4 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

4 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

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4 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

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


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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Mask Museum, then see the interesting displays at La Esquina Mexican Toy Museum, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of El Jardin. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Fabrica La Aurora, then stroll through El Charco del Ingenio, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Miguel de Allende trip itinerary maker website .

Mexico City to San Miguel de Allende is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in February, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mexico City.

Things to do in San Miguel de Allende

Museums Shopping Parks
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Fabrica La Aurora ©
Fabrica La Aurora
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel ©
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel
El Jardin ©
El Jardin

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Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
On the 27th (Tue), examine the collection at Frida Kahlo Museum, then explore the ancient world of Museo del Templo Mayor, then steep yourself in history at Chapultepec Castle, and finally examine the collection at National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia). On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, then explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and finally get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip tool .

You can drive from San Miguel de Allende to Mexico City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. In February, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums
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National Museum of Anthropology ©
National Museum of Anthropology
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Frida Kahlo Museum ©
Frida Kahlo Museum

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