6 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

6 days in San Miguel de Allende & Mexico City Itinerary

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Start: Mexico City
Drive:  3 h 15 min
1
San Miguel de Allende
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Mexico City
— 3 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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): make a trip to El Jardin, look and learn at Museo de Astronomia Prehispanica, thenview the masterpieces at Galeria San Francisco, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Parroquia, and finally learn about winemaking at Vinedos Cuna de Tierra. On the next day, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Fabrica La Aurora, thenstop by Abrazos San Miguel, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Miguel de Allende online road trip planner.

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. When traveling from Mexico City in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Miguel de Allende, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can 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

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana) and Chapultepec Castle. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Palacio de Bellas Artes. There's much more to do: take a stroll through San Angel, don't miss a visit to Museo Frida Kahlo, delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor, and contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mexico City route site.

Drive from San Miguel de Allende to Mexico City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. When traveling from San Miguel de Allende in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Mexico City, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
San Angel ©
San Angel

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