Puerto Penasco, Mexico (often called Rocky Point)
Because Puerto Penasco is only 60 miles south of the Arizona, US / Sonora, Mexico border, Puerto Penasco (Rocky Point) is a favorite road-trip destination for thousands of US residents. Puerto Penasco overlooks the majestic Sea of Cortez in Northern Sonora, Mexico. There are numerous hotels, vacation villa and condo rentals, and a few rather upscale resorts to choose from (there are also plenty of RV parks and campgrounds).
Driving to Puerto Penasco
The 60 mile drive along Mexico's Route 8 to Puerto Penasco is in good condition, although you should always be extremely careful when driving in Mexico. Mexico Driving Safety Tips
Puerto Penasco Driving Map