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Sonora Travel Guide


With its cobblestone streets, delightful central plaza, 250-year-old baroque church, and thoughtfully restored haciendas, Álamos is the most authentically revived colonial town in Sonora. Although Sonora has many historic areas from the Spanish colonial period, Álamos once held sway over a vast area, and is arguably the most historically important spot in the state. In the ecologically

rich zone where the Sonoran Desert meets a dry tropical forest, the entire town is designated a national historic monument.

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