Discover the Magical Town of Bernal | Visit México

Discover the Magical Town of Bernal

Querétaro, Querétaro

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This mining town and UNESCO World Heritage site. It is one of the most energetic places in the world due to the ten million year old, eleven hundred foot high monolith known as the Peña of Bernal.

WALK THE COBBLESTONE STREETS
Enjoy the quiet and colorful village where time seems to have stopped. Visit the royal houses, San Sebastián Parish, Las Ánimas Temple and the open-air theater where local actors put on their own creations, contemporary works and classic librettos.

LEARN ABOUT ITS MINING HERITAGE STORES
Discover the small shops that sell local crafts. Explore amber, amethyst, jade, quartz or other gems that pique your fancy.

TRY THE TRADITIONAL DISHES
Try the quesadillas and gorditas made on a clay hotplate. You will also find various traditional sweets made with various regional fruits, such as quince and peanuts.