About Guanajuato

Guanajuato is a city with a very own identity, its history, location, its peculiar geography and the fame and importance of the Cervantino International Festival make Guanajuato a cultural destination you must visit in Bajio.

Guanajuato is an ancient mining city that rises in a gully, from the core of the earth. Intimate and monumental city of history, where the present and the past create harmony, mystery and beauty.

Walking around the streets is a real experience, thanks to the mining industry; its architecture is exuberant, regardless of the fact that the city became a gallery where countless artists and artisans captured their work turning it into a prized treasure. As a result of its beauty and historical tradition, the city was declared Humanity Cultural Heritage by UNESCO.

The famous Cervantino International Festival is a great worldwide know event that has continued for more than thirty years, with the participation of 36 countries representing artistic expressions of great quality in opera, theatre, dance, music and exhibitions, in addition to mimes, minstrels and artists you will see in the streets.