Guanajuato ¡Más cerca de lo que crees!
HORSEBACK RIDING IN SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDESan Miguel de Allende is undoubtedly a city that disconnects you from the routine and a perfect activity to feel that you are taking a trip to another era are a horseback riding in which you can travel through paths and natural spaces that few are dare to discover.
You do not have to travel thousands of kilometers to enjoy a Beer Spa, in Mineral de Pozos there are several options to relax and enjoy a totally different activity with beer, some people seek this experience as an alternative for skin care, others for a relaxation space and many others to discover simply how it feels to enjoy an afternoon submerged in a barrel of beer or in a hot-tub with barley and other select ingredients.
PARISH OF SAN JOSE ITURBIDE
Its construction began in 1866 and was completed in 1875. The neoclassical style of its main façade stands out with a spectacular portico formed by 6 fluted columns in the Ionic style, 6 niches in its lower part and 5 in the upper part. In its main access it conserves a plaque placed in 1921 with the following inscription: “To the liberator San Agustín de Iturbide on the centenary of his triumphal entry into the capital of the Republic.” Two modern clocks can be seen at the upper ends. The temple dedicates its cult to the sculpture of the “Señor del Santo Entierro”, to whom countless miracles are attributed.
In the municipality of Victoria you will find the Arroyo Seco archaeological site, made up of a plain and two small natural elevations of relevant landscape value, where the pictorial sets that give this site its heritage value are located and that distinguish it as one of the concentrations of most important rock carving in the country.
CERRO DE LA BUFAA perfect hill setting for activities such as hiking, rappelling, and exploration and appreciate the landscape from Guanajuato city with a panoramic view at 3100 meters high. This space is located just 15 minutes away from the historic downtown and has several impressive natural spaces. .
If you want to know the history of Guanajuato, just open a bottle of wine, the famous "terroir" which is the sum of the climates, the soil and the variety of grape. The highest concentration of vineyards is between the heritage cities and the magical town of Dolores Hidalgo, in this region you can find more than 15 options of vineyards, from the most boutique ones such as Garambullo and Dos Búhos to impressive wineries in their architecture such as Tres Raíces and Cuna de Tierra.
TRADITIONAL CUISINEThe most beautiful tortillas in the country are proudly from the state of Guanajuato and are prepared in Comonfort: they have engraved with vegetable ink and ceremonial stamps the ancient tradition of taking advantage of corn. Smoke kitchens are the best setting to enjoy the original "Enchiladas Mineras" and all those stews that pamper the heart and remind us of what Mexico tastes like.
Making the dream come true of flying is possible in Celaya, here you have the opportunity to experience a freefall from 2,500 meters high, jumping from an airplane and descending a speed of 200 km / hour. No experience is required, an instructor will be with you during the experience so that you only dedicate yourself to enjoy.
LAS MUSAS (THE MUSES)Since 2002 it has been a protected natural area and is one of the most beautiful landscapes in the State, it has a variety of trees such as Ahuehuetes, Willows, Ash trees and birds such as woodpecker, hummingbirds and fauna such as coyotes and foxes. This unique space is complemented by the Colorado River, with a landscape perfect for walking and relaxing.
Proud to have the Designation of Origin for Tequila in Abasolo, Ciudad Manuel Doblado, Cuerámaro, Huanímaro, Pénjamo and Purísima del Rincón. In the city of Pénjamo you will find the Casa del Tequila Corralejo and the Tequilera Real de Penjamo, here you can learn about the entire artisanal process of this distillate, explanations, tastings, souvenirs, everything you need to remember this experience. In Huanímaro Tequila Huani is an excellent option, they are younger producers but with a high level of quality. This route can be complemented with a visit to the archaeological sites of Peralta or Plazuelas and continue with the Parador Turístico de Pénjamo.
ART AND HISTORY MUSEUMInaugurated in 2008, it is a project created to allow the rescue and dissemination of history by increasing the value of the identity from the State of Guanajuato. It has 3 levels where the are distributed the rooms of regional culture, Mexican sculpture, temporary exhibitions, educational services area, multipurpose room, the Mateo Herrera Auditorium and the Educal bookstore.
BODEGA EL LOBO A winery with one of the most original concepts in the Mexican wine is El Lobo, a company that takes its name from the former Hacienda de San Lorenzo del Lobo, located in the municipality of San Francisco del Rincón, Guanajuato. Its vineyards, located at 1,850 meters above sea level, cover 20 hectares where, among other varieties, are produced: Merlot, Tempranillo, Syrah and Zinfandel and the characteristic that distinguishes this Mexican wine producer is its production process, each harvest of grapes is made by hand.