Visit Loreto, the historical capital of Baja California, and relax in the tranquil ambiance of the indigo hued Sea of Cortez. As the first capital of the Californias, Loreto's culture runs as deep as its rich history. Come explore the warmth of Loreto's community. Enjoy world-class sport fishing and play golf and tennis. With year round temperatures averaging in the 80s, outdoor activities are always available. Try sailing, kayaking, diving, horseback riding, mountain biking, and beach combing or take a tour to old Mission San Javier. And when your appetite has grown from a long day of playing under the warm rays of the Mexican sun, indulge in cuisine perfected for over two hundred years. Loreto has an international airport, a bus depot and excellent tourist services including hotels, motels, restaurants, trailer parks & car rentels. Aereo California with it's daily scheduled air service from Los Angeles, make your next vacation plan to come and see Loreto.
The oldest town in Baja California Sur, is surrounded by the incomparable scenery of the la Giganta mountain range, the desert and the Sea of Cortez. Nature was generous with Loreto; the intense blues of the sea, contrast with the greens of the palm groves, and the violets of the islands. The desert, with its cactu sand muteds tones contrasts with the dramatic amphitheater formed by the brilliant colors of the imposing steep rocks of the Sierra de la Giganta.