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Cadereyta de Montes

Querétaro

Among the mountains of Sierra Gorda that run through the territory of Querétaro, you will find the Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town) of Cadereyta de Montes, whose history dates back to seven thousand years ago when it was inhabited by Chichimeca, Pame and Jonace ethnic groups; although it was with the arrival of the Spanish that the town of Cadereyta was officially founded in 1640.

One of its great attractions is the contrasting difference between its vegetation that changes dramatically according to the area you visit. To the south, its climate tends to be semi-desert, ideal for farming wines and making cheeses, while in the north, you will find large forests of conifers and oaks.

The Historical Center de Cadereyta de Montes (Historical Center of Cadereyta de Montes) invites you to walk, this is the best way to admire the old neoclassical mansions, as well as the Palacio Municipal (City Hall), the Plaza de Armas or the red quarry churches with Baroque influences built in the 18th century under the orders of Franciscan monks.

If you want to admire its natural treasures, consequence of the location and climate of the mountains, you should not miss the opportunity to visit some of its botanical gardens or nurseries that house different types of plants, offering a landscape so colorful that it is worth photographing yourself at every corner.

A good time to visit Cadereyta is during the grape harvest season, during the Festival de Vino y Queso (Wine and Cheese Festival), where the best wine companies gather to delight travelers with endless pairings and special selections.

Get to know the different facets of this Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town), where you can also go hiking or adventure tourism, discovering its grottos and archaeological sites in its surroundings.

Take the opportunity to visit Bernal and Tequisquiapan which are located a few kilometers from Cadereyta de Montes.
Among the mountains of Sierra Gorda that run through the territory of Querétaro, you will find the Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town) of Cadereyta de Montes, whose history dates back to seven thousand years ago when it was inhabited by Chichimeca, Pame and Jonace ethnic groups; although it was with the arrival of the Spanish that the town of Cadereyta was officially founded in 1640.

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One of its great attractions is the contrasting difference between its vegetation that changes dramatically according to the area you visit. To the south, its climate tends to be semi-desert, ideal for farming wines and making cheeses, while in the north, you will find large forests of conifers and oaks.

The Historical Center de Cadereyta de Montes (Historical Center of Cadereyta de Montes) invites you to walk, this is the best way to admire the old neoclassical mansions, as well as the Palacio Municipal (City Hall), the Plaza de Armas or the red quarry churches with Baroque influences built in the 18th century under the orders of Franciscan monks.

If you want to admire its natural treasures, consequence of the location and climate of the mountains, you should not miss the opportunity to visit some of its botanical gardens or nurseries that house different types of plants, offering a landscape so colorful that it is worth photographing yourself at every corner.

A good time to visit Cadereyta is during the grape harvest season, during the Festival de Vino y Queso (Wine and Cheese Festival), where the best wine companies gather to delight travelers with endless pairings and special selections.

Get to know the different facets of this Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town), where you can also go hiking or adventure tourism, discovering its grottos and archaeological sites in its surroundings.

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