The city of Guanajuato is famous for his tourist attractions, including colonial style constructions, which is reflected in his buildings and architectural beauty.

Considered the main tourist center of the region, named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, it's one of the main colonial jewels in Mexico, so it has been awarded numerous titles in his history, such as:

  • Capital Cervantina de América
  • Capital Mundial del Patrimonio Cultural
  • Cuna Iberomaericana del Quijote
  • Ciudad Luz

including venue of the most important art event in Latin America, the International Cervantes Festival, which is celebrated every year in October.


The city has important art, cultural and historical museums, as is the famous Alhóndiga, where was fought the first battle in the struggle for independence from Mexico.

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