Queretaro State is located in central Mexico. The terrain is very mountainous. The State Capital is Santiago de Queretaro and this is located around 257 km northwest of Mexico City. The area has a lot of history connected to it and this includes the fact that the Mexican struggle for Independence started from here. Other important towns and cities, within the State, include San Juan del Rio, Tequisquiapan and Juriquilla. You will find cheap hotels in Queretaro, all can be found here on EasyToBook.com.
Within the State of Queretaro, there are two areas that have been given UNESCO World Heritage Site status. These are the Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda and the Historic Monument Zone of Santiago de Queretaro. When you see the architecture in Santiago de Queretaro, you will soon discover why this status is so well deserved. Whilst in the City, you must visit the Convent of the Holy Cross and the Plaza de Armas, which has some of the most spectacular examples of Baroque styled architecture. Other attractions include the Magica de Posado Museum and the Teatro de la Republica, which is where the Mexican National Anthem was first played. EasyToBook.com will have discount Querétaro hotels.