Location

Located at the center of the country, Querétaro is bordered north by the state of San Luis Potosí, west by the state of Guanajuato, east by the state of Hidalgo, southeast by the Estado de México, and southwest by the state of Michoacán.

QUERÉTARO IS AMAZING

We could give you many reasons why you should visit Querétaro, but the truth is we would never end: Mild year-round weather, welcoming people, delicious gastronomy, historical relevance and beautiful landscapes, are just some of examples.

How to arrive?

Querétaro connects to the rest of the country through a modern and extensive road infrastructure. Federal Highway No. 57 connects the state south with Mexico City and north with San Luis Potosi; No. 55 with Toluca; No. 45 with Guanajuato and Guadalajara; No. 120 with Xilitla, and No. 69 with Río Verde.

INTERCONTINENTAL AIRPORT

The Querétaro International Airport, located 34 kilometers away from Santiago de Querétaro, has direct flights to the main cities of México. In addition, it has flights to Dallas and Houston, Texas to connect Querétaro with the rest of the world. For more information, call (442) 192 5500 or go to the airport website: www.aiq.com.mx

BUS

The city of Santiago de Querétaro, capital of the state, has a bus terminal that has several national and local lines that connect the entire country. Approximate travel times to/from: México City (3 h), Guadalajara (4 h), San Miguel de Allende (1 h), Guanajuato (2 h), San Luis Potosí (2.5 h). T.  (442) 229 0181 and 82.

AUTOMOBILE

Querétaro connects to the rest of the country through a modern and extensive road infrastructure. Federal Highway No. 57 connects the State south with Mexico City and north with San Luis Potosi; No. 55 with Toluca; No. 45 with Guanajuato and Guadalajara; No. 120 with Xilitla, and No. 69 with Río Verde. www.gob.mx/sct

WEATHER

The weather of Querétaro is as varied as its geography. In the central valleys (Santiago de Querétaro, San Juan del Río and its environs) the weather is mild and quite pleasant most of the year. The temperature varies between 16º and 22ºC.
 
In the prairies (Amealco, Huimilpan and south of San Juan del Río), the climate is a little cooler. The temperature fluctuates between 14º and 16ºC.
 
In the semidesert (Cadereyta, Tolimán and Peñamiller) the climate is dry, with temperatures between 18º and 21ºC.
 
In the forests of pine and oak (San Joaquín and Pinal de Amoles), the climate is humid, with an average temperature of 14ºC.
 
In rainforest areas (Jalpan, Landa and Arroyo Seco) the climate is humid. Temperature is almost always above 20°C.

WEATHER TODAY SANTIAGO DE QUERÉTARO

MIN 13º C

MAX 13º C

WINTER

Winter brings unpredictable weather changes. At sunrise, the average temperature is 4°C, but during the day, it can increase as high as 20°C or more. The cold season in Querétaro is between November and February.

SPRING

Spring is one of the most pleasant seasons to visit Querétaro. It comes with the equinox that takes place on March 21st. The climate is temperate without being hot, ideal for a walk in the Historic Center or any outdoor activity.

SUMMER

It is the warmest season in the entire state. In the Historic Center and Metropolitan Zone temperatures can reach 30ºC, in the semi-desert it can go a little higher. In the Sierra Gorda region the temperature oscillates between 22ºC and 25ºC.

AUTUMN

Autumn begins in September, with a cool and mild weather, ideal for visiting museums, galleries and corridors at the Historic Center with your family or companion.

Tourist Attention Office

At the Tourist Office, you will find all the information you need to plan your trip to Querétaro. Get in touch before you come or visit us as soon as you arrive. Collect brochures, maps, guides and ideas you need to travel around the state.

Everything you need for your trip

We are located at Pasteur Norte 4, Centro Histórico. Next to the Casa de la Corregidora, a few steps from Plaza de Armas.

Openning hours are Monday thru Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

If you have any questions or comments, call us at (442) 238 5067 or at 01 800 715 1742. You can also contact us at info@queretaro.travel

SECRETARÍA DE TURISMO DEL ESTADO DE QUERÉTARO

Need information before or during your visit to Querétaro? We are here to help.

CONTACT DATA

Location

Avenida Luis Pasteur 4, Centro, 76000 Santiago de Querétaro, QRO

Contact phones

T. 01800 715 1742

T. (442) 238 5067

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