World Heritage Sites in Mexico

A UNESCO Treasure: El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve

Nestled in the heart of the Sonoran Desert in northeastern Mexico, a breathtaking expanse of otherworldly landscapes awaits exploration. The El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located along the Gulf of California's border, is a realm where volcanic wonders, vast dune fields, and a remarkable diversity of life converge, creating a natural masterpiece unlike any other.

Campeche: Modern City and Historic Fortified Town (Mexico)

Located on the western shores of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico, the city of Campeche is known for its rich history that dates back several centuries. The city combines colonial grandeur, vibrant culture, and natural beauty, making it a fascinating place to visit. The fortified historic center of Campeche is especially unique and offers visitors a one-of-a-kind experience.

Gulf of California: A World Heritage Site of Ecological Marvels

The Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California, a World Heritage serial property, represent the diverse and vibrant oceanographic zones of the Gulf of California in northwestern Mexico. Often referred to as the "Aquarium of the World," this region is a global marine conservation treasure. The stunning landscapes, rich biodiversity, and conservation significance of the Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California highlight their importance and beauty.