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Guests in this area of Nuevo Leon share space with approximately 1,100,000 residents.
The national capital, Mexico City, is situated 440 miles south of Monterrey, while Escobedo lies 10 miles to the north.
If you're here with children, you'll have to plan a visit to some of the area's excellent family-friendly attractions. Spend a day or two exploring local favorites like KidZania Monterrey and Parque Plaza Sesamo. Bosque Magico is also not to be missed.
You'll find a diverse range of native and exotic animals staring back out towards you as you explore the Parque Zoologico La Pastora and the Bioparque Estrella.
Whether you want to try out your poker face or just enjoy the exciting atmosphere, you'll find what you're looking for at the Casino Monterrey, the Casino Jubilee and the Foliatti Casino.
When the weather is fine, pack some lunch and find a shady nook at one of the area's scenic urban parks, such as Macroplaza and Fundidora Park. Alameda and Parque Espana are two more nice places to while away a lazy day and finally read that neglected book of yours.
Watch on as the water drops off the edge of Cascada Cola de Caballo into the misty pool below. Cascada del Chipitin is also much-loved for its wild vistas.
Presa La Boca is a lovely place to spot wildlife and skim some stones across the water.
Need to escape the stresses of city life? Head on over to Grutas de Garcia and Parque Ecologico Chipinque. Canon de la Huasteca and Parque Natural La Estanzuela are also popular among nature lovers.
The area's exhibition spaces are brimming with interesting stories and quirky facts. The Museo del Vidrio and the Horno 3 Steel Museum offer a range of displays and collections that are sure to capture your interest. The Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame and the Museo de la Casa de los Titeres are also well worth a visit.
Consider spending some time at the Alfa Planetarium to learn all about scientific breakthroughs and natural history.
All those interested in the formation of the natural world will love spending a morning exploring the specimens at the Bernabe de las Casas Museum.
Experience the artistic side of Monterrey at one of the many exhibition spaces. It's easy to spend a whole afternoon reveling in the creative atmosphere of the La Pinacoteca del Estado, the Museo de Arte Contemporaneo and the Centro Cultural Arte.
The past comes to life at the Museo de Historia Mexicana and the Museo Metropolitano de la Ciudad de Monterrey thanks to their wide range of informative displays. Like the sound of those? There's even more to be seen at the Museo del Noreste and the Obispado Museum.
To learn more about the area's rich and fascinating past, pay a visit to its many historic monuments and buildings. Start your history tour at the Museo del Obispado and Barrio Antiguo. When it comes to days of old, there's always more to discover. The Antiguo Palacio Federal and the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon are also great places to check out.
Take a peek into the lives of some of the area's most influential families with a visit to the stately grounds of El Obispado.
The spiritual side of the region can be experienced at Basilica de Guadalupe and Iglesia Sagrado Corazon de Jesus. If you'd be interested to explore some more religious sites, head to Capilla de los Dulces Nombres and Metropolitan Cathedral of Our Lady of Monterrey.
Before you pack your bags and head home, ensure you stop at some of the area's lesser-known attractions. Some good places to begin with are the Biblioteca Universitaria and the Pinacoteca de Nuevo Leon. Also, contemplate a trip to the University of Monterrey Library and Pueblo de Santiago if you can squeeze it in.
This family-friendly Monterrey hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Auditorium Pabellón M and Macroplaza. Cintermex and Arena Monterrey are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from Citadel Shopping Center and within 16 miles (25 km) of Estadio Universitario and Bosque Magico. Fundidora Park and Arena Monterrey are also within 20 miles (32 km).
Situated in Santa Catarina, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of University of Monterrey Library, U.S. Consulate General and Canon de la Huasteca. Plaza San Pedro Mall and Galerias Monterrey are also within 6 miles (10 km).
Situated in San Pedro Garza Garcia, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Center and Plaza Fiesta San Agustin. KidZania Monterrey and Galerias Valle Oriente are also within 2 miles (3 km).
Located in Monterrey Centro, this hotel is steps away from Casino Monterrey and Faro de Comercio. Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Macroplaza are also within 5 minutes.
Located in Monterrey Centro, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Auditorium Pabellón M, Faro de Comercio and Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno. Macroplaza and Museo del Obispado are also within 3 miles (5 km).
Located in Monterrey Centro, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Convex Exposition Center, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Museo de Arte Contemporaneo and Museo de Historia Mexicana. Plaza Fiesta San Agustin and Galerias Monterrey are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Located in Monterrey Centro, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Auditorium Pabellón M and Faro de Comercio. Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Macroplaza are also within 15 minutes.