Sonora is a desert state in . While it is not near the top of most people's travel plans, it is not without charm.
Photo: Thatslegit, Public domain.

Popular Destinations

, formerly called Pitic, is a city located in the center of the northwestern Mexican state of Sonora. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in Municipality, in the southwest part of the state of Sonora, in northwestern Mexico. Photo: Intersofia, Public domain.

is a city in Sonora, . Food is a very important culture in the city, which accommodates a wide variety of international and traditional Mexican restaurants and food outlets. Photo: Javieremo, Public domain.

Heroica is a city of 185,000 people in Sonora on the United States- border. Photo: Lolexiss, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is a city of 139,000 in the state of Sonora, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tiburón Island is the largest island in the and the largest island in , with an area of 1,201 square kilometres. Photo: Stevemarlett, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a beach city in the northwestern corner of the state of Sonora in on the shores of the Sea of Cortez, about 112 km south of the border with . Photo: Lvpimages, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in Municipality in the northeastern corner of the Mexican state of Sonora. Photo: LIMO 5, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Municipality in the Mexican state of Sonora, in northwestern Mexico. Photo: Francisco Javier Espinoza Pérez, CC BY 2.0.

The Gran Desierto de Altar is one of the major sub-ecoregions of the , located in the State of Sonora, in northwest . Photo: Gcorpart, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bahía Kino is a town in the Mexican state of Sonora, Hermosillo , on the Sea of Cortez; it was named after Eusebio Kino.

is a small town in Municipality in the north of the Mexican state of Sonora.


Latitude of center
29.3333° or 29° 20' north
Longitude of center
-110.6667° or 110° 40' west
592 metres (1942 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 305626610
Geo­Names ID
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sonora
  • Arabic: Sonora
  • Arabic: سونورا
  • Arabic: ولاية سونورا
  • Arabic: ولايه سونورا
  • Aragonese: Sonora
  • Armenian: Սոնորա
  • Asturian: Sonora
  • Aymara: Sonora Istadu
  • Basque: Sonora
  • Bavarian: Sonora
  • Belarusian: Санора
  • Belarusian: Штат Санора
  • Bengali: সোনোরা
  • Bishnupriya: সোনোরা
  • Bosnian: Sonora
  • Breton: Sonora
  • Bulgarian: Сонора
  • Catalan: Estat de Sonora
  • Catalan: Sonora
  • Cebuano: Estado de Sonora
  • Cherokee: ᏐᏃᎳ
  • Cheyenne: Sonora
  • Chinese: Sonora Chiu
  • Chinese: 索諾拉
  • Chinese: 索諾拉州
  • Chinese: 索诺拉州
  • Cornish: Sonora
  • Croatian: Sonora
  • Czech: Sonora
  • Danish: Sonora
  • Dutch: Sonora
  • English: Estado de Sonora
  • Esperanto: Sonora
  • Esperanto: Sonoro
  • Estonian: Sonora
  • Estonian: Sonora osariik
  • Finnish: Sonora
  • French: Estado Libre y Soberano de Sonora
  • French: Sonora
  • French: État de Sonora
  • French: État de Sonore
  • Galician: Estado de Sonora
  • Galician: Sonora
  • Georgian: სონორა
  • German: MX-SON
  • German: Sonora
  • Greek: Σονόρα
  • Gujarati: સોનોરા
  • Hebrew: סונורה
  • Hindi: सोनोरा
  • Hungarian: Sonora
  • Ido: Sonora
  • Iloko: Sonora
  • Indonesian: Sonora
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Stato Sonora
  • Irish: Sonora
  • Italian: Sonora
  • Japanese: ソノラ州
  • Japanese: ソノーラ州
  • Kannada: ಸೊನೊರಾ
  • Korean: 소노라
  • Korean: 소노라주
  • Ladino: Sonora
  • Lao: Sonora
  • Latin: Sonora
  • Latvian: Sonora
  • Lithuanian: Sonora
  • Lithuanian: Sonoros valstija
  • Macedonian: Сонора
  • Malagasy: Sonora
  • Malay: Sonora
  • Marathi: सोनोरा
  • Mazanderani: سونورا ایالت
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sonora Chiu
  • Northern Frisian: Sonora (Bundesstoot)
  • Northern Frisian: Sonora
  • Norwegian: Sonora
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Estado Libre y Soberano de Sonora
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sonora
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Delstaten Sonora
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sonora
  • Occitan (post 1500): Sonora
  • Ossetian: Сонорæ
  • Pampanga: Sonora
  • Panjabi: ਸੋਨੋਰਾ
  • Persian: ایالت سونورا
  • Piemontese: Sonora
  • Polish: Sonora
  • Portuguese: Sonora
  • Quechua: Sonora suyu
  • Romanian: Sonora
  • Romanian: Statul Sonora
  • Romansh: Sonora
  • Russian: Сонора
  • Sardinian: Sonora
  • Scots: Sonora
  • Serbian: Држава Сонора
  • Serbian: Сонора
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sonora
  • Sinhala: සැනොරා
  • Slovak: Sonora
  • Spanish: Estado de Sonora
  • Spanish: Sonora
  • Spanish: Sonorense
  • Swahili: Sonora
  • Swedish: Sonora
  • Tagalog: Sonora
  • Tajik: Иёлати Сонора
  • Tajik: Сонора
  • Tamil: சொனோரா
  • Tatar: Сонора
  • Telugu: సోనోరా
  • Thai: Sonora
  • Thai: รัฐโซโนรา
  • Thai: โซโนรา
  • Turkish: Sonora
  • Ukrainian: Сонора
  • Urdu: سونورا
  • Uzbek: Sonora
  • Vietnamese: Sonora
  • Waray (Philippines): Sonora
  • Welsh: Sonora
  • Western Panjabi: سونورا
  • Wu Chinese: 索诺拉州
  • Yue Chinese: 索諾拉州
  • altar, sonora
  • სონორის შტატი

Popular Destinations in Northern Mexico

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.  

Escape to a Random Place

CanadaUnited States
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Sonora. See this page's contributions. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 2.5.