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Alley of the Kiss (Callejon del Beso)

Guanajuato, Mexico
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Fictional Story and Lines

The street is pretty, up a steep hill with balconies filled with flowers that almost toucl That... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Typical narrow Guanajuato street

It's a very narrow street, with mostly stairs, very steep. Beautiful balconies with flowers. Must... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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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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Reviewed yesterday

The street is pretty, up a steep hill with balconies filled with flowers that almost toucl That is it if what you see in the picture is what you see in person. We had hired a private guide for a walking tour of the City...More

Thank joanz359
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's a very narrow street, with mostly stairs, very steep. Beautiful balconies with flowers. Must visit in Guanajuato.

Thank ArtandStaff
Reviewed 1 week ago

So the story of the alley is entirely fictional. All this is is an alley where two balconies got built so close to each other that you could kiss across them. Someone spotted a tourism opportunity and the Callejon del Beso was born. If you...More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended a musical street concert where the band takes the audience in a tour in the allies telling the story behind each one. It was really interesting when they took us to this alley and performed a role play to tell its story. They...More

Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really romantic story is behind this alley. It’s a must go and take a picture there with your loved one.

Thank Angela I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice alley .but lets just be honest .the are thousands on nice alleys in Guanajuato. the is a guide in front of the alley that can take you photos .He doesn't ask for money but usually the tip him.Be aware that if you go up...More

Thank lidag29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

follow the crowds of tourists. if you're lucky , you won't have to wait behind the dozens of other tourists and school kids. otherwise, really nothing special

Thank kbr88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The richest woman in Guanajuato!!!nice fairytale and a great business also!!!fake fake fake!!only the guy in the entrance was a reason to give the money..if you are speaking Spanish.

Thank George P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So you begin walking among a lot of people following a traditional Spanish band.. singing, dancing and if you want... drinking (it is not J walking in Guanajuato) through narrow alleys, a clasic in this colonial attraction known as the City of Silver... Guanajuato

Thank Danny Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun to explore with background Romeo and Juliet style stories May be more fun to go here with a partner or loved one. They say if you kiss in the alley way you will have 7 years of happiness together ;)

Thank Faeza K
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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