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Sinaloa

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Sinaloa is a state in Northern Mexico.

Cities[edit]

  • 1 Culiacán - capital of Sinaloa, and major agricultural hub
  • 2 Cosalá - a charming town named a "Pueblo Mágico" by Mexico's Secretariat of Tourism (SECTUR)
  • 3 El Fuerte - a colonial gem, named a "Pueblo Mágico" by Mexico's Secretariat of Tourism (SECTUR)
  • 4 Guasave - the agricultural heart of Mexico
  • 5 Los Mochis - "the entrance" to the Copper Canyon
  • 6 Mazatlán - a Beach resort
  • 7 Topolobampo - port town of Los Mochis, surrounded by bays and mangroves

Other destinations[edit]

Sinaloa is rather like the country of Chile in that it is a long narrow strip of land with ocean on its west and mountains in the east. As a result there are a lot of overlooked beaches and mountain playgrounds for those willing to get off the beaten path and explore a bit.

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See[edit]

  • The Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California — a UNESCO World Heritage site, shared with three other Mexican states

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Stay safe[edit]

Sinaloa has the highest murder rate of any state in Mexico, so be cautious (especially in the northern region).

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