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| Ubicada en Villa De Bernal, No En Querétaro, Queretaro City, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a "magic town" located near to Queretaro, there is an awesome experience climb to the top of the Peña, is an incredible view of the city, also there are some trips here that you can make, the food is delicious and people is...More

Thank jcarlosleura
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been in Bernal around 10 times, the first two, were, and still are, the most profound experiences in my life. Why? because I had two extreme adventures there while climbing, so great, that are more than enough two write a book.

Thank Jaime B
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

a Peña de Bernal is a magnificent place where you can find accessories, clothes, shoes, desserts, food and drinks typical of the place. There are many things to do such as: walk up to the rock and enjoy its magnificent view on a guided tour,...More

1  Thank Liz G
Reviewed 21 September 2018

It is said that this is the second largest rock in the world, second only to one in Australia. Believe it or not people in their everyday shoes and clothes (yes that includes women in high heels!!!) a strenous climb but well worth it. Once...More

Thank micc2
Reviewed 16 September 2018

A pueblo magico, worth visiting for a couple of hours. My advice would be to avoid it on the weekend and holidays since it gets real crowded and, unfortunately there is much garbage strewn around.

Thank elyem
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Great hike, fairly steep with some rocky stretches to navigate. Wear decent footwear and a hat, not much shade. Beautiful rock.

1  Thank J M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The history of the people that lived there 2000 years ago was amazing. Take the Ecoturism Los Cuervos ATM train ride up the monolith to see how and where the native people lived.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I was here as a kid my parents brought me and I always told myself I was going to bring my kids to experience this beautiful place. When your done with the pena make sure you take a stroll through the town and see the...More

2  Thank ggjr209
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I have been to the Peña de Bernal plenty of times and every time there something to see or do. You can do some hiking but also you can just walk around. There are very good restaurants in the town and you can also find...More

Thank Saldaman
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I did the climb. It was either kids up. steep and hot but fun. Couldn’t believe how many parents were dragging their kids up. Not sure that’s a good idea.

Thank bktx1
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Kim P
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Response from mfloresv | Reviewed this property |
I went on a Monday and the shops and restaurants are open. About the show, I haven't seen it. But in the state official web page, it says it's only Saturday and Sunday at 8 pm. Sorry it took me so long to answer, I have the... More
Lisa J
29 April 2016|
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Response from CarlaRobles | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lisa! There is actually a new highway from San Miguel de Allende to Queretaro that can reduce travel time up to 50 minutes...from the detour you can enter the road to Peña de Bernal from San Juan del Rio or Tequisquiapan... More
14 July 2015|
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Response from dlssoflo | Reviewed this property |
No idea how to use public transportation. We hired a driver thru our hotel. About 100 pesos from queretaro.