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Haciendas Route

San Juan del Río

The tour you must do to get to San Juan del Rio is all because of its haciendas. These enormous houses excel for its marvelous architecture and history. You can visit some, but other ones you can only see them from the outside.

You can start with Hacienda Galinda, a unique space of unique beauty, with beautiful patios and gardens. As the story goes, Hernan Cortes gave this hacienda to Malitzin or Doña Marina, and its main activity was breeding and farming. At present it's a beautiful hotel.

You can continue with Hacienda La Llave, a great architectural and historic monument in the country. This property belonged to Don Juan Jaramillo and in 1910 it worked as a school.

San Gil is a beautiful property from the XVI century. In its interior you can see beautiful landscapes and big stone walls, it is surrounded by trees and beautiful gardens

One more is La venta hacienda, built in 1584. This place was given to Baltazar de Salazar by the Viceroy of New Spain.

Finally, you can visit El Cazadero Hacienda a construction by Miguel Peon. Even though it might look abandoned, it has beautiful, big gardens.
The tour you must do to get to San Juan del Rio is all because of its haciendas. These enormous houses excel for its marvelous architecture and history. You can visit some, but other ones you can only see them from the outside.

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You can start with Hacienda Galinda, a unique space of unique beauty, with beautiful patios and gardens. As the story goes, Hernan Cortes gave this hacienda to Malitzin or Doña Marina, and its main activity was breeding and farming. At present it's a beautiful hotel.

You can continue with Hacienda La Llave, a great architectural and historic monument in the country. This property belonged to Don Juan Jaramillo and in 1910 it worked as a school.

San Gil is a beautiful property from the XVI century. In its interior you can see beautiful landscapes and big stone walls, it is surrounded by trees and beautiful gardens

One more is La venta hacienda, built in 1584. This place was given to Baltazar de Salazar by the Viceroy of New Spain.

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