Ajo is a lovely city situated in the ‘heart’ of the Sonoran Desert with only 4,000 permanent residents. It is a perfect destination for anyone looking to spend some quality time away from the ‘noise’ of big cities. The climate is ideal, since it is mild with very low humidity levels. The Spanish architectural influence is very strong here and combined with the panoramic views of the Sonoran desert makes Ajo a perfect destination for people looking for places to shoot some great photos, enjoy quality time with family, and enjoy the unique tranquility of the desert. While in Ajo, we suggest you to visit the old mines and discover the rich cultural identity of the area. There are many low cost accommodation options to choose from.