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La Candelaria

Hwy 19 | Santa Cantarina Mountains, Todos Santos 23000, Mexico
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Ranked #12 of 16 Attractions in Todos Santos
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English first
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Tried to drive up from the coast, but road was impassable for cars so went down to Cabo and took the hard to find dirt road up into the mountains. A number of forks in dirt road with no signs, but people helpful when asked for the way. It's basically a long bumpy drive of about 26 km up a... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

We visited La Candelaria on our recent vacation trip to Cabo San Lucus, The night before my wife and daughters went and purchased various items, coffee beans, Sugar, Rice, Baby Formula, and Diapers. We went as a family as we heard they were off grid, no power, no electricity. after driving for miles in and over the mountains we came... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

Well, interesting as it is, Candelaria is very hard to find. We had Moon travel book and couldn't follow the directions from a certain point. The roads are very sandy, it is quite remote, and no one speaks English. If you are on an ATV tour, maybe the guide knows about it. We tried a second time with a native... More

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Norfolk, VA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2008

This was the highlight of our honeymoon, not the romantic stuff but getting away and seeing how these people lived. Seeing the school projects and the things in this town were very interesting to us. Anyways we would recommend seeing this with the WILD ATV tour that stops in here. Very interesting!

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