Located in the mountains of central Mexico, San Miguel de Allende is world famous for its temperate climate, colonial
architecture, and Mexican flare. San Miguel is also a mecca for the arts with numerous galleries and vibrant musical and theatrical performances.
Attracted by this diverse atmosphere, there's a sizable foreign community, lending a cosmopolitan flavor to its
- There is an active theater community and rarely a weekend passes without a play or another performance in one of our
- San Miguel hosts productions as varied as opera and classical concerts to Chinese acrobats.
- We have many outstanding restaurants, bars, and hotels that normally cannot be found in a town of this
Several airlines offer flights to nearby airports convenient to San Miguel. Queretaro (QRO)
and Guanajuato/Leon (BJX) are both about 1.5 hours from San Miguel. Mexico City (MEX) is a bit further,
3-4 hours away. Private car transportation or shuttle service can be arranged.
The charming colonial town of San
Miguel de Allende is consistently recognized as one of the world’s great cities. Travel + Leisure readers named it #1 on the list of the world’s best cities and Conde Nast
Traveler readers named San Miguel the #1 travel destination in the world.
T+L 2017 Winner for Best City in the World!
“San Miguel is one of the most authentic, creative and cost-effective destinations we’ve visited,”
says a T+L reader of the colonial city, a part of which has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Over the years we’ve discovered more great restaurants and activities, but the town still
maintains its Mexican heritage, culture and charm.”