.San Juan del Rio is situated
in the State of Queretaro 168 km from
City via federal
57D in Mexico.
San Juan del Rio is the second most important city in the State of Queretaro
and it is famous for its pleasant climate and its thermal waters. This quiet
provincial city with strongly rooted habits, is an important industrial
Its main charm, however, is the kindness of its people. Its
great service infrastructure consists of different hotels and restaurants,
some of which are old Haciendas and big old houses which
give a very
special look to the place.
You shall not miss the city tour by
trolley, a guided visit through the main sites, monuments, legends
and most important issues of the city. There's no doubt that the tour in a
Panoramic trolley will be a greater experience, traveling through the city
in a lovely two story trolley.
In San Juan del Rio the
most popular spas are Santa Monica, Venecia and Agua Rica.
attractions in San Juan del Rio are:
of rubblework built in 1847 over the San Juan River
Parish (XVIII century).
Built with pink quarry stone
The beautiful Colonial-Style
Church of Santo Domingo
The Museum of the Santa Veracruz
or "Museo de la Muerte".
Priceless jewels, paintings and archaeological pieces of this region are
Hacienda de la Llave.
Situated in the outskirts of the town.
It has a Neoclassic facade, towers and balustrades; according with the local legend, this
Hacienda was one of the presents that Hernan Cortes gave to his girlfriend La Malinche
The artisans in San Juan
del Rio make wicker and cane objects, jewelry and
celebrations in San Juan del Rio:
Feast of San Juan that
takes place in June, with agricultural, industrial, handicraft and
gastronomy exhibitions as well as popular festivals.
National Holidays on
September 15th & 16th.
Queretaro State •
Municipality & City |
Arroyo Seco Town
Colon Municipality |
Corregidora Municipality |
Municipality & Town
Huimilpan Municipality &
Jalpan de Serra City
Landa de Matamoros
Peña de Bernal |
Municipality & Town
Peñamiller Municipality |
Pinal de Amoles Municipality
San Joaquin Municipality & Town
San Juan del Rio City | Santa Maria de los Cocos Town |
Santiago de Queretaro
۞ Capital City
Tequisquiapan Town |
Toliman Town |
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