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¡Qué Chilo Sonora! Reality show on Televisa Sonora to feature Rocky Point

The new reality show project ¡Qué Chilo Sonora! (Sonora is so cool!) brings together talented artists and TV hosts from Televisa Sonora to compete in challenges at sites across the state, while promoting the entire region. The Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau encourages the local tourism and business sectors …

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Rocky Point was top Sonora destination over U.S. Independence Day

More than 33,700 tourists, primarily from the U.S., visited Rocky Point, Sonora over the 4th of July holiday weekend. The number of visitors who made their way to this beach destination to celebrate the holiday weekend translated into an 89% hotel occupancy rate, as well as 72% during the period …

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Puerto Peñasco to host 2022 Bacanora Festival this weekend!

The Sea of Cortez in Puerto Peñasco will serve as background July 2nd and 3rd to promote Sonora’s emblematic beverage, along with regional products, and a musical array of invited artists. The 2022 Bacanora Festival will take place on the Malecon in the Old Port, promoting Sonora’s traditional spirit as …

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Puerto Peñasco is the ideal spot to celebrate the 4th of July!

The 4th of July, U.S. Independence Day, is rapidly approaching and along with it plans as to how to celebrate the important holiday. Puerto Peñasco has become the ideal destination to celebrate the 4th because of everything it has to offer: from great hotel offerings for all tastes and needs, …

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More than 33,000 U.S. visitors to Puerto Peñasco over Memorial Day Weekend

ver 33,000 tourists enjoyed the sun and sand of Puerto Peñasco over the recent “U.S. Memorial Day” holiday weekend. Tourists to the area, primarily from Arizona and California, represented an overall 87% hotel occupancy rate for the city. Beaches, along with city streets and family-fun sites, were packed, providing an …

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Puerto Peñasco OCV displays all of Puerto Peñasco’s strengths in the 2022 Tianguis Turistico

The Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau displayed the strength of this destination located in the corner of the Sea of Cortez at the 2022 Tianguis Turistico held in Acapulco Guerrero from May 22 to 25, where more than 73 appointments were made, captivating the market of Japan and Canada …

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The Lukeville – Sonoita border crossing is widening it’s schedule for Memorial day Weekend.

Due to the Memorial Day celebration, the schedule for border crossing at the Arizona-Sonoita port of entry will be extended 2 hours on May 27 and May 30. US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is extending these hours thanks to the petition made from the Puerto Peñasco Municipal Government, which …

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Puerto Peñasco welcomed over 40 travel agents from across Mexico for POTENTUR 2022

More than 40 travel agents from various central and southern Mexican states recently toured magical and emblematic sites across Puerto Peñasco, and the surrounding desert, as part of POTENTUR 2022. Promoted by the Puerto Peñasco Convention and Visitors Bureau, in coordination with Hotel Peñasco del Sol, the goal of the …

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Highlighting Puerto Peñasco at 2022 Travel Expo in Chihuahua

The Puerto Peñasco Convention & Visitors Bureau (OCV) showcased strengths of our tourism destination at the 2022 Travel Expo held in the capital city of neighboring Chihuahua May 7th– 8th. At the 2022 Travel Expo, OCV representatives had the opportunity to highlight the area’s most beautiful and emblematic sites, hotel …

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Flying to Puerto Peñasco is now an option!

As of April 29th, flying to Rocky Point is once again a reality with launch of a Tijuana-Puerto Peñasco connection, which is expected to broaden both tourism and business markets. Reconnecting commercial flights to the area, made possible via Calafia Airlines, cuts down on distance and travel time between Tijuana …

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Busy Easter Holidays in Puerto Peñasco

Over the recent Semana Santa (Holy Week) and subsequent Easter Week, Puerto Peñasco saw positive tourism numbers with the arrival of over 132,800 visitors from different parts of Mexico as well as the American southwest. This influx of people represents economic review of over 159,376,000 pesos, reaffirming this spot as …

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Puerto Peñasco beaches achieve Platinum Beach award

Puerto Peñasco’s Sandy Beach, along with the beach at Islas del Mar, received the national Platinum Beach in recognition of excellence as well as standards of cleanliness and sustainability. The Mexican Institute of Standardization and Certification (IMNC) granted the Platinum Beach awards to the two beaches in Puerto Peñasco, as …

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