Top things to do

Church in Jalpan

Mission Church

Constructed by Franciscan monks and their indigenous converts in the 1750s, the original of the five missions in the Sierra Gorda is in the middle of the town of Jalpan. It has an elaborate exterior and is devoted t…
Mexican in Jalpan

El Aguaje del Moro

Famous for its exceptionally spicy enchiladas (though you'll have to request spice – gringos automatically seem to get a fairly tame order unless they insist), this pleasant place has a breezy balcony with views tow…
Mexican in Jalpan

Restaurante Carretas

On the main road, Restaurante Carretas serves up a reasonable Mexican feed; one of the the best of a limited lot.