San Miguel de Allende Weddings
The most charming place in Mexico to organize your wedding.
San Miguel de Allende is, without question, one of the best places to organize your destination wedding in Mexico. The city is delightful, enchanting and captivating.
The scenery. Combining nature and historical landmarks, plus the kind-heartedness of the local population are some of the best qualities that attract couples from every corner in the world. Furthermore, this city has plenty of activities that will make the guests to have an amazing weekend.
For instance, during the wedding weekend, one of the most demanded activities are the callejoneadas, little walking tours with gigantic puppets, called Mojigangas, in which all the guests go around San Miguel’s downtown singing, having fun and celebrating with the bride and groom.
The best city in the world, according to Travel + Leisure (2017)
San Miguel de Allende is located at 180 miles from Mexico City and 63 miles away from the international airport in Leon, Guanajuato. Still, its great location is just one of the features among many others that make San Miguel so special. In fact, in 2017, the specialized travel magazine Travel + Leisure named San Miguel de Allende the best city in the world, for the quality in the services that the city offers, its gastronomy, and for the friendliness and kindness of the people.
According to the magazine, the city offers great weather year-round and the possibility to walk around without needing a car. If this is not enough reason to convince you. UNESCO inscribed the city on the World Heritage List in 2008 for its “outstanding universal value” (UNESCO, 2008).
A place in my Heart
I have been covering weddings in San Miguel de Allende for over 10 years. This has allowed me to see how the city has developed in a large degree thanks to the wedding industry and the tourism industry linked to it. The city never stops growing. It always amazes me how much it has to offer to every person that takes the time to visit it. I guess that is one of the reasons this city has a very special place in my heart.
If you are thinking about organizing your wedding in San Miguel, I promise you will not be disappointed.
Below are some of the venues that I personally recommend you to consider for your wedding. These are some of my favorite locations to shoot weddings due to their outstanding architecture and because they do everything possible to make this day perfect for you.
If you want to know more about San Miguel as the location for your wedding or would like me to participate in this special day, do not hesitate to let me know what are your plans and I’ll be happy to guide you.