Altarena - Mexico, Sonora, Hermosillo

Basic Details


+52 662 260 6049


24 / 7


1.3 mi



Parking Available


J697+5C El Tepeyac, Son., Mexico


Altarena is a beautiful beach located in Hermosillo, Mexico. This beach is approximately 2 km long and has stunning golden sand


Altarena offers visitors amenities such as bathroom access and there are lifeguards on duty for safety. Dogs are allowed on the beach, but visitors are reminded to keep them on a leash..


Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities such as swimming, sunbathing, and fishing


There is a large parking lot available for visitors, and parking is free of charge.

Fun Fact

Fun fact: Altarena is also known as "El Cochórit Beach," named after the nearby village of El Cochórit.


There are a few attractions on and near the beach, including the Estero del Soldado, which is a beautiful estuary where visitors can enjoy bird watching and kayaking. There is also a walking trail that leads to the top of the hill overlooking the beach, which offers stunning views of the Sea of Cortez.


There are several restaurants near Altarena beach, including Mariscos La Costa and El Cuchupetas, which serve delicious seafood dishes.


Visitors to Altarena have a variety of hotel options available in Hermosillo. The nearby Fiesta Inn Hermosillo hotel is a popular choice among travelers and offers comfortable rooms and great amenities such as a pool, gym, and restaurant. Another option is the Araiza Hermosillo, which is also located nearby and offers comfortable rooms and a range of amenities.


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Sandee Rating: 82/100

Altarena provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

No, Altarena does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach – please be careful when swimming on this beach.

Altarena is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

Altarena boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

Altarena does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

No, Altarena maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

Altarena does not have nearby food options – please plan your beach day accordingly.

Altarena is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Camping, Hiking, Snorkeling.

Altarena does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

Yes, bring your dog with you to Altarena!

Altarena is not generally considered to be good for surfing.