Visit Loreto, a Paradise full of History

Loreto, Baja California Sur

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Through cobbled streets, you will find monuments in the Historic Capital of Las Californias, founded in 1697, first point of Jesuit evangelization and Magic Village since 2012, with the La Sierra de la Giganta and the Sea of Cortez as a landscape.

EXPLORE THE MISSION OF OUR LADY OF LORETO


In the heart of the city, you can admire the sculptures of the Virgin of Loreto and the altarpieces dating from the 18th century in the mother of the missions of Upper and Lower California.

WALK ALONG THE MUSEUM OF JESUIT MISSIONS


Revive more than 300 years of history admiring religious art, ancient documents, weapons, tools, and crafts.

MEET THE SALVATIERRA SQUARE


Both in the square and the surroundings in the historic center, see the architecture of old buildings adapted as hotels, houses, and shops.

ENJOY THE COASTAL BOARDWALK 


Be surprised by watching pelicans catch fish and admire the sculptures of whale shark and sea lions on the picturesque tour; taste the northern food and the sea specialties like ceviche, fish tacos, lobster and chocolate clam, and hire a boat to fish or visit the islands. 

LIVE THE HOLIDAYS CELEBRATED DURING THE YEAR


Participate in fishing tournaments and off-road races.
You can also walk the narrow-stepped, rapidly descending streets -callejonear- in the patronal and cultural festivals, and share the numerous traditions of this quiet village.