The PiCaSo Route is a touristic tour that offers its visitors a unique experience of discovering the fascinating world of the Leather, Footwear and Hat industry in Léon, Gto, Mexico on a vivencial manner. It receives the 2014 Guanajuato Award for the Innovative Idea and the 2016 National Award for the Mexican Diversified Touristic Product, in the Cultural Tourism Category.
Certificate number: BEX 005/2017 RTI
Ruta PiCaSo® (The Leather, Shoe and Hat Route as it stands for its initials in spanish) offers its visitors a wide range of experiential tours to discover on a vivencial manner the fascinating world of the Leather, Footwear & Hat industry in Leon, located in the State of Guanajuato, Mexico. Ruta PiCaSo takes you to the heart of the legendary industry of Leon to show you its true identity, visiting historical sites, old fashioned tanneries, modern shoe and hat factories, personalized shoe and fine leather workshops, traditional leather market and shopping centers specializing in footwear and leather goods. It received the 2014 State of Guanajuato Award for the Innovative Idea and the 2016 National Tourism Award for the Mexican Diversified Touristic Product, in the Cultural Tourism category. It also holds the GTO Quality label, follows the GSTC (Global Sustainable Tourism Council) Criteria for Tour Operators and obtained the Biosphere Responsible Tourism certification in the Tourism Experience category.