Cheap Flights to San Luis Potosi

San Luis Potosi overview

When is the best time to fly to San Luis Potosi?

As one of the more prosperous districts of Mexico, San Luis Potosi is a popular destination for travellers looking for an authentic experience of Central America. Business and industry are the main activities of the area but there is also a thriving entertainment sector which welcomes visitors of all nationalities with a typically hospitable Mexican embrace. Because of this, the population of this city is comparatively young, so there is an established nightlife and a host of family activities in the urban centre. Peak season is between November and April and there is a regular pilgrimage to the Procession of Silence every Easter. As with all of Mexico, Cinco di Mayo and the Day of the Dead are the highlights of the calendar year. However, those who organise a flight to San Luis Potosi in August or September will be pleasantly surprised how cost- effective it can be. Accommodation and the cost of living in Mexico is affordable making this an ideal destination for sightseers and holiday groups.

City overview

When booking flights to San Luis Potosi, visitors will touch down in clement conditions throughout the year, the tropical climate and inland location mean that outdoor activities are accessible whenever you will be visiting. Xilitla is a very popular nature spot for foreign travellers which boasts stunning scenery and a panoramic view of some of Mexico's most serene landscapes. For sporty types, there are three links golf courses which are flanked by mature cacti, as well as kayaking, potholing and extreme sports. For those who are less intrepid but no less adventurous, the hot spring water park at the Spa of Gogorron is a firm family favourite. If you are looking for an authentic cultural experience, the Tamtoc archaeological site is a fascinating snapshot of life as it used to be in San Luis Potosi.

Getting around San Luis Potosi

The easiest and most recommended way to see the attractions of San Luis Potosi is by your own transport, if however this is inconvenient, holiday makers are advised to book transport via the concierge desk at your hotel and to agree a fare before embarking on long journeys.

Getting from the Airport to the City

Ponciano Arriaga Airport (SLP) serves San Luis Potosi with flights from the capital, Texas and various United States airports. From touchdown you will be about three miles (4.8 km) out of town, taxis are available but drivers in Mexico are known to be unscrupulous, so the regular shuttle bus is more reliable and perfectly comfortable. Unless you speak Mexican Spanish, it would be wise to hire a car before your flight to San Luis Potosi; popular rental firms will have a concession in the terminal.

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How much do things cost in San Luis Potosi?

Clothing & Shoes
Pair of jeans
R 494.83
Pair of Nike shoes
R 801.30
Transport
Petrol (1 litre)
R 10.61
One-way ticket (local transport)
R 5.38
1 km taxi journey
R 3.54
1 hour taxi waiting fee
R 60.12
Markets
Bottle of beer (imported beer)
R 18.39
Large bottle of water
R 9.43
1 litre of milk
R 9.90
Bottle of wine
R 70.72
Restaurants
3 course meal for 2
R 304.11
Small bottle of water (0.33 litre)
R 6.37
Cheap meal
R 42.43
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 litre)
R 7.78
How much does an apartment cost in San Luis Potosi?
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre
R 1627
3 bedroom apartment in city centre
R 3772
3 bedroom apartment outside of centre
R 3583
1 bedroom apartment in city centre
R 3654

International departures to San Luis Potosi

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