5 things you need to know before visiting Aguascalientes

Shopping in Aguascalientes

Shopping in Aguascalientes ©Odin Fotografía (aka dskciado)/Flick

The best time to visit Aguascalientes is when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20 °C and 30 °C) during the months of April, May, June, July, August and September. Other great months to visit Aguascalientes are January, February, March, October, November and December, when average temperatures are a little cooler but still pleasant, between 10 °C and 20 °C.

In the following we present you 5 things you need to know before visiting Aguascalientes including accommodation, transport, shopping, some prices and what you need to pack.

 

Things you should you pack

From your baggage should not miss the clothes appropriate to the season in Aguascalientes. For that you should aproximately know the main seasons in the area, but it is also advicebale to chech the weather in Aguascalientes before you are going. Don’t forget the camera and your required medication (if needed). Regarding luggage weight depends on the limitation imposed by the flight operator you have chosen.

Natural surrounding of Aguascalientes

Natural surrounding of Aguascalientes ©slettvet/Flick

Transport in Aguascalientes

Because Aguascalientes is very accessible by car, renting is the best option to see all the historical sites and architecture that Aguascalientes and surrounding areas have to offer.

Taxis are also a smart choice for visiting the city of Aguascalientes. You can call a taxi to the hotel, although those taken on the street are usually much cheaper. If you speak Spanish that is an advantage when negotiating a price with the taxi driver.

Accommodation facilities in Aguascalientes

In Aguascalientes, you can choose between a large variety of accommodation options. WE mention some hotels including La Cabana, with double rooms available at $110-120/night, El Santuario, with double rooms available at $99/night, Presidente, with double rooms available at $99/night, Wasi Rupa, with double rooms available at $109/night, Gringo Bill, with double rooms available at $75/night and Wiracocha with double rooms available at $60/night.

Hotel in Aguascalientes

Hotel in Aguascalientes ©M. le Chat/Flick

Prices in Aguascalientes

To give you an idea of ​​the money that you spend in Aguascalientes, we give you some prices. If you eat in the restaurant, a cheap meal can cost about 50.00 MXN, a meal for two which includes three dishes, can cost about 240.00 MXN. Regarding local transportation, a ticket costs 6.00 MXN, the gas (1 liter) is 10.86 MXN. The starting price for taxi is 2.50 MXN.

Shopping in Aguascalientes

The city of Aguascalientes is famous for its impressive number of malls. During a visit to Aguascalientes tourist destination, you will find many places where you can buy a souvenir that will always remember this vacation.

Among the items you can buy from Aguascalientes include objects made ​​of glass and decorated with intricate colonial engraved pottery, handmade fabrics, regional sweets and exclusive wines.

Shopping in Aguascalientes

Shopping in Aguascalientes ©Odin Fotografía (aka dskciado)/Flick

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