Things to Do in San Miguel de Allende

By Jessica Seba, Journey Mexico

A delightful colonial town paved with cobblestone, San Miguel de Allende in Guanajuato is full of interesting mansions, museums,and churches. Recently named “The Top City in the World” by Condé Nast Traveler, it has become one of Mexico’s most popular and attractive tourist destination. The town’s active cultural life includes traditional charm and modern familiarities and there are plenty of things to see and do in San Miguel Allende.

Along our #MexicoJourney, we spent two days here soaking in the laid-back vibe and savoring the delicious cuisine. In addition to staying at the five star luxury property of Rosewood San Miguel Allende, we also enjoyed several other highlights and attractions. Below is a list of the top things to do in San Miguel de Allende.

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Visit La Parroquia de San Miguel Arcángel

Notable for its fantastic Neo-Gothic exterior this is the emblem for the town.

Enjoy a callejoneada Through the City

A callejoneada is a walking serenade and folkloric event unique to Guanajuato. In a group led by costumed performers the callejoneada strolls around the streets singing popular songs about local legends.

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Copyright © 2014 by Journey Mexico. This article was written by Jessica Seba and originally published on the Journey Mexico Blog.

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