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Alley of the Kiss (Callejon del Beso)

Guanajuato, Mexico
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Save your time, avoid the hustle, and visit the myriad of other callejons

This alleyway is quaint, but is certainly not unusual in the historical centre of Guanajuato. If... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Quakeup
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Victoria, Canada
Romantic

Of course we HAD to kiss on the third step!!! Interesting, heart touching legend. This was just a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
linward
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oregon
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This picturesque alley is so named because it is narrow enough for two lovers to kiss from opposite sides of the street.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This alleyway is quaint, but is certainly not unusual in the historical centre of Guanajuato. If you visit to satisfy your curiosity and kiss your sweetheart on the third step, just be aware that there will likely be unsolicited advice coming from tourist guides gathered...More

Thank Quakeup
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of course we HAD to kiss on the third step!!! Interesting, heart touching legend. This was just a fun thing to do. The callejon (alley) is quite picturesque as well - good photo op!

Thank linward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is good for a photograph, there is a short wait and it is a very well known attraction of Guanajuato. Personally, I think there are more important things to see in the area so if you need to prioritize then check out somewhere...More

Thank Happyfish30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cool thing to do for couples. There will always be a line, so don't come expecting to just snap a picture and leave. You will most certainly have to wait at least 5-10 minutes, but why not? There are usually guys there...More

Thank evasutherland
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you're in the area - take a peek, but don't go out of your way. A great big yawn! The area around it is full of tourist traps, and the alley itself.... well, there are other more interesting things to see in GTO

Thank SFworldtraveller
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I went with some friends and is very accessible it's cost you only 40 Mexican pesos to get in the top for kiss your couple The history is really dramatic and talk about real love If you didn't visit here, you didn't went to guanajuato

Thank ninfa s
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had extra time before heading to the airport so we walked here just because. If my feet were tired or it was hot or raining I wouldn't bother. There are plenty of equally scenic/interesting alleys to explore.

1  Thank flowergirl5593
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A really stretch ally in the center of the city, nice story about the ally, some shops around. Easy to arrive by yourself.

Thank Raul C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This is close to the Mercado Hidalgo but not nearly as fun. Honestly, I didn't even realize I was there until I noticed the group of people snapping pics of this dark and narrow alley. I don't know how to say Meh in Spanish.

1  Thank valvbap
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Awesome street, great story and you can get awesome souvenirs for a great deal! You can find anything there from ashtrays to shirts, bags,mugs and these cute flower crowns they make and you won't beat the value.

Thank Jjmoney80
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Ricardo R | Reviewed this property |
Nothing much wait in line for your turn to do the little package or head straight in, Into the shop to the right of the alleyway. There is a staircase to the left. Go up, to leave they will advise to take another staircase... More
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