León and Mineral de Pozos: A Road Trip through Guanajuato



Are you looking for an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Mexico? In this blog, we'll give you tips and places to visit by car three magical towns of Guanajuato and the city of León. With MEX Rent A Car, renting a car will be the key to discovering the charms of this region.


León, a Must-Stop 


Your trip begins at the Guanajuato International Airport (IATA: BJX), where you can rent a car at the MEX rental offices. For an average price of $600 pesos per day, you can explore freely, depending on the season and the type of car you choose. 

After picking up your vehicle, head to León, the capital of the State of Guanajuato. This city will captivate you with its rich cultural heritage. Visit Jardín Juárez and the historic downtown to enjoy colonial architecture in a quiet place in the city.


Dolores Hidalgo, a Historic Gem


Continue your tour to Dolores Hidalgo, one of the magical towns most recommended by the Ministry of Tourism. This charming place is famous for being the cradle of the Mexican independence movement. Stroll through the beautiful cobblestone streets.

Admire the beautiful Parish of Dolores. It was in this place that the famous "Grito de Dolores" took place, the event that marked the beginning of the struggle for freedom.


San Luis de la Paz: Architecture and Gastronomy


Then head to San Luis de la Paz, a true culinary treasure. In addition to its exquisite cuisine, this town will captivate you with its quiet atmosphere surrounded by nature. Explore its cobblestone streets and visit the imposing Parish of San Luis Rey, a beautiful example of colonial religious architecture. Don't miss the opportunity to taste the typical dishes of the region in one of the cozy local restaurants.


Mineral de Pozos: A Journey to the Past


Your next stop will be Mineral de Pozos, Guanajuato, a fascinating ghost town that will transport you to another era. This place, declared a magical town, was once a prosperous mining center. Today, its silent streets and abandoned buildings evoke an atmosphere of mystery and nostalgia.

Don't miss the opportunity to visit the former Hacienda of Santa Brígida, an architectural jewel dating from the 18th century. Mineral de Pozos is also known for its vibrant art scene, with galleries and workshops exhibiting works by local and international artists.


Rent a Car with MEX and Enjoy Guanajuato


This road trip through Guanajuato will allow you to immerse yourself in the cultural and natural richness of this region. Renting a car with MEX Rent A Car will provide you with the comfort and flexibility you need to explore at your own pace.

What are you waiting for? Book your car with MEX and get ready for an unforgettable experience. Remember, if you're going to Guanajuato, the car rental is with MEX.


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