Alameda is a prominent attraction in Monterrey, a walkable area known for being business-friendly. There are ample options for restaurants and bars here. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the mountains and parks. Hotels near Alameda provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Monterrey area.
More to see near Alameda
After a visit to Alameda, you can explore other sights in Monterrey. You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor.
Alameda, Fundidora Park, or Parque Ecologico Chipinque are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Plaza Mexico, Barrio Antiguo, and Plaza Fiesta San Agustin. Arena Monterrey, Galerias Valle Oriente, and Estadio Tecnologico are other spots for some local fun.
Browse the collections at Museo Metropolitano de la Ciudad de Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, or Pinacoteca de Nuevo Leon. The local culture at Museo de la Casa de los Titeres, Museo de Historia Mexicana, and Convex Exposition Center might be just what you're looking for. Faro de Comercio, Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno, and Metropolitan Cathedral of Our Lady of Monterrey are significant monuments. Macroplaza, Plaza Zaragoza, and Capilla de los Dulces Nombres are a few landmarks that can't be missed.
Bring the family to KidZania Monterrey, Parque Espana, and Parque Plaza Sesamo. Some of the area's most popular sights are Explanada de los Heroes, Museo del Obispado, and Estadio Universitario. You can also check out Casino Monterrey, Iglesia Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, and Antiguo Palacio Federal.
Getting to Alameda
Arrive at the Monterrey, Nuevo Leon (MTY-General Mariano Escobedo Intl.) airport, and then travel 14.6 miles (23.5 km) to Monterrey to see Alameda. The next closest airport is Saltillo, Coahuila (SLW-Plan de Guadalupe Intl.), 39.3 miles (63.2 km) away. If your plans include public transit, the closest metro stations are Padre Mier Station, General I. Zaragoza Station, and Fundadores Station.