From Mexico City: San Miguel de Allende & Queretaro Private Tour

OVERVIEW
During this private 12h tour you will get acquainted with the rich historical & cultural heritage of 2 beautiful UNESCO-listed cities: San Miguel de Allende & Queretaro. With its marvelous colonial architecture, old cobblestone streets and international spirit, San Miguel de Allende is considered to be one of Mexico's biggest attractions. Queretaro, in its turn, is recognizable for its impressive historic center lined with charming pedestrian streets, gorgeous plazas & colonial churches.

WHY GO WITH US
The time of the tour is spent purely on sightseeing: no visits to souvenir shops & restaurants (unless you ask).
An ideal choice for small groups: the price of the tour is fixed & varies just slightly depending on the size of the group.
We are flexible: departure time & itinerary can be adjusted while the duration of the tour can be always extended for an extra fee.

per adult from

$228

NZD

Duration

14 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Transportation: private vehicle
    • Service of a private guide
    • Non-alcoholic drinks & snacks
    • Entry/Admission - Hill of the Bells
    What's excluded :
    • Travel insurance, meals, tips
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast

    In the morning, get picked up by our guide from your accommodation in Mexico City and head to San Miguel de Allende. During a 3h picturesque drive, you will be able to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding landscapes that will change from mountainous to semi-desertic. Upon arrival to San Miguel de Allende, we will take a walking tour to explore the town’s colonial streets, see its numerous art & crafts workshops and visit the impressive neo-Gothic cathedral of San Miguel Arcángel. Also, we will be able to visit San Miguel de Allende's artisan crafts market where you can get unique regional souvenirs and sample traditional snacks & candies.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Hill of the Bells, Avenida Tecnologico, Esq. Hidalgo, Queretaro City Mexico

    Guided visit to Cerro de las Campanas (Hill of the Bells) that has great historical importance because it was the scene of the struggle between the Republic and the Empire. Austrian Archduke Maximilian of Hapsburg, Emperor of Mexico appointed by the Conservatives, was shot here by the General Miguel Miramon and Tomas Mejia. This began the period known as the Restoration of the Republic.
    Now the mountain has become a beautiful National Park which has extensive green areas, playgrounds, an artificial lake, a theater and a small museum called The Magic of the Past.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Historic Center of Santiago de Queretaro, Queretaro City 76000 Mexico

    Walking tour around its UNESCO-listed historic center of Queretaro. During the tour, we will see a number of lovely colonial buildings dating back to the 16th century with charming details and colorful tiles and will be surprised by glimpses of their elegant courtyards. Part of the experience includes discovering Queretaro's rich gastronomical culture and the possibility to try some of the region's most famous delicacies - chivo tapeado, huaraches and fruity tamales with flavors ranging from strawberry to guava. After a full day of discoveries, we will return to our vehicle where you can relax on the way back to your accommodation in Mexico City.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: El Acueducto De Queretaro, Queretaro City Mexico

    Photo stop at the symbol & pride of the City of Querétaro from the 18th century. This aqueduct is considered the most important urban work for the city that was erected to supply the city with water.

