy Ray Gallery
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Educational Site
Sazon
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Museo Histórico Casa de Allende
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Antique Store
Galeria Atotonilco
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in San Miguel de Allende

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Specialty Museum
Museo La Esquina
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Mask Museum
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
History Museum
Ignacio Allende House (Casa de Ignacio Allende)
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Art Gallery
Casa Michoacana
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Shopping in San Miguel de Allende

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Kathy's Yarns
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Flea Market
Mercado de Artesanias
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Shopping Mall
Doce 18
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Colors
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

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