San Pedro is a city-suburb of Monterrey, situated in the Mexican state of Nuevo Leon. It is also known as San Pedro Garza García or simply Garza García. San Pedro is the most affluent community in all of Latin America. Nicknamed the ‘Pride of Mexico’, this neighbourhood has been compared to Beverly Hills and Greenwich in the USA. San Pedro is a contemporary commercial suburb that is filled with parks, art galleries, gardens, museums, and private schools.
San Pedro is the headquarters of a number of influential corporations that include ALFA, Cemex, Gamesa, Vitro, Pyosa, and Cydsa. It has some of the best private schools in the country, such as The American School Foundation of Monterrey, Colegio Inglés, Instituto San Roberto, and The American Institute of Monterrey. The Catholic Universidad de Monterrey in San Pedro ranks among the top universities in the country. There are many locations for office space in San Pedro.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are many things to see and do in San Pedro. Chipinque Park is located within the Parque Nacional Cumbres de Monterrey. Situated at the base of the Sierra Madre, this natural forest is a great place to go jogging or biking and there is a resort hotel within the park. Centro Cultural Alfa is an interactive science museum, located within a tilted column-shaped structure and surrounded by lush gardens. It offers a planetarium, and glasswork art by Rufino Tamayo. For dining in San Pedro, visit El Centrito. This is a traditional area of the town where you can select from several restaurants and nightclubs, such as Classico, Dubai, and Gêorge Club.
The Mariano Escobedo Airport is located within 50 minutes of San Pedro. You can also get to San Pedro via a 30 minute bus ride from downtown Monterrey. There is reliable taxi and bus service throughout San Pedro. The main highways which run near the area are Route 36/Abraham Lincoln and Route 910, which provide links to San Pedro.