7 days in Guanajuato & Mexico City Itinerary

7 days in Guanajuato & Mexico City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 30 min
1
Guanajuato
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Mexico City
— 4 nights
End: Mexico City

2
nights
Guanajuato

Guanajuato ©
Recognized as a World Heritage Site, Guanajuato spills over hilly terrain in central Mexico, luring visitors with its pleasant tree-shaded plazas and friendly sidewalk cafes.
On the 7th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Grito, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Fabrica La Aurora, then take an in-depth tour of Ignacio Allende House (Casa de Ignacio Allende), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Canada de la Virgen and then learn about winemaking at Vinedos Cuna de Tierra.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Guanajuato online travel route planner.

Mexico City to Guanajuato is an approximately 3.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mexico City in May: highs in Guanajuato hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Guanajuato

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

San Miguel de Allende, Dolores Hidalgo
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Canada de la Virgen ©
Canada de la Virgen
Church of the Grito
Church of the Grito
Vinedos Cuna de Tierra ©
Vinedos Cuna de Tierra

4
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Get some historical perspective at Zocalo and Chapultepec Castle. Get outdoors at La Condesa and Tepozteco. Step out of Mexico City to go to Valle de Bravo and see Piedra Herrada Sanctuary, which is approximately 2 hours away. And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Chapultepec, and visit Coyoacan.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mexico City day trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Guanajuato to Mexico City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Guanajuato, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Mexico City, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tepozteco, Piedra Herrada Sanctuary
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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

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