30 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

30 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Drive:  3 h 15 min
1
San Miguel de Allende
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Mexico City
— 27 nights
End: Mexico City

2
nights
San Miguel de Allende

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 3rd (Sun): make a trip to El Jardin, get a taste of the local shopping with Fabrica La Aurora, and then do a tasting at Vinedos Cuna de Tierra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado de Artesanias, take in the spiritual surroundings of La Parroquia, pick up some new knowledge with Galeria San Francisco, learn the secrets of production at Olio Fino Tasting Room, then take in the exciting artwork at Mr Poster, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Miguel de Allende itinerary planning app.

Mexico City to San Miguel de Allende is an approximately 3.5- hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Mexico City.

Things to do in San Miguel de Allende

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vinedos Cuna de Tierra
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Fabrica La Aurora ©
Fabrica La Aurora
El Jardin ©
El Jardin
Vinedos Cuna de Tierra ©
Vinedos Cuna de Tierra

27
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Museo del Templo Mayor. Your inner history buff will appreciate Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 and Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe. Explore Mexico City's surroundings by going to Ex-Hacienda de Chautla (in San Martin Texmelucan de Labastida), Tepozteco (in Tepoztlan) and Paso de Cortes (in Amecameca). Spend the 25th (Mon) exploring nature at El Chico National Park. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Polanco, stroll through La Condesa, make a trip to Zocalo, and explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from San Miguel de Allende to Mexico City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December in Mexico City, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cuernavaca, Ex-Hacienda de Chautla, Zona Arqueologica Malinalco, Cacaxtla - Xochitécatl, El Chico National Park
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Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

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