By Joanna Allen at Allen Batista Travel, Inc.
San Miguel de Allende is known around the world for its rich history, vibrant culture, captivating beauty and Spanish colonial architecture. The absence of industrialization and modern development in its core allows visitors to experience the charm and authenticity of a bygone era.
The small city offers a variety of tourist attractions and activities that cater to the interests of every kind of traveler and let them experience the true Mexican culture.
So, let’s explore why San Miguel de Allende is so famous among globetrotters and what are the not-to-miss tourist attractions in the city for your 2024 travel list.
Why Is San Miguel de Allende So Famous As a Destination?
Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2008, the city boasts well-preserved Spanish colonial buildings. The vibrant arts scene, with numerous galleries and festivals, has also contributed to the city’s fame.
Additionally, Condé Nast Traveler has designated the city as the "Best Small City in the World."
Eight Popular San Miguel de Allende Tourist Destinations
To explore the culture and beauty of San Miguel de Allende, it is important to start with every nook and corner of the city and visit the eight famous tourist sites.
Our San Miguel de Allende sightseeing tour will immerse visitors in the heart of San Miguel de Allende and experience the best places, highlights, popular stays, and local cultures.
Popular Dishes To Try In San Miguel de Allende
A trip to San Miguel de Allende would not be complete without savoring the rich flavors of traditional dishes such as enchiladas, chiles en nogada and mole. Street vendors offer tantalizing treats such as Elotes (grilled corn) and Esquites (corn in a cup). Don't miss the chance to taste regional specialties such as Carnitas and Gorditas and wash it all down with a refreshing Agua Fresca or a locally brewed artisanal beer.
Travelers can also try the world’s most fascinating beers that come from this land - Modelo Especial, Indio and Dos Equis. Well, there are more, and visitors must try some with their amigos.
Why Should You Not Miss This San Miguel de Allende Trip?
San Miguel de Allende offers an enchanting blend of history, culture, and artistic flair, that promises its visitors a memorable vacation. Don't miss the chance to be part of this extraordinary adventure. Contact Allen Batista Travel, Inc. today.