Become a craftsman in Metepec
Metepec, State of México
Real de Asientos, Pueblo Mágico (Magic Town) is a simple and old mining village with beautiful architecture and an endless number of stories to tell.
TAKE A TOUR OF THE MINING VILLAGE
Sightsee around its little square and discover the beauty of the viceregal architecture. Ride the Piojito (the “little louse”), the famous Real de Asientos streetcar to enjoy a tour of the history of the village. Visit the mines, or take a walk on its cobbled streets while you admire its old quarry stone buildings.
VISIT THE CHURCH OF BELEN
Make a stop at the Church of Belen and listen to the ringing of its more than three-century-old bell.
SAVOR THE CUISINE
Take a break and enjoy the exquisite cuisine of the town. Try the wedding roast, the huitlacoche gorditas, or enjoy the most traditional dish in the area: the famous Chichimeca rabbit, prepared with a mixture of hot peppers and garlic. Refresh yourself with a glass of delicious prickly pear juice.
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