Del Bajío Intl. Airport
Carretera Silao León Km 5.5
Colonia Nuevo México,
Silao, Guanajuato, 36270.
+52 33 4624 2114
Monday to Sunday 5:00 to 24:00
There are many reasons to take a trip to the Bajio region, which is as particular as it is large. This is a geographical area located in the Center-North-West of Mexico, specifically among the states of Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Queretaro and Jalisco. The Bajio is well known for being a historical, economic and cultural region for Mexico’s independence heroic exploits. So, if you want to take a vacation with your family or couple, the best thing you can do to get to enjoy and visit each city is to rent a car in Bajio Guanajuato.
Reasons to enjoy Bajio’s wonders
As a curious and historical fact, the Bajio was a region in which many events took place. These facts began the Mexico’s Independence from Spanish Empire, therefore, in their magical lands there are innumerable of attractive towns and cities that you can know through the car service rental. Thus, if you have asked yourself why it is important to rent a car in Bajio Mexico? Here, there are 5 reasons:
5 Towns you can’t miss if you travel to the Bajio region:
1- Dolores Hidalgo
This is a town considered as the cradle of Mexico’s Independence. Dolores Hidalgo is located in the state of Guanajuato and its name was given in honor of the hero Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, who pronounced the famous “Grito de Dolores” (scream of Dolores) during the early hours of September 16th in 1810. Nevertheless, if you want to visit it, we advocate you to take a tour on places like the Llanito’s Temple, Temple of San Gabriel Arcángel, Mausoleum of José Alfredo Jiménez, Cañada (valley) Paredones and the House of the father of Fatherland, Miguel Hidalgo.
This small town is also located in the Guanajuato State. It belongs to the list of “Bajio’s Magical Towns” that you should visit at least once in your life. Its name comes from the Purépecha language which means “lake of blood”. But, if you want to learn more about culture and folklore, you must visit it on January 4th, because on this date, Yuriria celebrates the great day of the “Lord of the Precious Blood”. Furthermore, you should visit the Yuriria Lake, which is fed by the Moroleón and Uriangato rivers.
Among the best tourist attractions in Bajio is the small town of Bernal, which is known for the famous Bernal’s Rocky ridge, an unmissable place for thousands of tourists every year. Besides, Bernal has another wonder, the third largest monolith in all world. That rock is very large and it’s composed in one single element carved by the natives. Also, you must visit the famous Sanctuary of the Souls and the Bernal Castle of the 17th century.
4- Jalpan de Serra
This is another small town that belongs to Queretaro State. It has more than 25 thousand inhabitants and it is known for several tourist attractions such as the two Franciscan missions (both built by Fray Junipero Serra), the Historical Museum of Sierra Gorda and the Tancama archaeological zone, which is very important for studying the Huasteca native culture.
5- San José de Gracia
This belongs to the top 10 of Bajio’s Magical Towns and it is located in Aguascalientes State. Here you will find the famous Broken Christ of the Island, which is part of the five largest statues in Mexico. Otherwise, if you prefer to taste the delicious gastronomy of San José de Gracia, you should eat the pacholas and the membrillate.
How to rent a car in Bajio Guanajuato?
You just need to enter our website using a computer or Smartphone, for completing a form with the following data: arrival town, kind of vehicle, delivery and return days of the car and personal information to book.
What does it take to rent a car in Bajio?
- Be of legal age.
- Valid driving license (for foreigners international driving license).
- Identification or passport.
- Credit card.
- Grant a deposit that will be refunded with the car’s returning.
Finally, you only have to enjoy and visit all its wonders renting a car in Bajio Guanajuato, because it’s the most safety, comfortable and economical way for you.
Car Categories for Rental at Bajio Airport
Chevrolet Onix or Similar
Compact - Automatic
Kia Rio or Similar
Economy - Automatic
Nissan Sentra or Similar
Fullsize - Automatic
Nissan Versa or Similar
Nissan March or Similar
Mini - Automatic
Kia Forte or Similar
Standard Size - Automatic
Vehicle to be determined at pick-up
Nissan Kicks or Similar
Compact SUV - Automatic
Nissan X-Trail or Similar
Standard Size SUV - Automatic
Toyota Hiace or Similar
Fullsize Van - Manual
Kia Sedona or Similar
Midsize Van - Automatic