Baja california sur mexico map. Baja california state mexico map in 16 zoomable tiles or sections. Baja california sur main map and 16 detailed baja california mexico maps with all cities ciudades and towns pueblos shown. I n november 2012 the federal environment and natural resources secretariat secretaria de medio ambiente y recursos naturales semarnat refused a request to allow open pit opencast mining in the buffer zone of the sierra la laguna biosphere reserve in baja california sur. Los barriles is located on the shores of the sea of cortez right in between los cabos and la paz.
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About 12 to 15 million years ago the east pacific rise began cutting into the margin of the north american plate initiating the separation of the peninsula from it. Discuss baja california sur travel with tripadvisor travelers. The baja california peninsula was once a part of the north american plate the tectonic plate of which mainland mexico remains a part. It served as the capital of las californias from 1697 to 1777.
The city of 14724 people and is located on the coast of the gulf of california about 120 mi north of the state capital la paz. Loreto or concho is a resort town and municipal seat of loreto municipality located on the gulf of california in eastern baja california sur state mexico. We have tried to make these travel maps of baja california as accurate and as up to date as possible. Those lucky enough to make the full tijuana to los cabos trip will find that the carretera transpeninsular hwy 1 offers stunning vistas at every turn.
Baja the earths second longest peninsula offers over 1200km of the mystical ethereal majestic and untamed. Loreto was the first spanish settlement on the baja california peninsula. Travel forums for baja california sur.