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My friend and I did NOT want to visit this small town as the reviews just didn't seem that... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Corpus Christi, Texas
Beautiful town

My wife and I had a bike tour through Pozos and we loved it. The surrounding scenery is amazing... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
John F
Lexington, Kentucky
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

My friend and I did NOT want to visit this small town as the reviews just didn't seem that intriguing. The mines were interesting but the town was enchanting. The shops where the dolls are made is a must see and the shops where the...More

4  Thank imoldprof
Reviewed 5 April 2018

My wife and I had a bike tour through Pozos and we loved it. The surrounding scenery is amazing and the air is so clean!

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We very much enjoyed our two day (one night) visit to Pozos. Went on a Wednesday and only about half of the attractions were open (more on weekends, we believe), but liked the solitude and lack of crowds.

1  Thank Danny S
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The desert scenery is really very beautiful in this area and throw in the ruins and history of the five Lords' mines and you have a really interesting place to visit. Great country for photographs. And after you have explored above the ground you can...More

4  Thank Serendipitous02
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Sprinkled over a fairly wide area accessed by some iffy roads (don't go during or after a heavy rain), this entire area is a fascinating microcosm of Mexican history from colonial times (Santa Brigida) to the 1900's. Some of the main sights are only open...More

3  Thank ramonjamon
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

An embarrassing tail of our trip from SMA to Pozos that may help you plan your visit. The Trip From Hell: We chose a taxi from the driver of cab 191 when he gave us a ride back to SMA from the botanical garden on...More

10  Thank Ted M
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stayed in a lovely home we found on VRBO and were very comfortable. The town is small and starting to develop more of an arts community. We loved hiking in the countryside and visiting the sites of old mines. The remains of the stone...More

3  Thank JoniG
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The place could be very cool, but unfortunately we used Cesar Nistal Gonzalez as our guide based on earlier TA reviews. He's a very nice man and a very good driver, but he is a driver, not a guide. We asked him if we'd miss...More

4  Thank suetravel
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Mineral de Pozos as this town is named is located like two hours away from Guanajuato City and hour away from San Miguel de Allende. It was founded in the XVI Century and until the early XX Century its surrounding mines provided important amounts of...More

10  Thank demiansolis
Reviewed 30 September 2015

nice small mexican town.however the attraction is where the mines are located close to town. you can see how they mined a long time to ago. you can pick really cool rocks and other mementos. hardly any tourists .then go into town and have something...More

4  Thank aloysius1028
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11 June 2018|
Response from gzgabriela | Reviewed this property |
¡Hi Michael! There are tour guides in the town, in fact they take you and the cost is not expensive...
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