    Duration: 5 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    POST-COVID HEALTH & SAFETYUnderstanding continuously present risks associated with COVID-19 pandemics and willing to keep both travelers & our team healthy, Vibe Adventures introduced internal health & safety guidelines that are enforced on all our tours until such measures are lifted by authorities of each destination and/or pandemic situation gets completely resolved worldwide. Those guidelines are based on official recommendations & protocols from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and among others include the following measures:Education & Training:● regular training & education of the staff (Tour Leaders, drivers, crew) and suppliers (accommodations, restaurants, experience providers, etc.) on the importance of COVID-related health & safety measures;● promotion of the importance of hand hygiene & other COVID-related health & safety measures to travelers through signage, oral instructions, and online materials;● contracting only suppliers that responsibly implement COVID-related health & safety protocols recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) and local authorities.Hand Hygiene:● mandatory application of antibacterial gel (70% alcohol) by everyone entering the vehicle that is used for transportation during the tour;● implementing a mandatory hand-hygiene policy that requires regularly scheduled use of hand sanitizer and washing hands with soap by the staff during the tour, especially after touching objects in public areas (e.g. handrails, doors, money, mobile phones, etc.).Masks:● mandatory use of face masks or other protecting items (e.g. scarfs, kerchiefs or bandanas) covering nose, chin & mouth by both travelers & staff in all public areas (especially in confined environments such as public transport, shops, markets, museums, lobbies of hotels etc.);● the use of the mask is not mandatory in private areas (e.g. hotel rooms) and while having meals & drinks.Sanitation:● mandatory daily sanitation of the vehicles used for transportation of travelers by the staff especially of handles, doors, seats, and other frequently-touched surfaces;● use of cleaning and disinfecting products that are approved by local & international health authorities;● regular audit of our suppliers on their cleanliness & sanitation protocols.Physical distancing:● mandatory social distance of at least 1.5 m (~5 feet) by both travelers & staff throughout the tour.Please remember: only mutual assistance & support can put an end to this borderless pandemic and help us protect the health of ourselves, our families & colleagues. Thanks in advance for your understanding & cooperation.BOOKING & CONFIRMATIONYou will get a confirmation email once you finish your booking. From this moment your tour is confirmed: just show up agreed time & location (we might contact you for extra info if needed). Please be able to present your booking confirmation or voucher (can be in the electronic version in your phone) to your tour guide upon his/her request.DEPARTURE TIMEThe default departure times for this tour are 6 am & 7 am but those can be also adjusted per your request. Our guide will meet/pick you up at the requested time & might need to contact you by phone, so please kindly provide a valid phone number during your booking.DEPARTURE POINTComplimentary pick-up & drop-off are included: please indicate the exact time & location for your pick-up during your booking (e.g. in the "Special Requirements" field). If you cannot find this field, just reply to the booking confirmation that you get to your email with your pickup details, message us on the platform, or call the number indicated on your booking confirmation at least 24h before the tour. We can pick you up from hotels & apartments situated in the following parts of Mexico City: Downtown, Reforma, Polanco, Condesa, Roma, Centro Historico; other more remote locations might involve an extra fee.TOUR DURATION & CUSTOMIZATIONThe standard duration of the tour, as advertised in its description, is calculated from the moment of pickup till drop-off. At the same time, the tour is customizable which means the time you spend in each destination can be adjusted to your needs. E.g. if you wanna visit a place that is not part of the default itinerary (attraction/restaurant/market, etc.), you can do it on a complimentary basis if this visit (1) still fits the default duration of the tour & (2) doesn't involve a major change of the route. If both conditions are met, we can shorten the stay at a particular location included in the program of the tour so that you have time to visit the place you are interested in. Other changes such as extending the duration of the tour, changing the route & adding extra participants, should be communicated to the Company at least 48 hours before the tour and will involve an extra fee.WHAT TO TAKE WITH YOUComfortable clothes & shoes; hat/cap, sunglasses & sunscreen; travel insurance; good mood & curiosity. NOTESThe type of the vehicle depends on the size of your group & may include car, 7-seater, minivan.This is a private tour: only your group will participate.The price of the tour/person depends on the size of your group.TERMS & CONDITIONSBy booking this activity ("Tour") with the tour organizer ("Company"), you ("Customer") accept to: - comply with all laws & regulations of the country (countries) where the Tour takes place;- follow the instructions of the Company & its representatives;- take all measures to procure your own safety on the Tour including, but not limited to, use of safety devices (including seat-belts, harnesses, & helmets), obeying posted signs & oral or written warnings from the Company's representatives regarding health & safety;- provide information about pre-existing medical conditions that may affect your ability to participate in the Tour or have a negative impact on the experience of others in the Tour;- have travel insurance covering personal injury & emergency medical expenses valid for the whole duration of the Tour; - waive responsibility of the Company & its representatives for any personal health & property damage that may occur during the Tour;- allow the Company to use any media content created by its representatives during the Tour for marketing-related purposes.
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    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Based on official recommendations & protocols from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), Vibe Adventures introduced internal health & safety guidelines that are enforced on all our tours until such measures are lifted by authorities of each destination.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

13

Organised by Vibe Adventures

Activity ID: V-137460P27

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