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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.
Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place for a photo-op. Lots of guides and tourists. I didn't see much reason for making a special trip to view it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chitownsam
Reviewed March 13, 2019

This is a small, out-of-the-way alley (hence the name). We stopped for a quick kiss, and were on our way...

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank H M
Reviewed March 10, 2019

This is a cute little picturesque alley with a sweet old legend associated with it located in the center of town. However, that is about all it is. It is constantly overrun with tourists and guides trying to charge you just for being there. I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gingerik
Reviewed March 9, 2019

We happened by here on Valentines day. Lots of couples lining up to get a photo. Such a cute romantic place to share a kiss with the one you love. If you arrive at the bottom of the steps go to the top to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GwenOT
Reviewed March 7, 2019

This is a narrow alley where tour guides try to charge you to tell the story of two doomed lovers. From one of the local tour guide booklets: "It is said that Dona Ana was the only child of an uncompromising and violent man... Dona...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank matthewrafat
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Take your place in the line for an obligatory photo! Ok for a quick stop as you wander the beautiful town of Guanajuato as a pretty little street but not a show stopper.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Two balconies so close together you could kiss is the stuff of legends. Tour guides try to latch onto you at the entrance to the narrow alley, almost trapping you. Enter through a store crowded with tourist items and go up a narrow circular staircase...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank susanaquerida
Reviewed February 22, 2019

Have a little smooch in this location..look for the alley hidden away off the main thoroughfare..lots of teeshirt shops leading up to it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MissBeee
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

If you need to post that photo on Instagram then don’t let me stop you. Otherwise avoid like the plague

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kardy1
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Worth seeing in a tour, or for couples on a date. Legend is as sad of a story as Romeo and Juliet. Oh well

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank holzman
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Response from I1385QMricardor | 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