Area Code -- The telephone area code is 442.

Climate -- The average temperature in summer is 24°C (75°F), in winter 13°C (56°F).

Elevation -- Querétaro sits at 1,818m (5,963 ft.).

Emergency -- The central emergency number (similar to 911) is tel. 066.

Hospital -- The local hospital is the Hospital Angeles (tel. 442/215-5901 or 442/216-2751), at Bernardo del Razo 21, Colonia Ensueño.

Internet Access -- Cybercafes and Internet access providers are everywhere in the central historic district.

Parking -- To find parking in the downtown area, look for white square signs with the capital letter E in light blue. There are a couple of places at Pino Suárez 45 and 17. Rates run about 10 pesos for the first hour, and a little less thereafter.


Post Office -- The correo, Arteaga 5, is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 2:30pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.