13 days in Mexico City, Queretaro City & San Miguel de Allende Itinerary

13 days in Mexico City, Queretaro City & San Miguel de Allende Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mexico City
— 7 nights
2
Queretaro City
— 2 nights
3
San Miguel de Allende
— 3 nights

7
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 and Museo del Templo Mayor will appeal to history buffs. Get in touch with nature at Bosque de Chapultepec and Parque De Los Ciervos. Venture out of the city with trips to Puebla (Museo de Arte Popular Santa Rosa de Lima, Museo Viviente, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and step into the grandiose world of Chapultepec Castle.

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If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport and General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Queretaro City.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Puebla, Parque De Los Ciervos, Los Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve, Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe ©
Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

2
nights
Queretaro City

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Peña de Bernal. On the 7th (Tue), get a taste of life in the country at RANCHO LA HONDONADA|, thendo a tasting at Finca Sala Vive by Freixenet Mexico, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Peña de Bernal, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de la Virgen de los Dolores de Soriano. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Casa de La Corregidora, thenexamine the collection at Museo Regional, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Viterbo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Sacro.

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Drive from Mexico City to Queretaro City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Mexico City in April, expect nights in Queretaro City to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Miguel de Allende.

Things to do in Queretaro City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colon, Finca Sala Vive by Freixenet Mexico
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Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Viterbo ©
Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Viterbo
Peña de Bernal ©
Peña de Bernal
Museo Regional ©
Museo Regional

3
nights
San Miguel de Allende

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 9th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Fabrica La Aurora, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenstop by Arte Divino, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Museo La Esquina and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

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Traveling by car from Queretaro City to San Miguel de Allende takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in San Miguel de Allende sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in San Miguel de Allende

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato
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Horseback Riding Tours
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel ©
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel
Museo La Esquina ©
Museo La Esquina