San Angel, Mexico City

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Soak up the local culture and the welcoming atmosphere of San Angel, an old colonial neighborhood in the capital. Formerly a village, the district has been incorporated into the city, yet managed to retain its simple, dusty elegance and pokey cobblestone streets. Browse the stores and market stalls selling trinkets, fresh fruit and vegetables, and locally made clothes. A walk along the streets reveals several architectural highlights, including colonial-era churches with Baroque interiors and neoclassical mansions. Arrange to visit San Angel and other attractions in Mexico City using our Mexico City road trip tool.
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  • Ah! San Angel! My tour guide and I came here during Christmas Day. Not a lot of people, so we had the chance to walk the cobble stones street of SA. Cute neighborhood with lots of interesting... 
    Ah! San Angel! My tour guide and I came here during Christmas Day. Not a lot of people, so we had the chance to walk the cobble stones street of SA. Cute neighborhood with lots of interesting...  more »
  • We stayed in San Angel for six nights. What a wonderful, historic neighborhood. We always felt safe walking around the cobblestone streets - even at nights. I would highly recommend staying in this... 
    We stayed in San Angel for six nights. What a wonderful, historic neighborhood. We always felt safe walking around the cobblestone streets - even at nights. I would highly recommend staying in this...  more »

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