San Miguel de Allende Free Walking Tour
San Miguel de Allende free walking tour is an awesome tour in the charming colonial city of San Miguel de Allende located in the central highlands of Mexico. Known for its well-preserved architecture, vibrant arts scene, and stunning natural surroundings, it has become a popular destination for both tourists and expats alike. The city’s main attraction is the Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, a stunning 18th-century church that towers over the city’s central square. The city also has a lively cultural scene, with many art galleries, boutiques, and museums to explore. The cobblestone streets, brightly-colored buildings, and colonial-era architecture make for a beautiful and unique walking experience. The city is also surrounded by beautiful countryside which offers opportunities for hiking and hot springs. San Miguel de Allende is a destination that will delight the senses and leave a lasting impression.
Meeting point: El Jardin Principal
Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Tip only basis
Important: Please remember to check your ticket after booking to ensure you don’t miss any updates from your guide.
Free Walking Tour San Miguel de Allende – Itinerary
Free Walking Tour San Miguel de Allende will take you on a journey through the charming colonial streets of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your tour will start in the main square, El Jardin Principal, where you will learn about the history of the city and its significance as a center of culture and arts. From there, you will visit the Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, a beautiful baroque-style church that is one of the most iconic landmarks of the city.
Next, you will explore the Calle de Allende, a picturesque street lined with colorful colonial buildings, art galleries, and boutiques. Here you will have the opportunity to see the traditional Mexican craftsmanship, such as handmade ceramics, textiles, and metalworks. You will also have a chance to visit the Centro de Estudios de Estudios Superiores de Mexico, an art school with a rich history of famous artists and students.
You will then head to the Templo de San Francisco, a beautiful temple that dates back to the 16th century and offers stunning views of the city from its rooftop terrace. The tour will conclude with a visit to the Casa de Allende, the former home of the city’s founder, Ignacio Allende. This historic home is now a museum that provides a glimpse into the life and times of this important historical figure.