Welcome to Guanajuato State
The rocky highland state of Guanajuato (population 5.5 million) is full of riches of every kind. In colonial times, mineral resources attracted Spanish prospectors to mine for silver, gold, iron, lead, zinc and tin. For two centuries the state produced enormous wealth, extracting up to 40% of the world's silver. Silver barons in Guanajuato city enjoyed opulent lives at the expense of indigenous people who worked the... Read More
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Overnight Horseback Riding Adventure
This is the most complete way to experience the canyon both by day and night. It includes the visit to the ranch, milking and cheese-making, the horseback riding excursion and free time to explore the canyon as in the half-day and full day rides, but also swimming, cattle-herding, roping lessons and night and early morning rides.