Sonora is a desert state in . While it is not near the top of most people's travel plans, it is not without charm. Sonora has an elevation of 592 meters.

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is the capital city of , . is one of the largest cities in Mexico, with a population of around 850,000 people.

Heroica is a city of 185,000 people in on the - border.

is a beach city in the northwestern corner of the state of in on the shores of the Sea of Cortez, about 112 km south of the border with .

Bahia de Kino is on the Sea of Cortez about 100 km from in the state of , .


is a city in , . Ciudad Obregon is the agricultural capital and the second largest city in the state of Sonora, with a population of around 450,000 people.

is a city in , . sprawls over several towns in between rocky outcroppings -- among them , San Carlos, San Jose de and Empalme.

Isla Tiburón is in the Sea of Cortez offshore of the state of in .

Banamichi is one of several small pueblos on the Rio Sonora in Mexico, founded in 1639.

is a town located in the foothills of the Sierra Madre Occidental in , .


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