.Cadereyta is a interesting colonial town
located 217 km to the north of
Mexico City by the federal highways 57D and 120 in the State of Queretaro in Mexico.
The climate is mostly dry, and the average temperature is 16°F. During
winter, it can go down to 12°F. The altitude is 1850 meters above sea level.
Church of San Pedro
and San Pablo,
First built by the
Franciscans in 1725 and finished until 1731
temple, Neo Classic temple built in the 19th
Century. Main accesses adorned with a couple of capitols, the right hand
side,, there are two beautiful columns with a cupola on top.
San Gaspar and Del
famous characteristics of the XIX century
are displayed in the facade, although the temple is ornamented with
original baroque style.
built on top of the Toluquilla hill and surrounded by cliffs, the site has
only one entrance on the north side. Used as a fortress, the place follows
the same natural shape of the MESETA. The materials used to built were
stone and earth; the combination can be seen on the walls and facades.
Among the most representative pieces are the ball game courts, and
Quinta Schmoll, also
known as the
"Casa de los Alemanes"
(the House of the Germans) where you can admire and purchase
a great variety of cetacean
considered to be one of the most important in the Country. Going across
the tunnels underneath the hills and observing the high-pressure water
falls are great reason to visit the place
at El Madroño Community,
Millons of years ago the area that now
comprises Cadereyta, used to be part of the sea. The remains of this
domain can be ssen at the community of El Doctor, Cadereyta.
la Nopalera community, within the Palmar district.
Very small town, ideal for
camping and adventure. The place allows an encountering with nature and
One of the most important
regional fairs takes place in Cadereyta is in September 4-12, particularly
because of the agricultural show, where cattle raisers, mines and artisans
Smoked lamb beef cooked in
underground holes, and pork skin, Chicken sangria is popular too, as well as
the pumpkin and cactus sweets. Vizarron is well known for marble work.
Leatherwork is done throughout the region.
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