Leon International Airport (Airport Code: BJX) (Town of Silao ) - near Guanajuato The flights out of Leon are less frequent and slightly more expensive than out of Mexico City. American Airlines and Continental Airlines fly in from Dallas and Houston. Mexicana, Taesa, and Aviacsa Airlines fly in from the US West Coast. Delta flies in from Atlanta. The trip from Leon is approx 1.3 hour ride to San Miguel. There is no bus services to San Miguel..
Mexico City International Airport (Airport Code: MEX) United, American, Continental, Delta and many others fly from the USA, Canada, and abroad. It is a 4 hour bus ride to San Miguel. There is no direct bus, but you can transfer in Querátaro and continue on to San Miguel. Please see our Bus Information page for more information.
Toll-free airline offices in Mexico (English often spoken) Aeromexico Airlines 01-800-021-4000 American Airlines 01-800-904-6000 American West 001-800-247-5962 British Air 01-800-006-5700, 01-800-007-8800 Canadian Airlines 001-800-900-2000 Continental Airlines 01-800-900-5000 Delta Airlines 01-800-902-2100 Mexicana Airlines 01-800-502-2000 Northwest Airlines & KLM 01-800-900-0800 SAS Airlines 01-800-900-4200 Taesa Airlines 01-800-904-6300 United Airlines 01-800-003-0700 US Air 01-800-007-8800 Varig Airlines 01-800-904-2500
Mexico's Ministry of Tourism (SECTUR) Toll-free number in the USA for information and brochures: 1-800-44-Mexico
Services: Private rooms Share rooms Excellent location Full kitchen Spanish classes Internet access Tourist info Patio Cable T.V. Lockers Hot water 24 hrs No curfew Money exchange Luggage storage Cheap international calls
Calendar of Holidays, Events and Festivals
* Indicates Legal Holiday
Jan 1 New Year's Day * Jan 6 Three Kings Day Jan 17 St. Anthony's Day: Blessing of Animals in front of Parroquia Jan 21 Birthday of General Allende: Hero of National Independence Jan 24 Departure of Pilgrims for San Juan de los Lagos
Feb 2 Candelaria Day: Sale of seeds and plants in Parque Juarez Feb 5 Constitution Day * Feb 14 Valentine's Day Feb 24 Flag Day Feb 25 Ash Wednesday: Start of Lent
Mar 5 First Friday in March: Indian dances in front of Parroquia Mar 12 Two Sundays before Easter: Image of El Señor de la Columna Mar 15 El Día del Divino Preso (Day of the Divine Prisoner) Mar 17 St. Patrick's Day Mar 18 Friday of Dolores: Day of Altars in the homes, Street fountains are decorated Mar 19 Feast of San José Mar 21 Birthday of Benito Juarez Mar 24 Jueves Santo (Holy Thursday or Maundy Thursday) Mar 25 Viernes Santo (Good Friday) Mar 26 Sábado de Gloria (Holy Saturday) Mar 27 Domingo de Pascua (Easter Sunday)
Apr 4 Beginning of Daylight Saving Time Apr 30 Children's Day
May 1 Labor Day * May 3 Feast of Santa Cruz: Day of masons & builders May 5 Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla May 8 Mother's Day (USA) May 10 Mother's Day (Mexico) May 15 Day of San Isidro: Patron of Rain & Agriculture May 20 Ascension Day May 30 Fiesta at Valle del Maíz
Jun 11 Corpus Christi Day: Procession of Blessed Sacrament Jun 13 Feast of San Antonio: Jun 19 Parade of Locos, Dia de los Locos Jun 26 Anniversary of the Death of General Ignacio Allende
Jul 11 Feast at Atotonilco Jul 16 Feast of the Virgin del Carmen Jul 30 Anniversary of the Death of Father Hidalgo
Aug 1-15 Chamber Music Festival Aug 8 Feast of Santo Domingo
Sep 1 President's State of the Union Address Sep 13 Commemoration of the Death of the Child Heroes Sep 15 Independence Grito, Fireworks and Celebration Sep 16 Independence Day Parade * Sep 25 Sanmiguelada (Running of the Bulls) Sep 29 Feast of San Miguel Archángel (Patron Saint of San Miguel)
Oct 2 Arrival of Indians with Xuchiles, Conchero Dances, Bullfights & Castillos Oct 10 Feast of San Francisco Oct 12 Columbus Day Oct 31 End of Daylight Saving Time
Nov 1 All Saints Day Nov 2 All Souls Day - Day of the Dead Nov 12 Mailman's Day (post offices closed) Nov 20 Anniversary of the Revolution of 1910 * Nov 25 Thanksgiving Day in the U.S. Nov 25-27 International Jazz Festival
Dec 12 Feast of Mexico's Patroness: Virgin of Guadalupe Dec 16-24 Posadas Dec 24 Christmas Eve Dec 25 Christmas Day Dec 31 Traditional midnight suppers & religious services
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