Querétaro is the ideal destination to combine learning a new language with the pleasure of traveling. It integrates a valuable past with the rhythm and lifestyle of a modern State.
Geographic location: It is located in Mexico’s heartland, only 138 miles northeast of Mexico City.
World Cultural Heritage: UNESCO declared the Historical Downtown of Santiago de Querétaro, the Franciscan Missions of the Sierra Gorda and Tierra Adentro, the Royal inland road as World Heritage. The memory and traditions of the Otomi- Chichimeca people of the semi desert of Querétaro were declared Immaterial Heritage.
World class industry: Querétaro has 20 industrial parks and there are 642 enterprises of foreign capital. High added value sectors are developed here: aeronautic, information technologies, life sciences, automobile, food and beverages. In addition, there are 45 top level universities and 42 research centers.
Infrastructure: It has more than 699,654 sq. ft. (65,000 sq. m.) in space for congresses, fairs and exhibitions.
Tourist attractions: The Historical Downtown, Bernal, the third largest monolith of the world, Tequisquiapan, the route of the wine and cheese, the Sierra Gorda and the Biosphere Reserve, among others.
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A dedicated team of activity organizers will help you get the most out of your spare time in Mexico. The activities program is an essential part of your learning experience and can also be adapted to meet your personal interests and hobbies.