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Free walking tour Guanajuato!

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Monica
Registered on August 07, 2022

I was born and raised in Guanajuato. I love the city and enjoy sharing about it. I love traveling too and have lived in different cities in Mexico, as well as in Canada and the US.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Mummies, tunnels, legends, and history come together in the unique world heritage city that is Guanajuato. Join me to discover all that this city has to offer!

Guanajuato might be small, but its unique orography makes it easy to get lost. In this tour, I will help you know your way around and make sure you don't miss any of the sights.

Take a walk with me in the downtown area as we talk about Guanajuato's many particularities and a bit of history.

Some of the things we cover:

  • Teatro Juarez and Jardin Union
  • Subterranea tunnels
  • Plaza de la Paz
  • Universidad de Guanajuato
  • Callejon del Beso (kiss alley)
  • Legends of Guanajuato
  • Hidalgo Market
  • Alhondiga de Granaditas
  • Why are there mummies in Guanajuato?
  • What's with the obsession with Don Quixote?

and much more!

Plus, the best recommendations for things to do in and around Guanajuato, museums, restaurants, and bars!

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  • Meeting point:
    Miguel Hidalgo 17, Zona Centro, 36000...
    Miguel Hidalgo 17, Zona Centro, 36000 Guanajuato, Gto., Mexico
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    The tour meets right below Don Quijote & Sancho's statues, in Plaza Allende. This is the square where Teatro Cervantes is. Spot me with my short hair with pink highlights.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Robin 19 Jan 2024
San Jose

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2024
Monica was very informative, knowledgeable & easy to communicate with. We enjoyed taking a tour with a native of Guanajuato.
Caroline 10 Jan 2024
Sydney

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Travelled alone - Jan 2024
Monica was a very knowledgeable and friendly guide. She shared so much about the history, the legends, culture and food of Guanjuato. She took us to the tunnels and less known alleyways. I was so grateful to hear for all the recommendations and advice on what to do and see in Guanjuato as well as how to get around with the local buses. Once you know the story of Guanjuato it's an even more magical place. This tour is a must for all visitors!
Yulia 12 Dec 2023
Atlanta

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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
Monica was great: knowledgeable and fun. We learnt a lot. She also sent a list after the tour and gave a lot of great information. I was texting her many times and she always answer my text and provided great tips. Thank you Monica! It took me some time to write a review, but I really thankful for your help😊
Nathalie 23 Nov 2023
Montreal

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Monica connait très bien sa ville et son tour est bien organisé et très intéressant. Merci Monica!
Roy 05 Nov 2023
Bellingham

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
This is just what they say it is, a city center walk. It is fairy Valley since .Guanajuato city can be very confusing. Definitely worth your while..
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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