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The city's crowded center plaza is located at the heart of the historic district.
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice place to sit and watch the people. Located in the center of town with many shops and eateries within a block or two.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank GPSMike
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is just fun to hang out and watch San Miguel de Allende walk by. Watch the weddings at the Parroqia. Every once in awhile a parade will go by!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank panamlasvegas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome. Beautiful. Friendly people and amazing home we stayed in through VRBO. Great shopping and just a beautiful place. Not there long enough. 4 days is not enough!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Stay683004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Jardin is located in the center of the SMA and a great place to sit and admire all of the beauty the city has to offer.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank vicki r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When visiting SMA take some time to hang out in El Jardin. This is the center of everything in the evening there are mariachi bands, street food and lots of families just enjoying the beautiful space.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Irwin N
Reviewed September 13, 2019

El Jardin is busy any time of day. People go there just to sit and people watch, also a great meeting place and very lively in the evenings. Right now in September they are celebrating Independence Day, so El Jardin is the center for all...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed September 1, 2019

Close to the main church this surprisingly small square in the old part of the town is a gathering place for local people but also a must do spot for visitors. Max the in house guide from the ranch where we were staying told us...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

There are street performers and there’s always something going on at el Jardin. Lots of good ice cream and churro storesto pick nearby.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 494indranis
Reviewed August 1, 2019

El Jardin is the heart of this city. Every evening, adults, children, grandparents and dogs are in the square. The children are bouncing their pencil shaped balloons that are taller than they are or are pulling the balloon toys on wheels. On the weekends the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank dawnmT5206SI
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

This is the place to chill when you explore downtown San Miguel. Cool, shaded and surrounded by some of the most historically interesting edifices in town.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Brian R
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Response from Panamajoe2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there must be as I talked to someone on a rental bike yesterday at the Mirador. Just google bicycle rentals.
January 31, 2017|
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Today the sweet lady said 100 pesos. Thank you.
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Response from Sandandsun29 | Reviewed this property |
It is totally doable . The cobblestone streets and sidewalks are narrow but accessible