First Time in San Miguel de Allende? Discover the Magic with Our Day 1 Itinerary ✨

If you’re visiting the enchanting city of San Miguel de Allende for the first time, get ready for a day filled with cultural immersion, delicious cuisine, and unforgettable experiences.

Here’s your ultimate guide to a perfect first day in this magical city!

1 – Morning Vibes at Ki’bok Coffee ☀️

Ki’bok Coffee

Ki’bok Coffee, San Miguel de Allende

Start your day on a delightful note by kicking off your morning at Ki’bok Coffee (map it), a local favorite known for its excellent brews and delicious breakfast options. Grab a cup of coffee and fuel up for the exciting day that lies ahead!

Insider tip:  When you get to Ki’bok, go straight to the top and grab a table on the rooftop. The cappuccino and the Flat White are highly recommended! @kibokcoffeesma

2 – Cultural Walking Tour 🚶‍♀️

Cultural Walking Tour

Cultural Walking Tour, San Miguel de Allende

Immerse yourself in the rich history of San Miguel de Allende with a captivating cultural walking tour led by a local historian. Explore the charming streets and iconic landmarks, gaining insights into the city’s past. You’ll get the lay of the land, plus you’ll get some insider tips and fun facts about the city!

Reservations:  Message us on WhatsApp or contact us here to set up a cultural tour for you and your group. Click here to learn more about the San Miguel tour.

3 – Lunch with a View at La Posadita 🍽️

La Posadita

La Posadita, San Miguel de Allende

After your morning exploration, head to La Posadita (map it) for an authentic Mexican meal nestled in the heart of Jardin. Indulge in local cuisine while enjoying breathtaking views, all beneath the iconic Parroquia. It’s the perfect midday treat!

Insider tip:  When you arrive at La Posadita, request the table on the rooftop on the back patio. It has the most incredbile panoramic views! A perfect lunchtime scene for you and your group. @la.posadita.sma

4 – Shopping at Mercado Ignacio Ramírez 🛍️

Mercado Ignacio Ramírez

Mercado Ignacio Ramírez, San Miguel de Allende

Explore the vibrant Mercado Ignacio Ramírez, where a symphony of colors and aromas awaits. From fresh produce to local treats and unique crafts, this market is a haven for those eager to experience the vibrant culture of San Miguel de Allende.

Insider tip:  This is a great place to pick up gifts and souvenirs for your loved ones. Be prepared with cash (pesos), as most vendors only accept or prefer cash. Some vendors will accept credit card, with a 5% additional fee. 🍍🎁

5 – Sunset Dinner in the Jardin 🌆

Rooftop dining

Rooftop Dining, San Miguel de Allende

As the sun sets, treat yourself to a delightful dinner in the Jardin, situated just beneath the Parroquia. There are a ton of amazing restaurants in this town, but for the first day, we suggest dining under the stars with a sunset view of the iconic Parroquia. This is the perfect ending to a magical day and will give you and your group an unforgettable dining experience. 🍷🌙

Restaurant Recommendations

Our suggestions for night 1 include:

Reservations:  For help setting up a reservation for you and your group, message us on WhatsApp or contact us here.

Stay Tuned for More Adventures

Day 1 in San Miguel de Allende is just the beginning of an extraordinary journey. Stay tuned for more adventures and discoveries in this captivating city! 🇲🇽❤️

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