Visit the beautiful paradise of Amealco de Bonfil in Querétaro

Traditions and culture alive in a beautiful landscape.

The word Amealco comes from Nahuatl and means “In the Springs”, as far as Bonfil is concerned, it was added to the name of the town as a tribute to Alfredo Vladimir Bonfil, a peasant leader who became Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock.

During pre-Hispanic times, this territory was mostly forested and was populated by Otomi, who still inhabit it and have been able to preserve their ancestral customs and traditions, since they can still be seen with their typical costumes and their crafts have been preserved through the passage of time. weather.

It is a real pleasure to walk through the cobbled streets and observe its old houses with beautiful details of pink quarries, beautiful arches, mud roofs and colorful flowers that give a provincial and calm atmosphere.

In its surroundings you can discover beautiful countryside landscapes, lagoons and pine and oak forests.

activities and places

• House of Doni Crafts
• Main square
• City Hall
• Parish of Santa María Amealco
• House of Culture
• Chapel of Chalma
• Religious buildings
• Natural Attractions
• Enjoy nature
• Enjoy beautiful cabins