Images of Heroica Caborca, Sonora
Enjoy images of sites of interest in the northern Sonora city of Caborca, Mexico.
Located in Northern Sonora, a short drive from the Arizona border, Caborca has a thriving agricultural sector with major crops of asparagus and table grapes, and also has several picturesque historical sites to visit. Don’t forget your camera as you visit the temple in Pueblo Viejo, Caborca petroglyphs and other unique sites.
The city gained its “heroic” designation from the Mexican federal government to honor the city and its citizens for its successful defense against American filibusteros in 1857, and every year the city celebrates the event with its Fiestas de Abril.