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“old church”(3 reviews)
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A touristy town with cobbled streets and colonial buildings.
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Carretera Federal No. 85 | 36 Km. al sureste de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
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+52 81 2285 4330
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Santiago is full of colors and life. There’s not much to see as it is a small town, but what’s there to see is enough. You can visit the church, el mirador, see the stores and markets they have, walk its streets, eat delicious ice...More

Thank Lore G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

its a little town just outside monterrey city, got this beautiful little houses with rock paths, you can enjoy a lake, a watterfall, rivers and beautiful landscapes ,, you have to try diversity of gastronomy its just wonderful

Thank irmaala79
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Good, more unique stalls for arts, crafts & foods. the church is beautiful. More colonial spanish feels. It is small, so, wouldn't recommend more than a few hours/half a day here. The italian restaurant was great! I'm unsure of the name, but it opposite the...More

Thank _tone_ay
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Santiago is an old town with character. There is an old church that really gives the town personality. Little museums are free and interesting and there is a great view of the dam.

Thank lathra628
Reviewed 31 May 2018

My girlfriend and I took a bus there from the center all bus station I’m Monterrey. It took us about 1 hour to get there. The ride went fast because of all the mountain scenery along the way. We got off the bus on the...More

Thank Ran V
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This place is small but pretty have a lot good restaurants around and the ice creams is the best is nice place to take pictures and learn more about history, I have good time .

Thank yomar6
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a really nice place to visit. It is a magic town (pueblo mágico), conveniently located about 30 minutes away from Monterrey. The old town square area has a church, a plaza/park to walk and a few restaurantes ranging from Mexican to Italian. There...More

Thank JesusFK
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Very beautiful!! great place to take pictures and admire the architecture of the church and the wonderful town. Delicious restaurant to have lunch or dinner... love it

Thank Chivi13
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice and calm, lots of restaurants and drinks. Some weekends expositions and shows take place here. Very good place to explore near Monterrey.

Thank othonmt
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Nice town to visit. Be sure to eat at Las Palomas, and walk around the center square. The Cola de Caballo waterfall is 25 mins from there by car.

Thank fcz5
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We found a small house to rent in Villa. Thank you.
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