Discover San Miguel de Allende through San Miguel Jazz Festival
The city of San Miguel de Allende is in the state of Guanajuato and it is one of the top travel destinations in Mexico.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designated the Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco as a World Heritage Site in 2008. The area of designation includes part of the town San Miguel de Allende and part of the town of Atotonilco, which are about 14 kilometers apart. The World Heritage Site is highlighted by a core zone of 43 hectares in San Miguel de Allende’s well-preserved historic center, filled with buildings from the 17th and 18th centuries. The other part of the World Heritage Site fourteen kilometers north, at the Sanctuary of Atotonilco, which has a core zone of .75 hectares surrounded by a buffer zone of about 4.5 hectares.
San Miguel de Allende has been ranked by magazines such as Travel + Leisure as a prefered place to live and visit.
For more information visit:
Consejo Turístico de San Miguel de Allende
Plaza Principal #8 Centro, CP 37700