A day of walking in Salvatierra | Visit México

A day of walking in Salvatierra

Salvatierra, Guanajuato

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Salvatierra is a place full of architectural treasures. It is located on the Convent Route, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, designated because of the Capuchinas Fortress Convent.


BEGIN YOUR DAY SURROUNDED BY BEAUTY
After visiting the Capuchinas Fortress Convent, continue your journey crossing the old Bridge of Batanes to reach the El Sabinal eco-tourist park, an excellent option for a picnic and rest amidst the wonderful vegetation and imposing landscape.


VISIT THE ANCIENT BUILDINGS IN THE CITY CENTER
Continue your exploration at the city center; admire the Plaza de Armas, the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Light and the Convent of Carmen, one of the oldest and most representative buildings of New Spain.


ENJOY A TYPICAL MEAL
After a morning walk, you may want to grab a bite to eat. Delight yourself with typical delicacies that these ladies prepare for you at the moment in their anafres and comales; savor the large handmade tortillas with the stew of your choice seasoned with a delicious molcajete sauce. Complete your meal with a well-deserved dessert.


SPEND THE AFTERNOON SHOPPING AND VISITING THE HACIENDAS
Continue your tour visiting the local mansions and haciendas. Enjoy the fresh scent of lemon trees in the extensive gardens. Later on, end your evening with some shopping for local crafts such as beautiful tablecloths and embroidered napkins.