Durango’s Historic Center is one of Mexico’s most splendid. It boasts one of the most gorgeous cathedrals in the Americas, several baroque churches, and a superb sculpture collection scattered throughout a number of buildings, squares, and even cemeteries. Come and see!
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The capital of Durango is part of the Camino Real de Tierra Adentro (Royal Road of the Heartland). It features magnificent colonial buildings, especially its churches. Durango is also home to movie sets, and the city’s surroundings offer exciting ecotourism activities. Plus, you can enjoy delicious food in its markets and restaurants, such as the traditional beef stew known as caldillo durangueño.
When you visit this marvelous state you will immediately feel at home. Its unbelievably blue skies, dreamy landscapes, gorgeous architecture, and myriad cultural attractions make it clear why Durango’s people are so proud of their state. Whether you are traveling alone, as a couple, with a group of friends, as a family, or even for business, Durango has options for everyone. There are good hotels, hostels for backpackers, and restaurants offering haute Mexican cuisine, regional and international fare. You can also enjoy small outdoor cafés with a book, or just sit back and soak up the atmosphere before continuing to discover the city.